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T.J. Holmes Leads BET/”106 & Park” Racial Profiling Feature In Wake Of Trayvon Martin Tragedy

T.J. Holmes Leads BET/"106 & Park” Racial Profiling Feature In Wake Of Trayvon Martin Tragedy

On Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 6pm, 106 & Park, in conjunction with BET News, will explore the issue of ‘Racial Profiling,’ in the wake of the Trayvon Martin tragedy; details from the press release:

Racial profiling continues to be an all too common reality for African Americans and minority males. The goal of this special is to equip families with information on how to deal with this serious subject matter.

“106 & Park” hosts Terrence J and Rocsi, along with award-winning journalist T.J. Holmes will discuss the issue of racial bias, informing and teaching our youth how to cope with racial profiling. “106 & Park” will utilize a panel of special guests from music, law enforcement, politics, and community organizations who can share their knowledge and experiences. This special “106 & PARK” brings the kitchen table conversations African American families have had with their young sons for decades to a larger audience, tune in tomorrow at 6 pm* and join the conversation.

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