Wilmer J. Leon III, Ph.D. is the author of Politics Another Perspective: Commentary and Analysis on Race, War, Ethics and the American Political Landscape in the Age of Obama. He is a Political Scientist whose primary areas of expertise are Black Politics, American Government, and Public Policy. For 11 years Dr. Leon was a Lecturer in the Political Science Department at Howard University in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Leon earned a BS degree in Political Science from Hampton Institute, a Masters in Public Administration (MPA) from Howard University, and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Howard University.
Dr. Leon is a regular contributor to TruthOut.org, Politics In Color.com, BlackStar News.com, Black Agenda Report, Black Politics on the Web, and over 200 newspapers and other web sites across the country. He can also be seen as a regular contributor and analyst on Press-TV, RT TV and Al Arabiya Television.