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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/tUQadPuagRviLSc3Rvo3Tg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Blacks dives into an epidemic affecting communities of color, diabetes. We are joined by a panel of experts to discuss ways to improve living with the disease. Guest Panel: James Morton of YMCA, Dana Barros of the Celtics, Monet Bland of Joslin Diabetes Center & Tracey Brown of... /episodes/get/90650 /episode/90650 "Diabetes Awareness & Healthy Lifestyles" /episode-player/90650

Diabetes Awareness & Healthy Lifestyles

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Sun, 01/27/2019 - 20:30
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/TYEQoOfVBnU2MwOGHWFZiw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black explores the circumstance of being the only person of color in various settings. How it affects a person's psyche, how prevalent is it on the job or in academia? Guest Panel: Maureen Alphonse-Charles of Koya recruiting, Justin Kang of City Awake, Aisha Frances of Benjamin Franklin... /episodes/get/89199 /episode/89199 The Only One /episode-player/89199

The Only One

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Tue, 01/22/2019 - 04:40
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/V8qW7hcGIGb_YSgNXXB8YA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false This week, Basic Black explores unique challenges that men of color face when addressing mental health issues. Panelists: Gary Bailey, professor of practice at Simmons School of Social Work; Marty Martinez, chief of Boston's Department of Health and Human Services; Charles Daniels, therapist... /episodes/get/89057 /episode/89057 Men of Color and Mental Health /episode-player/89057

Men of Color and Mental Health

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Mon, 01/14/2019 - 05:05
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/VN08QeNGbl9i6KOgHeS5hw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false The incoming cohort of the U.S. House of Representatives is the most diverse yet. How will this new Congress address the needs of constituents of color? Panelists: Sonia Chang-Díaz, MA state senator for the 2nd Suffolk District; Phillip Martin, senior reporter for WGBH News; Andrew Leong, associate... /episodes/get/88922 /episode/88922 2019 Outlook in Congress & State Legislature /episode-player/88922

2019 Outlook in Congress and the Massachusetts State Legislature for people of color.

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Mon, 01/07/2019 - 06:50
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/W_-k9ZTBIQ6qix8feuAxsw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false This week, we talk to Boston-area chefs and food experts about food cultures and traditions. Panelists: Tony Barros, owner of Restaurante Cesaria; Irene Li, chef and co-owner, Mei Mei Restaurant & Street Kitchen; Dr. Fred Opie, professor of history and foodways at Babson College; and Josue... /episodes/get/88118 /episode/88118 Food Cultures and Traditions /episode-player/88118

BasicBlack is joined by Boston area chefs and food experts to talk about Food Cultures and

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Mon, 12/17/2018 - 07:02
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/bY8WicWmC4tiSjJdBMFQSQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In this episode, we discuss the racial wealth gap and what it means for future generations of people of color. Panelists: Glynn Lloyd, executive director of the Business Equity Initiative at Eastern Bank; Mary Coleman, senior VP and COO of Economic Mobility Pathways; Teri Williams, president and... /episodes/get/83721 /episode/83721 Generational Wealth Gap & People of Color /episode-player/83721

Generational Wealth Gap & People of Color

Air date:
Mon, 11/05/2018 - 04:55
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