Racism

Connections: Author Sejal Shah on her book, "This Is One Way to Dance"

We're joined by local writer Sejal Shah. Her debut book, "This Is One Way to Dance," is a collection of essays, stories, and poems that explore being...
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Thu, 07/02/2020 - 10:31am
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Connections: Discussing racism and sexism in sports blogging

Sports Illustrated's Pete Smith is calling on prominent athletes - and their fans - to hold Barstool Sports and founder Dave Portnoy accountable for...
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Wed, 07/01/2020 - 10:12am
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Connections: Discussing voting rights and voter suppression in America, past and present

Long lines and malfunctioning voting machines in Georgia's primary election renewed conversations about voting rights, especially those for...
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Tue, 06/23/2020 - 10:19am
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Connections: How companies can have conversations about race

We continue our series of conversations about how to discuss race and racism. Companies across the country are grappling with how to have those...
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Mon, 06/22/2020 - 10:35am
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Connections: Eddie Moore, Jr. on anti-racism training

We’re joined by Eddie Moore, Jr., a speaker and educator who provides diversity and cultural competency trainings around the world. One of his key...
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Fri, 06/19/2020 - 10:39am
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Connections: How to have conversations about race

This hour, we talk with three local friends who share some of the difficult and productive conversations they’ve had about race. A white local racial...
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Mon, 06/15/2020 - 10:28am
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Connections: Discussing the history and importance of Juneteenth

How much do you know about Juneteenth? Our guests say it’s likely the answer is “not enough.” Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated...
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Mon, 06/15/2020 - 10:28am
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Connections: Discussing racism in the suburbs

We continue our series of conversations about combating racism. This hour, we focus on efforts in local suburbs. Our guests say racism in the suburbs is...
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Fri, 06/12/2020 - 10:23am
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Connections: Discussing racism as a public health crisis

We’re joined by members of the Greater Rochester Black Agenda Group. Late last month, they issued a proclamation declaring racism a public health crisis...
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Wed, 06/10/2020 - 10:19am
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Protest during a pandemic? Leaders say it can be good for public health in the long term

As demonstrators gathered in downtown Rochester last week in protests against police brutality spurred by the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Dr...
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Mon, 06/08/2020 - 9:13am
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