Posts by Amiri Tulloch


DNC Week in the Streets of Philly: Day 2 Account

I explain why I must actively participate in the fight for Black liberation and why I can not separate myself from the fight to value my life and my community.


DNC Week in the Streets of Philly: Day 1 Account

I'm in Philly for three days to experience DNC Week. Here's my recap of the Monday, which I spent marching and having fun in the streets of Philadelphia.

Members of Baltimore's police department. (Photo: John Taggart, EPA)

The Realities of Policing in America (feat. Sgt. De Lacy Davis)

De Lacy Davis, a retired police sergeant, joins me to share his personal perspectives on policing in America and joins me to discuss his illuminating experiences with the system after spending 20 years as a New Jersey officer.

Legendary coach Pat Summitt. (Photo: WJBC)

Pat Summitt: The Face of Women’s Basketball

Eight days after Coach Summitt passed away, I asked members of the WNBA's New York Liberty about her impact on the sport. The legend's imprint on women's basketball became clear immediately.

NBA Draft Recap & Offseason Update (feat. Jamal Murphy)

NBA Draft Recap & Offseason Update (feat. Jamal Murphy)

Jamal Murphy, sports analyst and cohost on CBS Sports Radio, joins me to discuss micro and macro aspects of the 2016 NBA Draft and to review other offseason news and notes.

Should Athletes Talk About Social and Political Issues?

Should Athletes Talk About Social and Political Issues?

Do professional athletes have an obligation to publicly comment on political and social issues? Amiri shares the Facebook responses from that question and adds his own opinions to the conversation.

flint water jug

Lead Poisoning in Water with Nancy Loeb

I am joined by environmental expert Nancy Loeb to discuss the potency of lead in water, lead poisoning's prevalence in America, and more -- all in context of Flint's water crisis.


United Negro College Fund — #BlackHistoryMonday 1

For this inaugural edition of #BlackHistoryMonday, I look at the United Negro College Fund.

Host Zach Goldbaum and rapper Kendrick Lamar, NOISEY (CNW Group/Rogers Media)

A Look Inside “Bompton with Kendrick Lamar”

In today's podcast, I play back a pre-recorded interview with Andy Capper, the executive producer of the "Bompton with Kendrick Lamar" documentary.


Environmental Racism in Flint with Dr. Mijin Cha

I am joined by guest Dr. Mijin Cha, who writes about environmental justice around the world and calls Flint's water crisis a classic example of environmental racism. Dr. Cha defines environmental racism; explains how that concept relates to Flint; and cites other instances of environmental injustice in history.