Dialogue: 130 Phillip Cunningham

October 1st Dialogue Show

Phillip Cunningham, assistant prof. of media studies at Quinnipiac University in Hamden.

Phillip Cunningham, assistant prof. of media studies at Quinnipiac University in Hamden.

This week on Dialogue 2017 Steve Kotchko talks with Phillip Cunningham, assistant professor of media studies at Quinnipiac University, about the “take a knee” controversy in the NFL.  Cunningham says sports and politics have collided many time in America.  He offers historical perspective and looks into the racial elements that fuel the current controversy that has preoccupied news and sports media.