Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on combating hateful content online, with guests; Dave Sifry, Vice President of Anti-Defamation League’s Center for Technology & Society & Larry Magid, CEO & Co-Founder of Connect Safely
In celebration of American Business Women’s Day, Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on women-owned businesses, with guests; Gaby King Morse, President & CEO of The Center for Women & Enterprise & Michelle Richards, Executive Director of Great Lakes Women’s Business Council
Donna Grabow, Executive Director of Safenet Services, discusses the importance of services for victims of abuse and stalking and the importance of breaking the cycle of abuse patterns within families. This interview was produced in collaboration with RSUTV.
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on how food banks get food to their facilities, with guests; Mark Skurnik, Senior Sourcing Manager of Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, Randy Akahoshi, Procurement Development Specialist of Maui Fresh International & Jerry Creekpaum, Chief Operations Officer of Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on Critical Race Theory, with guests: Dr. J. Allen Bryant, who teaches at Appalachian State U. and is also Director of The Gadugi Program, a partnership between the University and Cherokee Central Schools; Dr. Trinidad Gonzales, a history and Mexican American Studies instructor at South Texas College and co-founding member of Refusing to Forget; and Dr. Hasan Kwame Jeffries, an associate professor of history at Ohio State University where he teaches courses on the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the USA’s broken immigration system, with guest; Benjamin Johnson, Executive Director of American Immigration Lawyers Association & Russell Smith, CEO of Refugee Services of Texas
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of African American Chambers of Commerce, with guests;
John Harmon, President & CEO of The African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey, Inc. Larry Ivory, President & CEO of the Illinois State Black Chamber of Commerce & Jay King, President & CEO of California Black Chamber of Commerce
Census taker Linda Rothfield’s government-issued iPhone kept directing her back to apartments in San Francisco that she already knew were vacant. When she did find apartments that were occupied, she was sometimes turned away because of the pandemic.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of Juneteenth and how we as a society talk about the history slavery, with guests; Woody Keown, Jr., President & COO of National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and Ashley Rogers, Executive Director of the Whitney Plantation
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — From Washington to Indigenous communities across the American Southwest, top government officials, family members and advocates gathered Wednesday as part of a call to action to address the ongoing problem of violence against Indigenous women and children.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on preventing animal abuse and neglect with guests: Janelle Dixon, President and CEO of the Animal Humane Society; Joe Elmore, President & CEO of the Charleston Animal Society; and Julie Klim, CEO of the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals.
Asian American business leaders are launching a foundation to challenge discrimination through what they call the largest philanthropic commitment in history by Asian Americans geared to support members of their own community.
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. (AP) — Hundreds of people joined Daunte Wright’s family and friends on a march through the Minneapolis suburb where he was fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop three weeks earlier.
St. Louis (AP) — The guilty verdicts in the George Floyd murder case felt like a watershed moment to many Americans. President Biden called the verdicts a “giant step toward justice.” But pervasive legal roadblocks to police accountability remain entrenched.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The underwriter for a project to build two prisons in Alabama announced that it is pulling out following criticism that it was breaking a promise not to get involved in for-profit prisons.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin i s charged with murder and manslaughter in George Floyd’s death after pressing his knee into Floyd’s neck as he cried out: “I can’t breathe.”