Tai-Nehisi Coates Joins The Katie Halper Show!

During the episode, the Atlantic correspondent, author of Between the World and Me, and the recipient of the MacCarther Genius Grant discusses the difference between racism in the United States and Europe, why he dislikes being called a genius, what it felt like when Toni Morrison compared him to James Baldwin, what changed his mind on reparations and the one statistic that crystalizes the need for race-based and not merely class-based solutions.

Please subscribe to The Katie Halper Show on Itunes and rate us and review us! And please support The Katie Halper Show so we can stay on air. If you donate $120, you get Ta-Nehisi’s award-winning best-selling book Between The World and Me. For only $30 more, you get that book AND Johann Hari’s Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs, which will literally change the way you think about drugs, addiction and the drug war.

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