Michael Eric Dyson on the Constitution: It's Been Hijacked by a Vicious Band of People

Celebrated professor/author Michael Eric Dyson appeared on a Constitution-focused episode of This Week, and engaged in an eloquent debate with George Will, and reminded us that lots of politicians who bring up the Constitution today forget/ignore little things like... slavery and patriarchy. It's an excellent argument, and the best of all: he tells a "greatest generation" which thinks of itself as the "apotheoisis of history" to "slow down." Word em up, Professor. Watch below, via Mediaite:

AlterNet / By Julianne Escobedo Shepherd

Posted at July 4, 2011, 4:51am