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Basic Black LIVE: Coakley vs. Brown & A Review of Barack Obama's First Year

This week on Basic Black: We examine the stunning defeat of Democrat Martha Coakley in the election for US Senate and the impact of Republican Scott Brown’s victory on the Obama Administration’s legislative agenda.

We’ll also take a look at Barack Obama’s first year as president, one year and a day since his inauguration. Our panelists this week:  writer Kim McLarin, Latoyia Edwards, New England Cable News, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Boston University professor of journalism, Isabel Wilkerson, and Peniel Joseph, professor of history at Tufts University and author of Dark Days, Bright Nights: From Black Power to Barack Obama.