Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal is joined by Lynnell L. Thomas to discuss the parallels between Ferguson and New Orleans. Thomas is an Associate Professor and Chair of American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Thomas recently published a book entitled, “Desire and Disaster in New Orleans: Tourism, Race, and Historical Memory”.
Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal is join by Thomas Allen Harris to talk about his new film, “Through the Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People” and modern photographic documentation of social movements.
Kerry Washington is beloved as Olivia Pope on "Scandal" and she's nominated for an Emmy for playing Anita Hill in the HBO movie Confirmation. There's also buzz that she might get nominated for an Oscar for her role in a scary new thriller that was inspired by real life events. (Jimmy Kimmel Live)
This teenager used her father's Diabetes diagnosis as motivation for The Happy Organization--youth-lead nonprofit with a mission to engage/educate/inspire generations of healthy, active, positive, purposeful youth.
Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier Talk Trash in 1971 Press Conference Before 'Fight of the Century'
Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier cause a ruckus at a press event leading up to the "The Fight of the Century" at Madison Square Garden, which took place on March 8, 1971. This was filmed on March 6, 1971 in New York. Among the reporters covering the event is ABC's Howard Cosell.
Once again, we've bleeped and blurred all the week's big TV moments whether they need it or not. This week we feature Senator Tim Kaine, President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Michelle Obama, Secretary Hillary Clinton, Mike Piazza, President Bill Clinton and more. (Jimmy Kimmel Live)