Daily Archives: December 16, 2019

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Blackademics Television: #603 CHANG / SAENZ

airs Mondays 3 a.m. beginning 12/9 (600 series has 5/30 minute programs) (500 series has 6/30 minute programs) –  – Top Black Studies scholars engage with projects and research focused on education, performance and youth empowerment.

Chang encourages us to tell our stories as she charts her path from undocumented Guatemalan immigrant child to hyper documented and influential college professor. Dr. Saenz offers a successful program for mentoring Latino males.

airs 12/23 at 3 a.m.



Trust Docs: #1003 “Life in Refugee Camps


Trust Docs 1000 (11/30 minute programs) airs Thursdays at 2 a.m. beginning 12/5 –  – TRUST DOCS, which is in partnership with the Thomson Reuters Foundation, takes viewers around the globe to explore under-reported stories about critical social issues through personal stories from individuals. This magazine series utilizes short documentaries to translate headlines into human experiences and covers a range of issues including the effects of war, the fight for refugee rights, struggles to adjust to climate change, housing and land rights, global mental health, changing gender identities and more.

#1003 “Life in Refugee Camps” – More than a political buzzword, refugees are real people with real fears driving their decisions, and they take great risks to protect their families. A glimpse into the lives of immigrants living in refugee camps reveals their hunger for human rights and an opportunity to start over.

airs 12/19 at 2 a.m.

Full Episode Life in Refugee Camps