Topic: Racial Issues and Equality
Posted on 7/15/2020
Lehigh Valley Public Media’s PBS39 and WLVR Bethlehem, Pa., steered programming toward racial issues this summer in an effort to use their platform to elevate marginalized voices.
Community Conversation: Systemic Racism: More Than Skin Deep: PBS39 explored the impact of racism on American institutions.
Community Conversation: Policing the Police: This one-hour program explored how the police can maintain the public trust.
Courageous Conversations: Lehigh Valley Public Media presents Courageous Conversations. Hosted by Monica Evans, the series covers topics that delve deeper into the issues effecting African Americans right now.
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