Basic Black

Explaining Blackface

Season 2018 Episode 5117 | 26m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

Blackface has resurfaced into the spotlight in recent weeks. Basic Black explores why it is still a sensitive issue.Tanisha Sullivan, Esq., Pres. NAACP Boston Branch, WGBH Board of Overseers. Social Justice & Race Reporter, The Boston Globe, Meghan Irons, Michael Jeffries, Associate Prof. of American Studies, Wellesley College. Tracy Strain, Documentary Filmmaker & Professor, Northeastern Univ.

Aired: 03/01/19

Rating: NR

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Basic Black is a local public television program presented by GBH.