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Dr. Umar Johnson Opens Up About Challenges of Fame, Spirituality

Dr. Umar Johnson, a controversial advocate for children of color in special education sat down with The Agenda’s Christian Kirk for a revealing interview about his journey into public eye. Umar opens up about his upbringing in Islam and his connection to Frederick Douglass and how both shaped his sense of obligation to his community. Johnson also touched on some of his mistakes and how he’s struggled at times to cope with fame.

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About The Agenda with Christian Kirk (59 Articles)
The Agenda with Christian Kirk is a 1-hr radio program that explores the black experience in America through relevant and thoughtful interview, storytelling and music.

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