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Edward Rhymes is a Mint Press Columnist and author of, When Racism Is Law & Prejudice Is Policy.

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Biography

I am an internationally recognized authority in the areas of critical race theory and black studies, and is also featured in several textbooks. I hold a PhD in sociology with a concentration in Critical Race Theory and Black Studies.

Work is being used in colleges and universities across the U.S....

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@DrRhymes — 243 followers, 678 tweets

Mar 27, 2017

We need at least FOUR viable parties, if we are ever have a hope of getting what we need from this government https://t.co/b69l3QrhSW

Mar 27, 2017

It's been 66 days since the inauguration... where's the jobs plan Mr. Trump? https://t.co/SqF7QaOfGj

Mar 27, 2017

@VanessaBeeley I have some free time on RMG's #IndependentMediaMonday next month - like 4U 2 be a guest. Let me know  http://ln.is/tobtr.com/pphqc 

Mar 26, 2017

It's been 65 days since the inauguration... where's the jobs plan Mr. Trump? https://t.co/WdsHvuPdAc

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a freelance journalist for the New Bedford Standard Times (now SouthCoast Today).

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. Many, many, many years ago.

How is social media changing news?

It has essentially created an army of citizen journalist. The pro: it gives the average person a voice. The con: an abundance of nonsense