Enjoy this short rant that was sparked by an incident at a recent Black history event. You won’t want to miss this inciteful take on publicly calling for racial equity.
Dr. Alex Gee has a conversation with a fellow podcast host and friend, Michelle Higgins. Michelle is the Director and a founding member of Faith for Justice. Faith for Justice promotes and leads public justice actions and events that connect faith communities to the movements that seek to dignify and humanize Black lives. She is also the co-host of the Truth’s Table Podcast. Listen for an inspiring conversation that dives into Michelle’s background and current passion for her work in many areas.
Michelle Higgins Book Recommendation: Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation’s Capital
Truth’s Table Podcast: www.truthstable.com/
Faith for Justice: www.faithforjustice.org/
Dr. Alex Gee is joined in the studio by the staff of Nehemiah’s Reentry Program to give an unfiltered and heartfelt commentary on some recent incidents in the local community. One incident occurred in the public schools to a young African American girl and the other at a Justified Anger community event with men in a reentry support group. Listen in to the honest conversation around these incidents and issues.
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With a Mayoral election coming up soon in Madison, Dr. Alex Gee asks some questions that all communities should ask of their public officials. The questions that are important for a thriving African American community are often not addressed.
Dr. Alex Gee takes a close look at Oscar Best Picture winner Green Book with filmmaker Eli Steenlage. The conversation explores the Hollywood concept of the White savior in film and the contrast of a great year in Black made films like BlackKklansman, If Beale Street Could Talk, Black Panther, and The Hate U Give. Check out some of these movies and Green Book, and then let us know what your thoughts.
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Dr. Alex Gee shared a special evening with his local listeners in response to the [Gee]nealogy Series. Listen as you get a taste of the live audience energy and questions answered in the moment. As well, Dr. Gee answers additional listener questions back in the studio.
Find out more about Dr. Gee’s genealogy journey at AlexGee.com