Fighting Back Against Breast Cancer #TheNext400

Moderator: Chris Tanaka, Channel 19 News Panel: Kamesha Miles, Community Program Manager of the Susan G. Komen AAHEIPamela Combs – CNP, Cleveland Clinic Thursday, October 21 | 7:30PMYouTube and Facebook Live Recommended Reading These recommended reads are in partnership with Cleveland 19’s The Next 400 series More Recommended Reading

#TheNext400 Digital Roundtable: Hough Uprising Then and Now

The Next 400 Digital Roundtable with WOIO 19 returns to discuss the anniversary of the Hough Uprising 55 years ago and a look at the revitalization of the neighborhood. Moderator: Chris Tanaka, Channel 19 News Mansfield Frazier, Journalist and business owner. Don Freeman, Author and activist Thursday, July 22 | 7:30PMYouTube and Facebook Live Recommended Reading These recommended reads are…

#TheNext400 Digital Roundtable: Intersection of African American and LGBTQ+ Identity

Cleveland Public Library and WOIO are hosting a Next 400 Roundtable discussion about lived experiences at the intersections of the African American and LGBTQ+ Identity. Moderator: Chris Tanaka, Channel 19 News Jasmine Burnett: National organizer, writer and strategist Avery Ware: Writer, educator, and speaker. Cleveland Branch NAACP Thursday, June 10 | 7:30PMYouTube and Facebook Live Recommended Reading These recommended reads…

#TheNext400 Digital Roundtable: Racism as a Public Health Crisis

It’s been a year since the death of George Floyd. We join WOIO 19 to look back at the year to see if significant changes have been made to policies and practices impacting communities of color.  Moderator: Chris Tanaka, Channel 19 News Daniel Gray-Kontar, Poet, teacher, and education activist Danielle Sydnor, We Win Strategies Group, CEO, President Cleveland Branch NAACP…

Representation in Film and Television #TheNext400

In 1964, Sidney Poitier broke down barriers when he became the first black male to win the Academy Award for Best Actor. How far has America come with representation in film and television since his achievement? With the Oscars now in the books, which steps are still needed to achieve equality on-screen and behind the scenes. Join the discussion! Moderator:…

Recommended Reading – Community Policing #TheNext400

Here are a few titles for your next book club. Cleveland Public Library has curated a list of recommended reads that highlight the angst stemming from community policing, told from a Black perspective. These reads are in partnership with Cleveland 19’s The Next 400 series. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas More Recommended Reading