Race Baiter: Eric Deggans on race and media listen03/15/13 Christopher Davis
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The news media sometimes covers issues of race -- but a recent book looks at whether that coverage can actually hurt race relations.
WMNF's Christopher Davis interviewed Tampa Bay Times media critic, Eric Deggans, after a community conversation on the topic last night at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg. Deggans' book is called Race Baiter: How the Media Wields Dangerous Words to Divide a Nation.