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Controlling Our Narrative

Jul 24, 2020

We break down Nick Cannon’s anti-Semitic comments, the fall out, and support. What happened after and why? Rebecca Pierce, a Black and Jewish writer and filmmaker shares her perspective. Counseling Psychologist Dr. LaVonya Bennett joins the show as well. The St. Louis couple who pointed guns at peaceful protestors are...

Jul 17, 2020

95 percent of Syracuse police officers do not live in the city. A child in Michigan is sent to juvenile detention for not completing her homework. The White House has a new campaign focused on careers. Does it miss the mark or get it right? Plus, this week’s Out of Africa. The Root’s News Editor Monique Judge...

Jul 9, 2020

Emmy award winning actor Terrence Terrell and Clinical Psychologist Karmen Thulin join us to talk about how Black Americans are twice as likely to die from Coronavirus as their white neighbors and why the New York Times had to sue the CDC to get the data that backs the fact. The shocking death of a 16-year-old foster...

Jul 3, 2020

Jamal Jimoh and Nick Burchett join the show to talk Universal Basic Income, chokehold bans, apologies from Belgium and way too much talk about master bedrooms.