Jul 14, 2019
This week’s episode 47 of Real Black News marks the first episode of season 2 featuring activist, lawyer, and former president of Black Lives Matter of Greater NY, Hawk Newsome, on this week’s Eric Garner Protest and Rally in DC marking the fifth anniversary of his murder. Activist Rosa Clemente returns to the show to share details of her recent trip to the Southern Border. Civil Rights Attorney Shavar Jeffries is back with “The Politics Report” to discuss the 2020 Election and politicians pandering to the black community. While entertainment journalist Ronda Racha Penrice joins “The Screen Grab” with a Black Hollywood recap of the Essence Festival and reviews on HBO’s upcoming Black Lady Sketch Show, The Lion King, Euphoria and more. Other topics this episode include Angela Davis, Sandra Bland, and The Clark Sisters.