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Merze Tate: Black Woman Scholar

Season 32 Episode 3247 | 26m 46s

For Black History Month, we speak with Barbara Savage, a professor and author of “Merze Tate: The Global Odyssey of a Black Woman Scholar.” It tells the real life story of the groundbreaking black female scholar Merze Tate.

Aired: 02/01/24
Funding for TO THE CONTRARY is provided by the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation, the Park Foundation and the Charles A. Frueauff Foundation.
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The US Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of the FDA's handling of mifepristone
Join us in this exclusive interview with Erin Loos Cutraro
FFWW CEO Jodie Grenier advocates for honoring the "Hello Girls" with a Congressional Gold Medal.
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