Back from winter break, Christopher and Jeanette catch up on recent news events before Jeanette shares stories from her most recent trip to South Africa. Then the conversation shifts to Black-ish's episode focused on colorism and a the presidential bids of Kamala Harris and Cory Booker.
- Since you've been gone (0:25)
- South Africa (14:25)
- Black-ish, colorism (24:30)
- Kamala and Cory (36:25)
- Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam refuses to resign: “I am not the person in that photo” (Vox)
- Why the 'Black-ish' Colorism Episode Is So Terrifying (Guest Column) (The Hollywood Reporter)
- Kamala Harris: ‘I Take Full Responsibility’ For Decisions I Made As A Prosecutor (HuffPost)
- Jersey’s in the Building: Cory Booker Announces 2020 Presidential Run to Kick Off Black History Month (The Root)
- FBI: Hate crime numbers soar to 7,106 in 2017; third worst year since start of data collection (SPLC)
- Race/Related Newsletter (NY Times)
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