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Voices

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

Friday, Feb 22, 2019 at 12:02 PM EST

#SheThrives by Changing the Face of Fashion

#SheThrives by Changing the Face of Fashion

Last September's New York Fashion Week was monumental for Brandice Daniel, the founder of Harlem's Fashion Row. The platform -- launched in 2007 to give voice to multicultural designers -- celebrated NBA...

Monday, Feb 18, 2019 at 12:55 PM EST

Black MSD Students Reflect on Year of Healing & Activism

Black MSD Students Reflect on Year of Healing & Activism

NBC 6's Jawan Strader spoke with four Black MSD students about surviving the shooting, healing and their year of activism.

Monday, Feb 18, 2019 at 12:48 PM EST

Robert Battle Reflects on Alvin Ailey's Legacy

Robert Battle Reflects on Alvin Ailey's Legacy

Liberty City native Robert Battle currently serves as the Artistic Director of the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater. Battle spoke with NBC 6's Jawan Strader about his childhood and his rise to the top.

Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 at 05:33 PM EST

#SheThrives by Empowering Youth with Social Justice Activism

#SheThrives by Empowering Youth with Social Justice Activism

Tiffany Loftin, director of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People's youth and college division, brought more than 1,000 students to participate in the March for Our Lives in Washington...

Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 at 05:36 PM EST

#SheThrives Using Social Media to Spur Activism Among Youth

#SheThrives Using Social Media to Spur Activism Among Youth

Harlem native Valcencia D. Clay, who has taught in public schools for the past ten years, is committed to expanding opportunities for students and educators in urban school districts. Her eighth grade humanities...

Monday, Jan 28, 2019 at 01:08 PM EST

A Conversation About Politics and Representation

A Conversation About Politics and Representation

NBC 6 Anchor Jawan Strader hears from the former treasurer for the Florida Democratic Party, Francesca Menes and current party committeewoman, Grace Carrington, as they talk about the issues of representation...

Monday, Jan 28, 2019 at 12:08 PM EST

Community Activist's Mission to Improve Liberty City Schools

Community Activist's Mission to Improve Liberty City Schools

A well-known community activist and business leader is credited with bringing change to a South Florida elementary school in need. T. Willard Fair, CEO and President of Miami’s Urban League, closely works...

Monday, Jan 21, 2019 at 12:21 PM EST

Breaking Free: Violence, Abuse and Trafficking

Breaking Free: Violence, Abuse and Trafficking

Two South Florida advocates who broke free from abusive relationships opened up about their past. Shanda Roberts and Shanika Ampah shared their stories on Voices with Jawan Strader.

Monday, Jan 7, 2019 at 06:19 PM EST

Voices: One-On-One With Sybrina Fulton Part 1

Voices: One-On-One With Sybrina Fulton Part 1

Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's mother, opens up about her new life nearly seven years after losing her son. In an exclusive interview, she talks about heartache and healing, her renewed purpose and her...

Friday, Jan 4, 2019 at 05:25 PM EST

The Black Florida Project

The Black Florida Project

NBC 6 Anchor Jawan Strader explores the Black Florida Project with award-winning photographer Johanne Rahaman.

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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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