B-Side Conversations

The side you don't hear. The side that has so much to say.

2a: BACK IN THE DAY WITH MY PARENTS (Mom)

Pull up a chair as my mom and dad drop by, drop some knowledge, and tell us about growing up black and poor in the south in the 40s and 50s. My mom and dad grew up in Georgia and Florida, respectively, and were kind enough to retell some old stories and put the beginnings of the civil rights movement into a context few have ever heard. We end the show with their thoughts on the state of blackness in the U.S.