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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed February 26, 2014

YWCA Fighting Racial Injustice

The YWCA of Greater Cincinnati, empowering women and fighting racism for 145 years

  

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Hate Crimes in the Hearltand Premiers

New documentary on racism in America premiers at Freedom Center
Provided, hatecrimesheartland.com

  Hate Crimes in the Heartland, a new documentary that explores the 250,000 hate crimes committed in the United States each year through the lens of two hate crimes in Tulsa, Oklahoma, premiers Monday night at the Freedom Center. Emmy Award-winning Film Maker Rachel Lyon discusses her latest documentary. To view a trailer of the film, click here.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed February 19, 2014

Negro Leagues Baseball Exhibit

Traveling exhibit explores Negro Leagues Baseball.
Provided, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

  In the first half of the 1900s racism and Jim Crow laws kept African-American baseball players from being on the same teams as white players. So in 1920 the Negro National League was formed, soon followed  by other rival Negro Leagues. An exhibit now on display at the Galleries at Sinclair in Dayton, Ohio, Shades of Greatness, is the first collaborative art exhibition inspired by the history of Negro Leagues Baseball.

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Live Stream
2:23 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington

Martin Luther King at the Freedom March, August 28, 1963
Credit ourownvoices.com

August 28, 2013 at 2pm

In honor of the 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington, we present live, anchored coverage of the event in Washington D.C. by NPR.

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