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Tensions Between Genders in the Black Community.

Mike Tyson returns to the ring Saturday night after a four year absence. Three of those years were spent in jail on a rape conviction. .Tyson continues to deny the charge. Commentator Gerald Early says that Tyson's release from prison sparked new questions about an old debate in the black community: tensions between the genders. Gerald Early teaches English at Washington University where he directs the program on African and Afro-American studies. He's the author of The Culture of Bruising: Essays on Prize fighting, Literature and Modern American Culture.

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Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 17, 1995: Interview with Paolo Cherchi Usai; Interview with Caleb Sampson; Review of Foo Fighters' and Wilco's albums "Foo Fighters" and "A. M."; Interview with…

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