Conrad Tillard on Congressman Rangel

Date Recorded: 
Apr 27, 2010

Bakari Kitwana speaks with Reverend Conrad Tillard about the Democratic Primary battle ramping up this election year between longtime Congressman Charles Rangel and Assemblyman Adam Clayton Powell IV for New York’s 15th Congressional District, the Congressional seat once held by the great Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. New York’s first Black Congressman.

Conrad Tillard is Senior Pastor of Nazarene Congregational United Church of Christ in Brooklyn, NY. Licensed and ordained at Abyssinian Baptist Church, the church founded in Harlem by the father of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., Tillard is also the former minister of Nation of Islam Mosque #7 in Harlem.