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Voices

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

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
Monday, Apr 2, 2018 at 12:07 PM EDT

Preserving the Tradition and History of Soul Food

Preserving the Tradition and History of Soul Food

Popular Miami Chef Ernisha Randolph wants to preserve the tradition and history of Soul Food. She's doing it through her company Sweet Butter, which hosts pop-up dinners inspired by Black Southern cuisine.

Monday, Apr 2, 2018 at 10:24 AM EDT

Reformed Gang Leader Mentors Through Ministry

Reformed Gang Leader Mentors Through Ministry

Renee Martinez aka Level talks to NBC 6 Anchor Jawan Strader about his past life and how his spirituality helped him change his life and other men like him.

Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018 at 10:37 AM EDT

Urban Gardens Flourish in South Florida's Food Deserts

Urban Gardens Flourish in South Florida's Food Deserts

You probably don’t put much thought into buying that green salad for lunch. But for many families -- bringing home fresh produce isn’t so easy. Millions of Americans live in neighborhoods deemed food deserts....

Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018 at 11:48 AM EDT

Family Fights Against Deportation Ahead of TPS Deadline

Family Fights Against Deportation Ahead of TPS Deadline

TPS recipient Rony Ponthieux and his family are fighting for permanent residency ahead of a 2019 deadline. They say they deserve to stay in the U.S., explaining that returning to Haiti would tear the family...

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"Voices with Jawan Strader" provides analysis of social issues impacting South Florida’s black community and highlights people in the community making a difference.