WHERE TO WATCH
Less Than 3% of Startups Receiving Capital in Q4 2020 Were Led by Black Founders, Report Shows
February 9, 2021
A new report from Hallo shows a drastic racial disparity when it comes to startups receiving venture capital funding. Vern Howard, CEO of Hallo, breaks down the numbers and their impact.
Tech Rout Pulls Nasdaq Down 3.5%, Biggest Loss Since October
Feb 19, 2021
Living in the 'Grey': A Conversation About Blackness
When discussing the Black experience, many people have an idea of what that conversation may look like. However, for some, the Black experience may look a little different than others. NAACP nominee and author of 'Greyboy: Finding Blackness in a White World,' Cole Brown joins News Wrap to discuss his book sharing his Black experience.
Feb 25, 2021
Color of Change Study Finds Most Black Voters Support Eliminating Student Loan Debt
We were joined by Arisha Hatch, Vice President at Color of Change to speak about the nonprofit's new survey. The Color of Change survey reveals that most black voters support eliminating student loan debt and if no action is taken, 40% of black voters would consider staying home for the next election.
Feb 23, 2021
BeGreatTV to Publish Original Series Taught by Black Leaders and Innovators With Goal of Inspiring Next Generation of Minority Youth
Backed by a seed investment from Stand Together Ventures Lab, a new online platform launching this spring will connect Black and brown innovators of today with the generation of tomorrow. BeGreatTV president Cortez Bryant and CEO Cortney Woodruff join News Wrap to discuss their groundbreaking platform.