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Join the NRA Air date: 01-06-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365150366/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In our final episode of the season, we look at black folk and the NRA. It's been an amazing season and we are so grateful to all of your for watching and everyone we interviewed. Stay in touch with us by liking our Facebook page or following us on twitter @blackfolkdont. Presented by Black Public... /episodes/get/11309 /episode/11309 Black Folk Don't: Join the NRA /episode-player/11309
Adopt Air date: 12-30-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365152696/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In this episode we look at adoption and the black community. As usual, it's more complex than you think! Presented by Black Public Media and directed by Angela Tucker. /episodes/get/11361 /episode/11361 Black Folk Don't: Adopt /episode-player/11361
Do Feminism Air date: 12-23-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365152630/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false There have been many conversations about the definition of feminism and who falls neatly (or not so neatly) within that definition. From Shirley Chisholm to Audre Lorde, this episode gets into it all! Presented by Black Public Media and directed by Angela Tucker. /episodes/get/11362 /episode/11362 Black Folk Don't: Do Feminism /episode-player/11362
Do Plastic Surgery Air date: 12-16-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365140445/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Is plastic surgery relevant for black folk? If so, what kinds of surgery do black folk get? Join the folks from Cali as they contemplate if "black don't crack"; including commentary from West Coast favorites Norwood Fisher of Fishbone, actress Lisa Gay Hamilton, and acclaimed filmmaker Ava DuVernay... /episodes/get/11154 /episode/11154 Black Folk Don't: Do Plastic Surgery /episode-player/11154
Live To The End Of A Horror Film Air date: 12-09-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365141600/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Do black folk live to the end of a horror film? Do scary movies allow black characters to survive...? Join acclaimed director Ava DuVernay and California actors and regular folk as they muse on this! Presented by BlackPublicMedia.org and directed by Angela Tucker. /episodes/get/11181 /episode/11181 Black Folk Don't: Live To The End Of A Horror Film /episode-player/11181
Go Green Air date: 12-02-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365141256/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Back by popular demand, and with topics by the people, Black Folk Don't brings new topics to a new location, California! First up, are black folk green? What does going green even mean? Join Fishbone frontman Norwood Fisher as he and some regular folk talk about where identity meets the environment... /episodes/get/11153 /episode/11153 Black Folk Don't: Go Green /episode-player/11153
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Do Atheism
Presented by Black Public Media this sensitive episode of Black Folk Don't pokes at a long held institution in Black American life, religion. Is atheism also an ignored part of that tradition as well? PLEASE NOTE: Sensitive Topic
Air date: 07/17/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2257194275/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Presented by Black Public Media this sensitive episode of Black Folk Don't pokes at a long held institution in Black American life, religion. Is atheism also an ignored part of that tradition as well? PLEASE NOTE: Sensitive Topic /episodes/get/5723 /episode/5723 Black Folk Don't: Do Atheism /episode-player/5723
Commit Suicide
Presented by Black Public Media this episode of Black Folk Don't looks at a sometimes taboo topic, suicide. Given some recent high-profile suicides and apparent suicides in the black community, is there more room to have this discussion now?
Air date: 07/24/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2259996165/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Presented by Black Public Media this episode of Black Folk Don't looks at a sometimes taboo topic, suicide. Given some recent high-profile suicides and apparent suicides in the black community, is there more room to have this discussion now? /episodes/get/5722 /episode/5722 Black Folk Don't: Commit Suicide /episode-player/5722
Get Married
Presented by Black Public Media this is a light-hearted exploration of the marriage question, in a sea of media coverage about Black women and marriage. Are Black people getting married any more or less than other folk?
Air date: 07/31/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2262386987/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Presented by Black Public Media this is a light-hearted exploration of the marriage question, in a sea of media coverage about Black women and marriage. Are Black people getting married any more or less than other folk? /episodes/get/5726 /episode/5726 Black Folk Don't: Get Married /episode-player/5726
Go Green
Back by popular demand, and with topics by the people, Black Folk Don't brings new topics to a new location, California! First up, are black folk green? What does going green even mean? Join Fishbone frontman Norwood Fisher as he and some regular folk talk about where identity meets the environment...
Air date: 12/02/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365141256/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Back by popular demand, and with topics by the people, Black Folk Don't brings new topics to a new location, California! First up, are black folk green? What does going green even mean? Join Fishbone frontman Norwood Fisher as he and some regular folk talk about where identity meets the environment... /episodes/get/11153 /episode/11153 Black Folk Don't: Go Green /episode-player/11153
Live To The End Of A Horror Film
Do black folk live to the end of a horror film? Do scary movies allow black characters to survive...? Join acclaimed director Ava DuVernay and California actors and regular folk as they muse on this! Presented by BlackPublicMedia.org and directed by Angela Tucker.
Air date: 12/09/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365141600/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Do black folk live to the end of a horror film? Do scary movies allow black characters to survive...? Join acclaimed director Ava DuVernay and California actors and regular folk as they muse on this! Presented by BlackPublicMedia.org and directed by Angela Tucker. /episodes/get/11181 /episode/11181 Black Folk Don't: Live To The End Of A Horror Film /episode-player/11181
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