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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/dLrC8R8AECxdB1Cb4L17jA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black explores the history and culture of Boston's Chinatown, a mecca of authentic Asian cuisine and art. Panelists: Karen Chen, co-director of the Chinese Progressive Association; Andrew Leong, associate professor at UMass Boston; Giles Li, executive director at the Boston Chinatown... /episodes/get/52634 /episode/52634 Boston's Chinatown /episode-player/52634

Boston's Chinatown

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Mon, 05/15/2017 - 06:30
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/xqMOxp6cR9M3QQWl2u_53A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black explores the current racial climate, brought into focus most recently by racist Red Sox fans yelling slurs at a black Baltimore Orioles player in May 2017. Panelists: Tanisha Sullivan, president of the Boston NAACP; Michael Jeffries, associate professor at Wellesley College; Ayanna... /episodes/get/52633 /episode/52633 Current Racial Climate /episode-player/52633

The current racial climate, both national and local.

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Mon, 05/08/2017 - 05:04
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/SDMpM3ihoVIA-AYgqxlgYQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black discusses the first 100 days of the Trump presidency and its impact on communities of color. Panelists: Phillip Martin, WGBH News senior investigative reporter; Kim McLarin, associate professor at Emerson College; Julio Ricardo Varela, co-host of political podcast "In The Thick... /episodes/get/52632 /episode/52632 President Trump’s First 100 days /episode-player/52632

President Trump’s first 100 days and how his policies could affect you

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Mon, 05/01/2017 - 05:10
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/WUgNWCZGweyNotGsFK5Sjw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false The Syracuse 8 boycotted the 1970 football season to demand change and promote racial equality within Syracuse University's football program. Panelists: Peter Roby, Northeastern University's athletic director; Syracuse 8 members A. Alif Muhammad and Dana Harrell; and Phillip Martin, WGBH... /episodes/get/52332 /episode/52332 The Syracuse 8 /episode-player/52332

The Syracuse 8

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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 07:41
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/nGx8UZuK-_W7XDkIelGe3A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Guest host Tina Martin hosts a panel on environmental racism. Panelists: Dr. Atyia Martin, Chief Resilience Officer for the City of Boston; Dr. Marcos Luna, professor at Salem State University; Maria Belen Power, associate executive director of Green Roots in Chelsea; David Queeley, director of eco... /episodes/get/52170 /episode/52170 Climate Change and Environmental Racism /episode-player/52170

What will Trump's proposed E.P.A cuts mean for the city and state?

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Tue, 04/18/2017 - 05:40
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/7n0u_L6dmlh5V6TKF2tR2A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false What will happen to communities of color as Boston real estate prices rise and federal money for housing is cut? Panelists: Gail Latimore, executive director of the Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corporation; Michelle Wu, Boston City Council President; Roger Brown, managing director of real... /episodes/get/52003 /episode/52003 Affordable Housing /episode-player/52003

A look at the HUD proposed cuts by the Trump administration.

Air date:
Mon, 04/10/2017 - 05:25
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