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March 6, 2018

Sen. Fred Harris: The Last Surviving Member of the 1968 Kerner Commission

March 6, 2018 - The Kerner Commission  - On July 28, 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson created the Kerner Commission to investigate the causes of race-related uprisings that had taken place in Detroit and dozens of other cities, and to provide recommendations for the future. We talk with former Oklahoma Senator Fred Harris, the last surviving member of the Kerner Commission.
April 5, 2016

Racial Biases of Police & Police/ Community Relationships

April 4, 2016 - Segment 1 Our guests discuss racial biases and police/community relationships with: Tiffany Welch and Ray Kelly.
February 2, 2016
Councilman Nick Mosby (Credit: City Paper)

Baltimore Mayoral Candidate: Councilman Nick Mosby

February 2. 2016 - Segment 2 -We're joined by Democratic Mayoral candidate and City Councilman Nick Mosby, who shares his vision for the city.
January 13, 2016
Iowa Brown and Black Caucus

How Did The Democrats Do At The Iowa Brown And Black Forum?

January 12, 2016 - Segment 2 - Our panel of guests reflect on the Iowa Brown and Black Forum, the nation's oldest minority-focused Presidential forum. With: Charles Ellison, Dani McClain, and ER Shipp.
January 13, 2016

Reactions To Philadelphia Police Shooting In Name Of Islam

January 12, 2016 - Segment 1 - We begin the show with a look at the shooting last week of a Philadelphia police officer who alleges he performed the shooting in the name of Islam.
December 16, 2015

News Roundup: If You Were On The Jury, Would You Convict Officer William Porter?

December 15, 2015 - Segment 1 - Today we discuss closing statements in the trial of William Porter and the death of Freddie Gray and now it's up to the jury. Our panel will reflect on the trial and its implications. Joining us is Lisa Gray, Eugene Craig III, and Charles Ellison.
November 28, 2015
Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle - The Foundation

Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle: The Foundation, A Compilation Album

November 24, 2015 - Segment 2 - Today we preview Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle presents The Foundation, is a compilation album comprised of multiple music genres and media clips addressing police accountability with a strategic emphasis on the mission of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle.
November 18, 2015
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Overview of the Uprising Report and Homicides in Baltimore

November 17 - Segment 1 - We discuss a report released today called "Lessons Learned from the 2015 Civil Unrest in Baltimore" and look at the alarming homicide rate in Baltimore.
April 24, 2015
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#FreddieGray: Community Activists On Protests In Baltimore

April 23, 2015 - Segment 2 - We take a look at the Baltimore story that is reverberating across the nation: What happened to Freddie Gray, the 25-year old man who died of a spinal injury on Sunday, a week after being chased and tackled by police officers in Baltimore.
April 23, 2015
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Local Roundtable: Freddie Gray, Police Violence, and 300 Man March

April 21, 2015 - Segment 2 - We host a local news roundtable, where we discuss police violence, this past weekend's 300 Man March, and Freddie Gray, who died last week while in police custody in Baltimore.
March 25, 2015
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Transforming Criminal Justice Policy

March 23, 2015 - Segment 2 - Our panel of guests discusses ways to transform criminal justice policy in Baltimore and Maryland.
March 4, 2015
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Local Action Against Wrongful Arrests of Young People

March 4, 2015 - Segment 3 - We are joined by Charnell D. Cobb-El who tells us about an action on Thursday, March 5th on the wrongful arrests by Baltimore City Police against young people of color as well as the school funding crisis.