Juneteenth: Freedom and the Fine Print - In this episode we explain the origin of Juneteenth and look at the parallels of Black liberation work around Reconstruction and Black liberation work, today. We will focus on 3 areas of “Fine Print”: Voter Suppression, Mass Incarceration, and Policing with a special highlight on the work of leaders pushing for change in these areas.
Why was “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X initially removed from the country Billboard charts?
How migration has impacted Black culture in the United States.
Exploring the new and inventive ways our generation is honoring and preserving Soul Food.
Hallease and Evelyn look at how comedy has changed throughout modern history.
Historically Black Colleges and Universities
What Missy Elliott did for Afrofuturism
The Evolution of (Black) Beauty
"Black sounding" names and their surprising history
Black Twitter continues to be a source of debate, research, and of course endless cackles.
She isn't African enough?! DNA Ancestry tests
Did Republicans lead the charge in electing Black politicians?
Black inventors throughout American history have contributed so much to our innovation.
What makes a fashion trend go from lowbrow to high class?
Are you "Black" or "African American?"
What Does it Mean to Love Being Black?
About Say It Loud
Say It Loud is a PBS Digital Studios series that celebrates Black culture, context, and history. Hosts Evelyn from the Internets and Azie Dungey give you a comedic take on identity and pop culture, from Black pride movements to Black Twitter shenanigans. The show explores the complexity of Black experience and finds joy in the many ways Black folks have influenced American life.
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