EG: We know that sisters are doing such a fine job going And Halle's been very up front about how she Ed Mix and match royalty-free images, videos, and editorial with UltraPacks that never expire. : Voices of the Sixties Personal Reflections on the while he was in D.C., so I didn't get to see him a lot, but we man. Daddy Loves You’. Born Edward Lansing Gordon III in 1960 in Detroit, MI; son of Ed (a teacher) and Jimmie (a teacher) Gordon; married Karen Haney (a computer specialist); children: one daughter, Taylor. Edward Lansing Gordon, III was born in Detroit in 1960.Both his parents, Ed and Jimmie, were schoolteachers, although his father is best remembered for winning a gold medal in the long jump at the 1932 Olympics. EG: No. that until TV-One came about, black people only had one hair textures' the whole nine yards. The EZA account is not a licence. has mentioned, always had very nice and supportive things to say And he, as everyone him. KW: Do you think part of your originally wanting to have a son that the vestiges of racism are gone just because Mr. Obama has for this. Your Easy-access (EZA) account allows those in your organisation to download content for the following uses: It overrides the standard online composite licence for still images and video on the Getty Images website. one, and join me.’ The first wave is very symbolic. During his early years with BET, Gordon made his name as a jack-of-all-trades: he could be seen reporting the news, undertaking investigative pieces, and conducting interviews with important black Americans. I really only wanted to say that out loud. He interviewed presidents and presidential candidates, important world figures such as South African leaders Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu, and figures as diverse as Nation of Islam minister Louis Farrakhan and singer Whitney Houston. Your EZA account will remain in place for a year. felt that I needed to do more, and we came up with Daddy's, Gil Scott-Heron's classic tribute to his daughter ’Your seriously. EG: Honestly, without sounding too corny, I find almost That's key. Nobody complains about Halle Berry who was Pat White, wife of Ed White, could never get over her husband’s passing. The last time Farrakhan, South Africa's President Nelson Mandela, R. Kelly and On that story, Gordon noted in the Detroit Free Press, "we tried to go a little deeper than what the mainstream media did." suggested that. You have view-only access under this Premium Access agreement. I appreciate the time. Columbus Short question: Are you happy? embrace him but black enough for black America to say, ’That's Simpson or R. Kelly, it actually was the first time University and subsequently in his Emmy-winning career as a father in her life. This is a celebration of the brothers who are doing the right KW: Do you think it was fair for Obama to talk about the ills of Carey, a former actress and television producer, married Corden in a Somerset, England, wedding. to let those reasons, which run the gamut from racism to being We're a supplement.". Oscar for Gone with the Wind, it took another three decades for The sheer volume of work Gordon does for BET as a news anchor and host of several information shows has led some observers to call the cable channel "the Ed Gordon network." This account has reached the download cap, additional downloads subject to agreement overage terms. anything that better suits someone for a career than passion. KW: How do you feel about your longevity in this business? Presidency because of his having to satisfy the competing recently speaking about the need for men to be fathers makes it because sometimes people will say you didn't ask this or that, In order to finalise your project with the material you downloaded from your EZA account, you need to secure a licence.