Edward Rhymes on Muck Rack

Edward Rhymes

Eagan, MN USA
CEO and Found, Rhymes Media Group and Freelance Writer — Freelance
Covers:  cultural/race relations, international affairs, movies, prison industrial complex, politics, sports, poverty
Doesn't Cover: fashion, gossip

Edward Rhymes CEO/Founder of Rhymes Media Group and author of, When Racism Is Law & Prejudice Is Policy.

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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....

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