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Portrayal & Perception: African American Men & Boys

PORTRAYAL & PERCEPTION: AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN & BOYS highlights positive profiles of successful African American men in a variety of companies and organizations, and explores how the media portrays African American men, and how society views them as a result. Topics featured in the seven-part series include: unlocking the keys to owning a successful business, instilling leadership in African American boys, pursuing careers in the fields of communications and medicine, excelling in school as teenagers, and volunteering as mentors. PORTRAYAL & PERCEPTION strives to inspire discussion, elevate portrayal, and clarify perceptions of African American men and boys in the community.
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Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 - 1:30 AM    "Teaching Success" How do you teach an African American boy to become a leader? In "Teaching Success," three different approaches will be taken on the road to success: a program for young entrepreneurs and one of its star pupils; the commitment of African American educators at Pittsburgh's Manchester K-8 school on the North Side; and the Black Male Leadership Development Institute, a seven-day leadership training collaboration between Robert Morris University and the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh.. D
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Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Owning It" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 - 1:30 AM "Teaching Success" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Media Men" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 - 1:30 AM "Journey to Medicine" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Fine Arts and Artists" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 - 1:30 AM "Already Doing It" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Dec 27, 2018 - 1:00 AM "The Next Generation" (IDAHO)
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