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Soledad O’Brien’s Latest Black in America Series Will Focus on Police Brutality

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Award-winning journalist, and host of much-lauded documentary series, Black in America will be ushering in a new installment that will feature a timely issue that has systematically kept most of the nation under siege. Her latest offering – Black in America: Black & Blue will explore...

Soledad O’Brien: ‘OK, White Person, This Is A Conversation You Clearly Are Uncomfortable With’

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Soledad O’Brien has a schtick, and she sticking to it.  That schtick is race and all things encompassing it. O’Brien was recently named a distinguished visiting fellow at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education, and during a speech last week, told the school’s Institute of Politics that she’s...

Soledad O’Brien Leaves the Anchor Desk to Self-Produce Documentaries

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There has been word that CNN’s morning show “Starting Point with Soledad O’ Brien” has not been faring well (along with the network’s consistent low ratings). However, with a change of heads at CNN,  NBC’s Jeff Zucker, who now leads CNN Worldwide, hopes to salvage...

Catching Up With Black in America’s Soledad O’Brien

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A while ago, I took my little cousins to Toys “R” Us. Three of them. 8 years old, 6 years old, 4 years old. It was going smoothly enough until we came across a row of dolls. There were two on the end. A fully-adorned...

“Who is Black in America?” Soledad O’Brien Tackles Racial Identity on CNN

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What defines race in America? The answer is not always black and white. Biracial makeups and varied ethnicities complication delineations of race in American culture. Soledad O’Brien’s “Black In America” series attempts to address the weighted issue in its fifth installment, which airs this Sunday on...