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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/vE8pZl02_e0PhW3fSqi6dA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Women of color are the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the U.S. We speak with a few and ask if building your own business evens the economic playing field. Panelists: Irene Li, co-founder and chef at Mei Mei; Donna Gittens, founder and CEO of MORE Advertising; Dr. Tina Opie, assistant... /episodes/get/51028 /episode/51028 Women Entrepreneurs /episode-player/51028

Women Entrepreneurs

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Mon, 04/03/2017 - 05:21
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/gBdP8gPkQxDNY0Co07kooQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false How do we increase diversity in STEM? Panelists: Dr. Evelynn Hammonds, professor of the history of science at Harvard University; Netia McCray, founder of Mbadika, an MIT startup; Dr. Nettrice Gaskins, director of the STEAM Lab at Boston Arts Academy; and Melissa James, founder and CEO of The Tech... /episodes/get/53161 /episode/53161 Women of Color in STEM /episode-player/53161

How do we increase diversity in STEM?

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Mon, 03/06/2017 - 04:15
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/e4dDp2InvTIENedDPEFo-g==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black discusses the historical impact of black Greek letter organizations. Panelists: Chenita Daughtry (Alpha Kappa Alpha); Sean Daughtry (Kappa Alpha Psi); Terrence Lewis, (Phi Beta Sigma); and Danyelle Antone (Sigma Gamma Rho). /episodes/get/52222 /episode/52222 African-American Fraternities and Sororities - The Divine 9 /episode-player/52222

African-American Fraternities and Sororities - The Divine Nine

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Mon, 02/27/2017 - 04:39
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/IU5Mj03GGbVjA3hIyq8QOQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black speaks with millennials of color about their generation’s political concerns and hopes for the future. Panelists: Representative Juana Matias; Kim McLarin, associate professor at Emerson College; Justin Kang, Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce; Samuel Gebru, chairman of Young Democrats... /episodes/get/50809 /episode/50809 Millennials /episode-player/50809

Millennials of color talk about their generation’s political concerns and lifestyle.

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Tue, 02/21/2017 - 04:44
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/zZthYsjL4GQygwR-Z5iunw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black looks at President Trump's travel ban targeting 7 Muslim-majority countries. Panelists: Boston city councilor and mayoral candidate Tito Jackson; Abdirahman “Abdi” Yusuf, executive director of the Somali Development Center; Ivan Espinoza, executive director of the Lawyers’... /episodes/get/50457 /episode/50457 President Trump's Immigration Orders /episode-player/50457

President Trump's immigration orders

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Mon, 02/06/2017 - 07:51
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/GUjZ3T6jpovPXvdg88FQjw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Basic Black discusses race and the Oscars. Panelists: Lisa Simmons, director of the Roxbury International Film Festival; Reggie Life, Director-In-Residence at Emerson College's Department of Visual & Media Arts; Carole Bell, assistant professor of communications at Northeastern University... /episodes/get/51429 /episode/51429 African-Americans Films, Filmmakers and the Oscars in 2017 /episode-player/51429

Eighteen African-Americans are nominated for Oscars.

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Mon, 01/30/2017 - 07:19
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