Rich Benjamin

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Rich Benjamin
Author Rich Benjamin.png
Born United States
Residence United States
Education Wesleyan University (BA)
Stanford University (PhD)
Occupation Author, television commentator, cultural critic
Website
http://www.richbenjamin.com

Rich Benjamin is an American cultural critic, multi-media journalist, and author.

Benjamin is perhaps best known for the non-fiction book Searching for Whitopia: An Improbable Journey to the Heart of White America.[1][2]

He is also a lecturer and a well-known public intellectual, who regularly discusses issues on NPR, MSNBC, and FOX News. His writing frequently appears in The New York Times and Salon.[3][4] Benjamin’s work focuses on US politics and culture, money, class, African Americans, Whites, Latinos, LGBT issues, public policy, and demographic change.

Benjamin is currently a Senior Fellow at Demos.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Randy James (2009-10-12). "America's Booming White Enclaves". Time. Retrieved 2012-04-10. 
  2. ^ "A Black Author's Journey Into American 'Whitopia'". NPR. 2009-10-06. Retrieved 2012-04-10. 
  3. ^ Benjamin Rich (2012-03-29). "The Gated Community Mentality". New York Times. Retrieved 2012-04-10. 
  4. ^ Benjamin Rich (2012-06-21). "Banner Days". New York Times Sunday Book Review. Retrieved 2013-03-10. 
  5. ^ "Demos". Demos.org. Retrieved 2012-04-10. 

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