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

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...

Monday, Mar 5, 2018 at 11:19 AM EST

Miami 'Project Runway' Contestant Mentors Inner City Youth

Miami 'Project Runway' Contestant Mentors Inner City Youth

Miami native Merline Labisierre made her mark on the hit fashion competition show Project Runway Season 14 and Project Runway All Stars Season 6. The SCAD alum lives in South Florida where she works from her...

Monday, Mar 5, 2018 at 10:12 AM EST

NBC 6 Voices: Vetting Online School Threats

NBC 6 Voices: Vetting Online School Threats

The conversation with Miami-Dade Schools Police Chief Ian Moffett and Miami Herald reporter Monique Madan continues on how to vet school threats in the aftermath of the Parkland shooting.

Monday, Mar 5, 2018 at 10:26 AM EST

Miami-Dade Schools Police Chief Speaks on School Safety

Miami-Dade Schools Police Chief Speaks on School Safety

Jawan Strader talks with Miami-Dade School's police chief Ian Moffett and Miami Herald reporter Monique Madan about keeping schools safe.

Monday, Feb 26, 2018 at 09:59 AM EST

Little Haiti Poet Uses Art, Activism to Unite Community

Little Haiti Poet Uses Art, Activism to Unite Community

Aja Monet shares her poetry work and her efforts in raising awareness for social justice on this segment of Voices.

Sunday, Feb 25, 2018 at 05:34 PM EST

Runcie Applauds Students Protesting Gun Violence

Runcie Applauds Students Protesting Gun Violence

Broward Superintendent Robert Runcie is applauding the students of South Florida schools for speaking out against gun violence.

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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.
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