Mychal Denzel Smith on rap and race at the Grammys

Premiere DateJan 28, 2014
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:28 Grammys are weird
10:52 Mychal Denzel Smith on the Grammys
30:07 Avonte's law
52:10 Listener mail on Bieber
56:58 “m.A.A.d. City” Kendrick Lamar / Credits
58:08 Finish

Mychal Denzel Smith joins us to discruss rap and race at the Grammys, Sen Chuck Schumer is proposing a new law named after Avonte Oquendo, and listener mail.

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Avonte Oquendo

Kendrick Lamar

John and Molly Knefel are journalists, writers, and co-hosts of the political podcast Radio Dispatch. John covers foreign policy, criminal justice, civil liberties, and harm reduction, with bylines at…