BEAT THE PRESS
4:53 pm
Fri November 15, 2013

Beat The Press Video: Was Richard Cohen's Column Racist?

Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen has been under fire for his column about New York City mayor-elect Bill de Blasio's family.
Credit Daily Beast

Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen is no stranger to controversy, but the latest furor over his remarks on mixed-race marriage has been especially fierce. Critics want Cohen axed, but he says he’s not getting a fair shake.

Read the two controversial Cohen columns for yourself: "Christie's tea party problem" and "What art says about the past".

(From the Nov. 15 show)

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