- Dean Obeidallah: Larry Wilmore's show was only late-night talk show using humor to offer a black perspective to broad audience
- He says in a time of racial tensions in U.S., his show offered necessary platform for minority voices, issues. Netflix, Hulu, take note
Dean Obeidallah, a former attorney, is the host of SiriusXM's radio's daily program "The Dean Obeidallah Show" and a columnist for The Daily Beast. Follow him @TheDeansreport. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)Protesters are in the streets in Milwaukee, as years of racial tensions surface after a police shooting. A presidential candidate wants to push brown immigrants out of the country. An entire Black Lives Matter movement takes hold over the issue of police profiling and inequality — a reflection of how America is once again in the grips of a profound struggle over race.