With NPR Canceling ‘Tell Me More,’ What’s the State of Black Media?

Michel MartinMay 29, 2014 – Segment 2

Listen to our discussion of the state of Black media, especially in light of NPR’s cancellation of Tell Me More, with: Farai Chideya, journalist, author, and Distinguished Writer in Residence at the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University; Dr. Jared Ball, Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Studies at Morgan State University; and Dr. James Peterson, Director of Africana Studies and Associate Professor of English at Lehigh University.

Then, talk show host, author and political commentator Tavis Smiley joins us to continue the discussion on the state of Black media.