Edward Rhymes is a Mint Press Columnist and author of, When Racism Is Law & Prejudice Is Policy.
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. and World (including Harvard, Princeton, Rutgers, Penn State, Old Dominion, and the Sorbonne)
Essays and articles have appeared and ...
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I Remember Mama: One Man And Boy's Odyssey Through Abuse
Woman As Aggressor: The Unspoken Truth Of Domestic Violence
"Justifiable" White Violence And The History Of The Criminalization Of Blackness
Dr. Ed Rhymes Discusses Relationship Between Police And Black Men In America Following Ferguson
The Far Right's Horrific Monster Bash - MintPress News
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