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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/4DmQXVDW3Qnb0fBSfAmPcg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black discusses hate speech and hate crimes in the Trump era. Is it a new trend, or is it the same old American racism wrapped in a new package? Panelists: Phillip Martin, WGBH News senior investigative reporter; Kim McLarin, associate professor at Emerson College; Carl Williams, staff... /episodes/get/54231 /episode/54231 Hate Speech and Racism /episode-player/54231

Hate speech and racism in 2017

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Wed, 07/05/2017 - 07:29
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/7Z6d0Id4AKThPAYJxF4oew==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black looks at the historic 1967 Supreme Court case that struck down laws against interracial marriage that still existed in 16 states. Guest host Tina Martin facilitates. Panelists: couple Chandra (blogger, Tales From Your One Black Friend) and Mac Craven; and couple Carmen Fields (past... /episodes/get/54066 /episode/54066 The 50th Anniversary of Loving Day /episode-player/54066

The 50th anniversary of Loving Day

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Mon, 06/05/2017 - 06:38
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/OPlgIRFcgR7mJfem_pVpyQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Can an urban farm make a difference in a community labeled a food desert? Panelists: Mallory Sin, community nutritionist at Whittier Street Health Center; Vivien Morris, founder of the Mattapan Food & Fitness Coalition; Dr. Alison Brown, interim president of the Dorchester Food Co-Op; Rep.... /episodes/get/53247 /episode/53247 Strategies to Reduce Food Deserts /episode-player/53247

Strategies to Reduce Food Deserts

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Mon, 05/22/2017 - 05:01
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/dLrC8R8AECxdB1Cb4L17jA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black explores the history and culture of Boston's Chinatown, a mecca of authentic Asian cuisine and art. Panelists: Karen Chen, co-director of the Chinese Progressive Association; Andrew Leong, associate professor at UMass Boston; Giles Li, executive director at the Boston Chinatown... /episodes/get/52634 /episode/52634 Boston's Chinatown /episode-player/52634

Boston's Chinatown

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Mon, 05/15/2017 - 06:30
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/xqMOxp6cR9M3QQWl2u_53A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black explores the current racial climate, brought into focus most recently by racist Red Sox fans yelling slurs at a black Baltimore Orioles player in May 2017. Panelists: Tanisha Sullivan, president of the Boston NAACP; Michael Jeffries, associate professor at Wellesley College; Ayanna... /episodes/get/52633 /episode/52633 Current Racial Climate /episode-player/52633

The current racial climate, both national and local.

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Mon, 05/08/2017 - 05:04
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/SDMpM3ihoVIA-AYgqxlgYQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black discusses the first 100 days of the Trump presidency and its impact on communities of color. Panelists: Phillip Martin, WGBH News senior investigative reporter; Kim McLarin, associate professor at Emerson College; Julio Ricardo Varela, co-host of political podcast "In The Thick... /episodes/get/52632 /episode/52632 President Trump’s First 100 days /episode-player/52632

President Trump’s first 100 days and how his policies could affect you

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Mon, 05/01/2017 - 05:10
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