Dr. Alex Gee keeps his Black Like Me podcast going with another perspective on the vital issues of our time. Interim Director of Safety and Security of the Verona Area School District, Corey Saffold, returns to the show to discuss his experience as a Black man in law enforcement and his inside view on police reform.
Dr. Alex Gee brings his Black Like Me Live conversation to the podcast as he talks with a former white police officer. Chad Melton is now a pastor but brings his law enforcement experience to the conversations. Dr. Gee also connects with Anthony Ward, a former African-American police officer, to add a new perspective to recent events.
Dr. Alex Gee shares his Facebook Live rant from a week that saw Amy Cooper’s reaction to a Black man in the park and George Floyd’s death from police violence. Dr. Gee gives an emotional response to these racially motivated incidents.
Dr. Alex Gee discusses the just released documentary, Justified Journey that follows the story of Dr. Gee’s discovery of his ancestry. Just as the [Gee]nealogy podcast series exposed the shocking history of the Gee family, including slavery, slave owner’s, and family secrets now revealed for the first time. This interview will give you the behind the scenes look at the year’s long path to the screen of this documentary.
Watch the documentary online here.
Dr. Alex Gee sits down for a return visit with his good friend Peter Ahn to share about the Asian-American experience during the COVID-19 crisis. Dr. Gee and Peter discuss connections between their cultures, how it has shaped them and their friendship, and shed light on racism in their communities. They want to help guide the way with their shared experiences during and beyond this crisis.
Dr. Alex Gee speaks with Jacquelyn Hunt and her son Julian about their relationship for a special Mother’s Day episode. Jacquelyn and Julian share their amazing story together that began in prison. Don’t miss this very personal story.
Learn more about Jacquelyn’s work: F.O.S.T.E.R.