According to the Nielsen ratings, the 48 Million African-Americans in America spend $1.3Trillion annually, establishing their buying power greater than the 9th largest country in the world. But is this true? Do African-Americans hold much economic power that they can effectuate change in American politics? Can African-Americans presumed buying power, change social justice issues impacting their communities? Will the Black Dollar from the Black community extend to a Black economic force that requires the rest of America to stand a take notice? Tonight we will discuss that and ask Dr. Jared Ball and Journalist, Julia Yarbrough what is and what will be the impact of black buying power in 2020.
A discussion of "The Use of Public Space as Cultural Communicator: How Museums Reconstruct and Reconnect Cultural Memory" by Deborah F. Atwater and Sandra L. Herndon.
Drs. Jared Ball and A.D. Carson discuss their work and approach to hip-hop scholarship. More links and timestamps in the show's description on YouTube.
An All African People's tribute to Kwame Nkrumah and the a Roundtable discussion about The Woman King. As always, check the show description on YouTube for timestamps, links, etc.