Black America

June 6, 2013
View from Black America

The View From Black America

June 6, 2013 - Segment 1 - We begin our show with a recent survey of more than 1,000 African Americans - an overwhelming majority of whom indicated that they were satisfied with their lives. The survey, conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and Harvard School of Public Health, serves as the basis for the new NPR series, "The View from Black America."
May 23, 2013
President Obama delivers the commencement address during a ceremony at Morehouse College on Sunday in Atlanta, Georgia.

Is President Obama’s Message To Black America Different From The Rest Of America?

May 23, 2013 - Segment 3 - We analyze President Obama's messages to Black America, looking at his recent commencement speeches with Kai Wright, Dr. Kimberly Moffitt, and Keith Snipes.