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

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 at 06:19 PM EST

Fins Host Youth and Police Conference at Hard Rock Stadium

Fins Host Youth and Police Conference at Hard Rock Stadium

A powerful meeting played out at the Hard Rock Stadium between black youth and dozens of law enforcement officers. The 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project teamed up with the Miami Dolphins Tuesday to host...

Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 11:19 AM EST

Making Kids Feel Safe After School Shootings

Making Kids Feel Safe After School Shootings

NBC 6's Jawan Strader sat down with licensed psychotherapist Isabel Rodriguez to discuss how parents should talk to their kids after tragic shootings.

Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 09:43 AM EST

How to Prevent School Shootings

How to Prevent School Shootings

Jawan Strader sat down with Larry Lawton, the founder of the Reality Check Program, to discuss how school shootings can be prevented.

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 at 03:37 PM EST

Bridging the Cultural Gap: African Americans vs Caribbean

Bridging the Cultural Gap: African Americans vs Caribbean

Is there a cultural divide between African Americans and blacks from the Caribbean? NBC 6 Voices host Jawan Strader sits down with a panel of blacks from various backgrounds to discuss the topic.

Monday, Feb 12, 2018 at 12:47 PM EST

Hollywood Man Fought to Rename Confederate Streets for Years

Hollywood Man Fought to Rename Confederate Streets for Years

Before the nation turned its attention to remove Confederate symbols with protests that turned violent, 80-year-old Benjamin Israel, a black Orthodox Jew, was quietly leading a battle in Hollywood to replace...

Monday, Feb 12, 2018 at 12:30 PM EST

Millennial Works to Preserve Dania Beach's Black History

Millennial Works to Preserve Dania Beach's Black History

NBC 6's Erika Glover reports on a 29-year-old man who is working to preserve the Black History of Dania Beach.

Monday, Feb 5, 2018 at 02:02 PM EST

Miami Dolphins Social Justice Initiatives

Miami Dolphins Social Justice Initiatives

NBC 6's Michael Spears explains how the Miami Dolphins are taking steps to try to bridge the racial divide.

Friday, Feb 2, 2018 at 06:22 PM EST

Eula Johnson, 'Wade-Ins' Desegregated Ft. Lauderdale Beach

Eula Johnson, 'Wade-Ins' Desegregated Ft. Lauderdale Beach

Activist and business owner Eula Johnson became the key figure in fighting for equality on South Florida beaches. She spearheaded wade-ins that led to the desegregation of Fort Lauderdale Beach.

Monday, Feb 5, 2018 at 02:04 PM EST

‘My Life Unraveled’: Retired NFL Star Says He Has CTE

‘My Life Unraveled’: Retired NFL Star Says He Has CTE

Former NFL star Larry Johnson, Jr. says once he left football he realized he was suffering from mental illness. The Kansas City Chiefs legend blames his psychological issues on CTE, Chronic Traumatic Encephalop...

Thursday, Feb 1, 2018 at 04:41 PM EST

High Schools Working to Prevent Football Head Trauma

High Schools Working to Prevent Football Head Trauma

In recent years, the number of reported concussions at Miami-Dade schools has decreased as school athletic trainers look into ways to keep athletes safe.

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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.