Toward Racial Justice

Series produced by WITF

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A biweekly series of community conversations addressing systemic racism and injustice in Central Pennsylvania and beyond.

Toward Racial Justice is a biweekly series of community conversations addressing systemic racism and injustice in Central Pennsylvania and beyond. Series moderator is Charles Ellison, executive producer & host of “Reality Check” on WURD in Philadelphia — the only Black-owned talk radio station in Pennsylvania.

Listeners are encouraged to share personal experiences by using #RacialJusticePA on their preferred social media platform to continue the conversation beyond broadcast.

Episodes are released bi-weekly beginning the week of May 3rd.


10 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Toward Racial Justice: Intersection of Race & Religion looks at the role Black and Latino churches play in our community, what makes them unique an...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2021
  • Length: 51:31
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For people of color, the process of tracing genetic and ancestral roots can be difficult, painful and often filled with false leads and dead ends. ...

  • Added: Aug 23, 2021
  • Length: 51:30
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Intersection of Race and the LGBTQ Community examines some of the needs and challenges faced by LGBTQ people of color, such as experiences with rel...

  • Added: Aug 03, 2021
  • Length: 51:28
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WITF’s Toward Racial Justice explores current events affecting today’s youth. We discuss timely issues that are top-of-mind to young people today, ...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2021
  • Length: 51:28
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Explore the importance of supporting BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color)-owned businesses, and their economic impact and development in T...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2021
  • Length: 51:32
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One of our most engaging conversation topics of 2020 returns to further examine what it means to be an ally and why it is more important than ever ...

Bought by WLVT and KICI Iowa City


  • Added: Jun 10, 2021
  • Length: 51:28
  • Purchases: 2
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Toward Racial Justice: Multiracial Family Dynamics looks at the differences that multiracial families experience with self-esteem and how having mu...

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  • Added: Jun 10, 2021
  • Length: 51:27
  • Purchases: 1
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Toward Racial Justice explores the impact of George Floyd’s death and how it has shaped the past year. During this discussion, hear from individual...

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  • Added: Jun 03, 2021
  • Length: 51:30
  • Purchases: 1
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For decades, students of color have lagged behind their peers in academic achievement across the country. Unfortunately, in Pennsylvania, the schoo...

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  • Added: May 17, 2021
  • Length: 51:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Toward Racial Justice explores some of the racial disparities within the COVID-19 pandemic. We also look at the hesitancy regarding vaccines.

Bought by WLVT


  • Added: May 04, 2021
  • Length: 51:29
  • Purchases: 1