As protests continue across the country, The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Dr. Ricky Jones, a Courier-Journal columnist, host of The Ricky Jones Show and chair of the University of Louisville’s Department of Pan-African Studies. Ricky provides perspective on race relations in Louisville and throughout America that you will not be able to find anywhere else. Highlights:
— Are these protests just a fad?
— Colin Kaepernick ended up on the right side of history.
— White supremacy isn’t just people marching around in hoods.
— Ricky’s reaction to the video of George Floyd’s death.
— The positive consequences from good cops holding bad cops accountable.
— There are similarities in groupthink with fraternity hazing and within police forces.
— Does the packaging of arguments and points matter?
— Democrats “treat black people like booty calls.”