Tanner Colby
Culturebox
June 24 2014 11:53 PMThe Radical Notion of Michael Jackson’s HumanityFive years after his death, we’ve done little to locate the man beneath the tabloid caricature.
History
Feb. 27 2014 11:38 PMThe Massive Liberal Failure on RacePart III: The Civil Rights movement ignored one very important, very difficult question. It’s time to answer it.   
History
Feb. 3 2014 11:45 PMThe Massive Liberal Failure on RacePart 1: How the left’s embrace of busing hurt the cause of integration.
Culturebox
June 25 2013 5:09 PMPaula Deen Is America’s Racist GrandmaShe may embarrass us, but that doesn’t mean we can—or should—ignore her.
Culturebox
March 12 2013 5:42 AMRegrettableThe troubling things I learned when I re-reported Bob Woodward’s book on John Belushi.
Culturebox
Sept. 19 2012 11:10 AMCan a White Author Write Black Characters?Michael Chabon says yes. And he’s right. This shouldn’t be controversial.
Culturebox
March 15 2012 7:15 AMMad Men and Black AmericaWhy Sterling Cooper was particularly afraid of black America—and why Season 5 may finally put race front and center.
Culturebox
March 14 2012 6:30 AMMad Men and Black AmericaThe critics are wrong: The series’ handling of race has been brave—and painfully accurate.
Culturebox
June 3 2014 12:00 PMThe King of Pop in ExileMichael Jackson’s personal security guards describe his final days.
History
Feb. 10 2014 11:52 PMThe Massive Liberal Failure on RacePart 2: Affirmative action doesn’t work. It never did. It’s time for a new solution.
Culturebox
Jan. 9 2014 6:02 PMSNL’s Real Race ProblemIt’s America’s, too.
Brow Beat
April 12 2013 11:41 AMDana Stevens and Tanner Colby Discuss 42
Brow Beat
Dec. 20 2012 5:44 PMDana Stevens and Tanner Colby Discuss Django Unchained
Culturebox
July 18 2012 6:20 AMDear HBO,There is a television series you need to make. It will be dramatic. And important. And you can rehire all the actors from The Wire.
Culturebox
March 14 2012 9:54 AMMad Men and Black AmericaWhy Sterling Cooper was particularly afraid of black America—and why Season 5 may finally put race front and center.
Culturebox
March 14 2012 6:25 AMMad Men and Black AmericaThe critics are wrong: The series’ handling of race has been brave—and painfully accurate.

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