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Amanda Seales: Speaking Out About Gaza & Hollywood

Season 1 Episode 114 | 26m 46s

What does it take to be politically outspoken in Hollywood? You may know Amanda Seales from her role on HBO’s “Insecure”, her stand-up comedy, her podcast and radio show or viral videos on social media. She’s lost agents, her publicist, and had speaking gigs retracted for her commitment to social justice. Hear why Seales is taking backlash from her support for Palestinians as “a badge of honor”.

Aired: 04/04/24 | Expires: 04/04/25
Distributed nationally by American Public Television
Extras
BIPOC media cover people, places & perspectives beyond the conventional enclaves of power.
Angela Davis talks Palestine, elections, our carceral state and collective liberation.
Corporate greenwashing has hijacked Earth Day but the ideas behind the holiday are urgent.
Bloomberg's Stephanie Flanders shares what we should look out for this election year.
Gender-conscious policy can support homeless women who are domestic violence survivors.
Artist Ai Weiwei discusses how we keep the doors of our minds open to possibility
How can reformers counter the rhetoric around crime and migration to advance alternatives?
How do we end political violence, protect one another and democracy itself?
Maurice Mitchell of the Working Families Party discusses the 2024 presidential election.
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BIPOC media cover people, places & perspectives beyond the conventional enclaves of power.
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Artist Ai Weiwei discusses how we keep the doors of our minds open to possibility
Corporate greenwashing has hijacked Earth Day but the ideas behind the holiday are urgent.
How can reformers counter the rhetoric around crime and migration to advance alternatives?
Gender-conscious policy can support homeless women who are domestic violence survivors.
Bloomberg's Stephanie Flanders shares what we should look out for this election year.
Maurice Mitchell of the Working Families Party discusses the 2024 presidential election.
How do we end political violence, protect one another and democracy itself?