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Voices

Empowering stories that serve to connect South Florida’s black community

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 03:52 PM EDT

'Harmonik' Set to Headline 20th Annual Compas Fest

'Harmonik' Set to Headline 20th Annual Compas Fest

NBC 6 talks to popular Haitian-born band Harmonik about headlining this year's 20th annual Haitian Compas Festival during Haitian Heritage Month.

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 10:56 AM EDT

Miami-Dade Cop Who Lost Legs Walks at Daughter’s Graduation

Miami-Dade Cop Who Lost Legs Walks at Daughter’s Graduation

Nearly a year after a life-altering motorcycle crash, Miami-Dade police Maj. Ricky Carter fulfilled a promise he made to his daughter Thursday night. Maj. Carter walked during his daughter’s college graduation...

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 10:54 AM EDT

The Untold History of Liberty City’s Segregation Walls

The Untold History of Liberty City’s Segregation Walls

People walk past pieces of Liberty City history every day without knowing it. Concrete slabs that line the sidewalk along Northwest 12th Avenue north of Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard were once 8-foot tall...

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 10:53 AM EDT

NBC 6 Voices: Mental Wounds Left Untreated

NBC 6 Voices: Mental Wounds Left Untreated

Jawan Strader has a conversation with Dr. Delvena Thomas and Dr. Michael Nozile from Gang Alternative, Inc. about untreated mental wounds in high-crime neighborhoods.

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 11:59 AM EDT

NBC 6 Voices: Little Haiti Book Festival

NBC 6 Voices: Little Haiti Book Festival

The Little Haiti Book Festival is underway this weekend.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 04:12 PM EDT

NBC 6 Voices Driving While Black Discussion

NBC 6 Voices Driving While Black Discussion

NBC 6 anchor Jawan Strader talks to Miami Beach Police Chief Dan Oates, attorney Marwan Porter and The Dream Defenders co-founder Phillip Agnew about the interaction between police officers and African-American...

Monday, Apr 23, 2018 at 10:30 AM EDT

Black MSD Students Speak About Youth Movement

Black MSD Students Speak About Youth Movement

NBC 6 anchor Jawan Strader speaks with MSD students -- Mei-Ling Ho-Shing, Brandon Dasent, Tyah-Amoy Roberts and Kai Koerber - about the youth movement.

Monday, Apr 16, 2018 at 04:38 PM EDT

Program Helps Girls Embrace Their Inner Power

Program Helps Girls Embrace Their Inner Power

A Liberty City native gives back to her community by helping young girls embrace their inner power. NBC 6's Trina Robinson met the young girls impacted by the program.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 01:51 PM EDT

15-Year-Old Author Chanice Lee Talks About Teen Activism

15-Year-Old Author Chanice Lee Talks About Teen Activism

NBC 6 Anchor Jawan Strader talks to Chanice Lee, 15, about her recently published book Young Revolutionary: A Teen's Guide to Activism. 

Monday, Apr 2, 2018 at 04:01 PM EDT
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By Jermell Prigeon

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Miami Visits Before Assassination

Here's a look back at some of MLK's iconic moments spent in South Florida before...View gallery

  • Martin Luther King Swimming in Miami pool at Historic Hampton House
  • MLK Gallery Historic Photos from his time spent in Miami (6)
  • Carver Hotel in Miami where MLK spoke before death
About Us
"Voices with Jawan Strader" provides analysis of social issues impacting South Florida’s black community and highlights people in the community making a difference.