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Basic Black Live After The Broadcast: Whitney Houston

Arts & Culture


Originally streamed February 17, 2012

After the broadcast, the conversation continued with final thoughts about Black History Month.  Our focus then turned to a discussion on how the media covered the death of Whitney Houston. Who got it right and who got it wrong?
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Basic Black: Race, Class, and Obesity

Arts & Culture | Black Boston | Health | Politics

October 18, 2013

This week, Massachusetts announced that schools will no longer send letters home to parents indicating whether a child was obese or overweight.  Our conversation on Basic Black will focus on contributing factors to childhood obesity in communities of color, the stigma attached to obesity, and how culture impacts body image standards.


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Basic Black: Race, Class, and Obesity

Arts & Culture | Black Boston | Health | Politics

October 18, 2013

This week, Massachusetts announced that schools will no longer send letters home to parents indicating whether a child was obese or overweight.  Our conversation on Basic Black will focus on contributing factors to childhood obesity in communities of color, the stigma attached to obesity, and how culture impacts body image standards.


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Khalid Kodi - Artist

Arts & Culture | Black Boston | Politics

Khalid Kodi is an adjunct professor at Boston College. His art chronicles the people and culture of the Sudan; his work is on exhibit at the African American Master Artists-in-Residence Program at Northeastern University.

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Black Women Working Out: Being Fit and Fabulous

Black Boston | Health


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Revisiting Race at Emerson College

Black Boston | Education | Politics

Black Perspectives Now contributor Talia Whyte visits her alma mater to investigate the climate of race relations on campus.
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