Basic Black LIVE: New Leadership and The Unemployment Rate
(Originally broadcast February 11, 2010) This week on Basic Black our panelists: Latoyia Edwards, New England Cable News; Phillip Martin, journalist, The World; Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Council At-Large; and Marvin Venay, co-founder, Think Politics. Our panelists discuss how to cultivate new leadership in Boston's communities of color; we also take a look at the staggering unemployment rates among African Americans.
Basic Black returns October 21, 2010 with live broadcasts and a panel of the region’s sharpest observers of the current news, events, and topics impacting black communities locally and nationally. A simultaneous live stream at www.basicblack.org gives viewers the opportunity to submit comments and questions in real time during the broadcast.