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In this riveting episode, we first delve into the controversial felony murder laws through the heart-wrenching case of Lakeith Smith, who was convicted for a crime he didn't commit as a teenager. Experts from The Marshall Project and Lakeith's legal team unpack the systemic issues within these laws. We then pivot to an insightful discussion on the evolving perceptions of Black masculinity, with thoughts from Tyler James Williams, Dr. Jeff Gardere, and others. The show later investigates the unfulfilled promises of major corporations to invest in Black-owned media. Concluding with a powerful segment, our very own Kennedy Rue interviews Gabrielle Union, discussing her journey of finding her voice in the entertainment industry.
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