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Join the NRA Air date: 01-06-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365150366/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In our final episode of the season, we look at black folk and the NRA. It's been an amazing season and we are so grateful to all of your for watching and everyone we interviewed. Stay in touch with us by liking our Facebook page or following us on twitter @blackfolkdont. Presented by Black Public... /episodes/get/11309 /episode/11309 Black Folk Don't: Join the NRA /episode-player/11309
Adopt Air date: 12-30-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365152696/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In this episode we look at adoption and the black community. As usual, it's more complex than you think! Presented by Black Public Media and directed by Angela Tucker. /episodes/get/11361 /episode/11361 Black Folk Don't: Adopt /episode-player/11361
Do Feminism Air date: 12-23-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365152630/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false There have been many conversations about the definition of feminism and who falls neatly (or not so neatly) within that definition. From Shirley Chisholm to Audre Lorde, this episode gets into it all! Presented by Black Public Media and directed by Angela Tucker. /episodes/get/11362 /episode/11362 Black Folk Don't: Do Feminism /episode-player/11362
Do Plastic Surgery Air date: 12-16-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365140445/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Is plastic surgery relevant for black folk? If so, what kinds of surgery do black folk get? Join the folks from Cali as they contemplate if "black don't crack"; including commentary from West Coast favorites Norwood Fisher of Fishbone, actress Lisa Gay Hamilton, and acclaimed filmmaker Ava DuVernay... /episodes/get/11154 /episode/11154 Black Folk Don't: Do Plastic Surgery /episode-player/11154
Live To The End Of A Horror Film Air date: 12-09-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365141600/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Do black folk live to the end of a horror film? Do scary movies allow black characters to survive...? Join acclaimed director Ava DuVernay and California actors and regular folk as they muse on this! Presented by BlackPublicMedia.org and directed by Angela Tucker. /episodes/get/11181 /episode/11181 Black Folk Don't: Live To The End Of A Horror Film /episode-player/11181
Go Green Air date: 12-02-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365141256/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Back by popular demand, and with topics by the people, Black Folk Don't brings new topics to a new location, California! First up, are black folk green? What does going green even mean? Join Fishbone frontman Norwood Fisher as he and some regular folk talk about where identity meets the environment... /episodes/get/11153 /episode/11153 Black Folk Don't: Go Green /episode-player/11153
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Do Yoga
Presented by Black Public Media this episode asks, has the culture of yoga gotten too corporate for black folk? Or maybe black folk are actually doing and teaching yoga in new and unexpected places despite this stereotype?
Air date: 04/02/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2250457909/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Presented by Black Public Media this episode asks, has the culture of yoga gotten too corporate for black folk? Or maybe black folk are actually doing and teaching yoga in new and unexpected places despite this stereotype? /episodes/get/5725 /episode/5725 Black Folk Don't: Do Yoga /episode-player/5725
Swim
Presented by Black Public Media this episode asks, what is keeping black folk out of the water, lakes, pools, swimming holes? Wet hair? Sense memory? Or is this just another one of those myths?!
Air date: 06/26/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2250396016/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Presented by Black Public Media this episode asks, what is keeping black folk out of the water, lakes, pools, swimming holes? Wet hair? Sense memory? Or is this just another one of those myths?! /episodes/get/5731 /episode/5731 Black Folk Don't: Swim /episode-player/5731
NOLA Special
New Orleans, Louisiana, (NOLA) has a rich and exciting history of culture and struggle. This episode focuses on the stories of the New Orleanians featured in this season of Black Folk Don't presented by Black Public Media, their hopes and their experiences of a beloved home.
Air date: 06/26/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2250489452/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false New Orleans, Louisiana, (NOLA) has a rich and exciting history of culture and struggle. This episode focuses on the stories of the New Orleanians featured in this season of Black Folk Don't presented by Black Public Media, their hopes and their experiences of a beloved home. /episodes/get/5730 /episode/5730 Black Folk Don't: NOLA Special /episode-player/5730
Camp
Presented by Black Public Media this episode explores the great outdoors, which seems to be the last frontier when it comes to black folk. Or is it just a myth that black folk don't pitch tents with Mother Nature?
Air date: 07/03/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2252316528/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Presented by Black Public Media this episode explores the great outdoors, which seems to be the last frontier when it comes to black folk. Or is it just a myth that black folk don't pitch tents with Mother Nature? /episodes/get/5721 /episode/5721 Black Folk Don't: Camp /episode-player/5721
Have Eating Disorders
Presented by Black Public Media this episode asks what is the danger in assuming that black folk don?t have issues with their body? What happens when there is no broad and inclusive discussion of eating disorders?
Air date: 07/10/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2254504623/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Presented by Black Public Media this episode asks what is the danger in assuming that black folk don?t have issues with their body? What happens when there is no broad and inclusive discussion of eating disorders? /episodes/get/5729 /episode/5729 Black Folk Don't: Have Eating Disorders /episode-player/5729
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