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Black History Icons - Respected, Revered, and... Repackaged?

This week on Basic Black: Black History Icons - Respected, Revered, and... Repackaged?

Black History Icons - Respected, Revered, and... Repackaged?

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Jordan, Trayvon, and the Consequenses of Implicit Bias

This Week On Basic Black: Jordan, Trayvon, and the Consequenses of Implicit Bias

Jordan, Trayvon, and the Consequenses of Implicit Bias

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PTSD: The Lingering Impact of Violence

We focus on the public health impact to communities in the wake of gun violence.

PTSD: The Lingering Impact of Violence

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Power, Pride, and Legacies

Scandal and conviction has resulted in the expulsion of State Rep. Carlos Henriquez

Power, Pride, and Legacies

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One Day, Two "States"

Our panelists discuss the State of the Commonwealth and State of the Union addresses.

One Day, Two "States"

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Filmmaker Joe Brewster on American Promise

Filmmaker Joe Brewster joins us to talk about the making of his film, American Promise.

Filmmaker Joe Brewster on American Promise

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New Political Realities

This Week on Basic Black: New Political Realities

New Political Realities

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Hollywood And The Slave Narrative

Can Hollywood ever tell the real story when it turns its lens on African American history?

Hollywood And The Slave Narrative

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The Obesity Beast

A focus on contributing factors to childhood obesity in communities of color.

The Obesity Beast

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Shopping for Obamacare

Will the health insurance marketplace become a defining moment of President Obama'slegacy?

Shopping for Obamacare

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Basic Black: A New Kind Of Politics In Boston?

How will John Connolly and Martin Walsh appeal to a diverse, majority-minority city?

Basic Black: A New Kind Of Politics In Boston?

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Basic Black: Down to the Wire - The Boston Mayor's Race

Basic Black opens the season with a candid conversation on the Boston Mayor's race.

Basic Black: Down to the Wire - The Boston Mayor's Race

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Basic Black: Recipes For Racism

This Week on Basic Black: Recipes For Racism - Black Twitter Responds to Paula Deen

Basic Black: Recipes For Racism