The State of Race COVID-19


July 22, 2020
7:30pm EST

WGBH and The Boston Globe present The State of Race:
COVID-19 in Partnership with the NAACP Boston Branch and WORLD Channel  

A Virtual Event
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 7:30PM EST
Zoom Webinar

WGBH and The Boston Globe have joined together to present a series of virtual events looking at race and inequality in Massachusetts.  Produced in partnership with the NAACP Boston Branch and WGBH’s WORLD Channel, The State of Race event series will begin on Wednesday, July 22 at 7:30 p.m. with a discussion on the intersection of race and COVID-19.

This important event will feature interviews with people directly impacted by the pandemic along with a discussion featuring NAACP Boston president Tanisha M. Sullivan, Esq.; Dr. Thea James, Vice President of Mission and Associate Chief Medical Officer at Boston Medical Center; and Boston Globe columnist Adrian Walker. The discussion will be moderated by award-winning journalist and contributor to WGBH’s Beat the Press, Dan Lothian.

The event is free and open to the general public. Reserve your seats today.  

How it works:

RSVP for this free virtual event, and we will email you the link so you can join us. Zoom is free to the public but requires a computer download. You can download Zoom here. If you already have Zoom, you will not need to download the platform again.

Registration fee: 


Type of event: 

Partner Events

Learning area: 

Racial Equity


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