Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Soul Fixin

CNN Presents Black In America
While Barack Obama is hoping to become the first black president, CNN explores what it means to be black in America. 'CNN Presents Black In America' is a two part 4 hour documentary hosted by Soledad O'Brien. Part 1 'The Black Woman & Family' airs tomorrow night at 9 and explores "the varied experiences of black women and families and investigates the disturbing statistics of single parenthood, racial disparities between students and the devastating toll of HIV/AIDS." Part 2 'The Black Man', airing Thursday night at 9, evaluates "the state of black men in America and explores the controversial topics of black men and fatherhood; disparities between blacks and whites in educational, career and financial achievement; and factors leading to the dramatic rates of black male incarceration." Spread the word and tune in.