America is changing, and there are plenty of people who neither want it to change nor understand why. America is a racist nation, and has been for generations. Being black in America brings with it fear, anger, resentment, and a belief subjugation and hate are still what a good portion of white America wants for this segment of the population. The murder of George Floyd hasn’t just opened wounds, it has ripped into one already oozing. What is it really like to be black in America? We asked former NFL lineman Keith Sims and former NBC Miami reporter Edwin O’Dell for their take, and what they will tell you about their life experiences is sometimes jaw-dropping, other times simply the stuff of righteous anger. Systemic racism from the NFL to police departments to the White House and more. Join Ed Berliner for a gripping episode of “The Man in the Arena”, where nothing is out of bounds.
Being Black in America: Systemic racism from police departments to the NFL to the White House.