How the Covid-19 pandemic has forced more women than men out of jobs

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “How the Covid-19 pandemic has forced more women than men out of jobs” – below is their description. The #Covid-19 pandemic has wiped out three decades of gains for #women in the American workforce, with their participation hitting its lowest level since 1988. As International Women’s Day … Read more How the Covid-19 pandemic has forced more women than men out of jobs

Celebrating and preserving Black American Sign Language

ABC News published this video item, entitled “Celebrating and preserving Black American Sign Language” – below is their description. ABC News’ Kyra Phillips reports on the origins of Black American Sign Language, and the movement to recognize and preserve a language born out of segregation. ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH … Read more Celebrating and preserving Black American Sign Language

Ray | Ray Charles Rejects Jim Crow Segregation

Universal Pictures published this video item, entitled “Ray | Ray Charles Rejects Jim Crow Segregation” – below is their description. When Ray Charles (Jamie Foxx) encounters an anti-segregation protest outside one of his concerts, he makes history by standing up against Jim Crow and refusing to play any segregated theatre. Buy/Rent Ray: Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Ray-Jamie-Foxx/dp/B001NMLMAQ/ iTunes: … Read more Ray | Ray Charles Rejects Jim Crow Segregation

‘Disunited States’: Baltimore, a symbol of the challenges awaiting Joe Biden

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “‘Disunited States’: Baltimore, a symbol of the challenges awaiting Joe Biden” – below is their description. As Joe Biden is sworn in as 46th president of the United States, we take you to Baltimore, Maryland. Donald Trump repeatedly attacked the city during his time in office, referring to Baltimore … Read more ‘Disunited States’: Baltimore, a symbol of the challenges awaiting Joe Biden

‘Good old days of segregation’ comment was sarcasm: Lindsey Graham

Reuters published this video item, entitled “‘Good old days of segregation’ comment was sarcasm: Lindsey Graham” – below is their description. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham on Wednesday referred to ‘the good old days of segregation’, which he later said was sarcasm, during the confirmation hearing for President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney … Read more ‘Good old days of segregation’ comment was sarcasm: Lindsey Graham

New Caledonia Voters Choose to Stay Part of France

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “New Caledonia Voters Choose to Stay Part of France” – below is their description. A majority of voters in New Caledonia chose to remain part of France instead of backing independence in a referendum Sunday that led the French president to call for dialogue after a three-decade … Read more New Caledonia Voters Choose to Stay Part of France

Claudia Rankine: ‘Silence, segregation and inaction is no longer possible’ I FT

Financial Times published this video item, entitled “Claudia Rankine: ‘Silence, segregation and inaction is no longer possible’ I FT” – below is their description. In an interview at the FT Weekend Festival 2020, the award-winning US poet discusses her new book, Just Us, which addresses whiteness, white privilege and normalising uncomfortable conversations. Watch more at … Read more Claudia Rankine: ‘Silence, segregation and inaction is no longer possible’ I FT

Trump reverses Obama bid to prevent racism in US housing

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Trump reverses Obama bid to prevent racism in US housing” – below is their description. Effective from Tuesday, the Trump administration is replacing an Obama-era rule that sought to end racial segregation and discrimination in American housing. President Trump says the rollback of the rule, which forced … Read more Trump reverses Obama bid to prevent racism in US housing

VJ Day 2020: Japanese Recalls Internment 75 Years After Surrender Ending WWII

Bloomberg QuickTake News published this video item, entitled “VJ Day 2020: Japanese Recalls Internment 75 Years After Surrender Ending WWII” – below is their description. As Japan marks the 75th anniversary of the surrender ceremony on September 2, 1945 that led to the end of World War II, 99-year-old Hidekazu Tamura recalls his memories at … Read more VJ Day 2020: Japanese Recalls Internment 75 Years After Surrender Ending WWII

Civil Rights Activist Encourages Peaceful Protesting At 2020 RNC | NBC News

Clarence Henderson, a civil rights activist spoke at the 2020 RNC. Henderson went into detail about his personal experience with protesting segregation and encouraged peaceful demonstrations. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and … Read more Civil Rights Activist Encourages Peaceful Protesting At 2020 RNC | NBC News

Artist tackles Chicago’s urban segregation

Artist Tonika Johnson hopes her “Folded Map Project” in Chicago – which brings together residents from the North and South Sides – can serve as a model for “awkward but necessary” conversations on racial inequality nationwide. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation … Read more Artist tackles Chicago’s urban segregation

Chicago artist tackles urban segregation

Artist Tonika Johnson hopes her ‘Folded Map Project’ in Chicago – which brings together residents from the North and South Sides – can serve as a model for ‘awkward but necessary’ conversations on racial inequality nationwide. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation … Read more Chicago artist tackles urban segregation

John Lewis Laid to Rest in Historic Atlanta Cemetery

John Lewis was celebrated as an American hero during his funeral Thursday as former President Barack Obama and others called on people to follow Lewis’ example and fight injustice. He was finally laid to rest at the historic South-View cemetery, a burial site of former slaves and their children. Three former presidents joined in the … Read more John Lewis Laid to Rest in Historic Atlanta Cemetery

Trump nixes affordable housing rule in suburbs

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday told his supporters in Texas that his administration “ended” an Obama-era rule intended to combat discriminatory housing practices and segregation in suburbs. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the … Read more Trump nixes affordable housing rule in suburbs

John Lewis’ Casket Arrives in Georgia Ahead of Funeral on Thursday

The plane carrying the body of Rep. John Lewis has arrived at Dobbins Air Force base in Marietta, Georgia. Lewis will lie in repose at the Georgia capitol in his hometown of Atlanta in one of the last memorial services for the late Democratic congressman before he is buried. Members of the public will be … Read more John Lewis’ Casket Arrives in Georgia Ahead of Funeral on Thursday