Mon, Apr 2, 2012 3:54 PM EDT

Colorlines.com's editorial director Kai Wright was a guest on MSNBC's "Up with Chris Hayes" on Sunday to discuss the racial tensions being played out in media coverage of the Trayvon Martin case. Joining Wright in the discussion was Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., Demos' Rich Benjamin, and Columbia University's John McWhorter.