Jul 28, 2019
This week’s Episode 49 of Real Black News features Screenwriter Selwyn Seyfu Hinds who discusses his days as Editor in Chief of The Source, how he broke into writing for film and TV, using art as activism and the top 5 black news stories of the week. Ex-cop and author of Police Brutality Matters, Joe Ested, discusses the Eric Garner case, why Officer Pantaleo should be charged with murder, and the threats faced since turning in dirty cops. Entertainment journalist Ronda Racha Penrice joins “The Screen Grab” to talk Jennifer Lopez, Lena Waithe, and ex-NFL player Vernon Turner. Other topics include the NAACP, Puerto Rico, and Baltimore.