BLACK NOUVEAU #2224
"My Brother's Keeper"/Soul Train Line/Dr. Bob Graham's Shoe Repair/Black Marriage Day
March 12 at 6:30pm on MPTV 10.1/36.2
March 13 at 12:30am on MPTV 36.1
Victor Barnett, the founder and CEO of Running Rebels, and Dr. Darrell Williams, the principal of Pulaski High School discuss President Obama's "My Brother's Keeper" Initiative. Potawatomi Casino and 98.3 FM's effort to create the longest "Soul Train" line is highlighted. DeVona Wright Cottrell, associate general counsel for RW Baird, and one of the Milwaukee Business Journal's "40 Under 40 People to Watch," remembers the life of Racine's "Dr. Bob Graham," the shoe repair man; and, "Black Marriage Day" is examined. Joanne Williams hosts.