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Oprah’s conversation with ‘Caste’ author Isabel Wilkerson premieres today on Apple TV +

Oprah Winfrey is hosting in-depth conversations with Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and best-selling author Isabel Wilkerson about her latest book, "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents," exclusively on Apple TV +. Oprah, who calls the book "a must read for all humanity," asks the reasons behind writing the book and why we need a new language to talk about race, reads a new press release. Then on Friday, October 9, "The Oprah Conversation: Caste" digs deep to discuss the book's themes in a two-part episode on Apple TV +, as Winfrey and Wilkerson gather for a conversation about "truth, reflection, and hope for humanity. " In "Caste: Part 1," Winfrey, Wilkerson, and a panel of readers discuss the concept that America is based on a caste system. “Caste: Part 2” continues the ...
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Oprah Winfrey will take on racism in new Apple TV+ series

Oprah Winfrey is launching a new talk show on Apple TV+. The first episode of the show will focus on racism in the U.S. Winfrey announced the show on Monday. The series, The Oprah Conversation will debut on July 30th at 4pm PT / 7pm ET and features Ibram X. Kendi the author of the best-selling book How To Be an Antiracist. In the first episode, they’ll speak with white people about racism, according to Apple and Winfrey. The first episode will be free to stream on Apple TV+ and gets joined by two other Oprah, Apple ventures Oprah Talks COVID-19 and Ophra’s Book Club. Further, it will be followed by a special two-part interview with the host of Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man, Emmanual Acho on Friday, August 7th. The fi...
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‘The Oprah Conversation’ to Stream on Apple TV+ on July 30

Apple TV+ will air a new interview series with media mogul Oprah Winfrey, beginning later this week. Known as The Oprah Conversation, the talk show will debut on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 4PM PDT. The premiere episode—which will be free for all to view—is titled “How to Be an Antiracist,” with Oprah talking with bestselling author Professor Ibram X. Kendi, who will confront Caucasians about their own racist beliefs, reports Deadline. Following this premiere will be a two-part special interview with Emmanuel Acho, athlete, commentator, activist and creator and host of the web series, “Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man.” This second episode will be airing Friday, August 7. “It’s time to bring humanity back to the conversation. Tune in to my new show #TheOprahConvers...
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Salt-N-Pepa Recall Historic 1995 Grammy Win, Including Cake From Tupac And A Hungover Run With Oprah

By Brent Furdyk. 46 mins ago Salt-N-Pepa are looking back at their 1995 Grammy win, when they made history as the first female hip-hop  artists to take home the award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for their hit “None of Your Business”. Speaking with Rock the Bells, Pepa (a.k.a. Sandra Denton) recalled their excitement. “To win the Grammy and get televised,” she said. “Hip-Hop women — first time! I remember that because of all that went around it.” Among the many who sent congratulations was rapper Tupac Shakur, who expressed himself in a somewhat unusual manner. RELATED: ‘Salt-N-Pepa’: Watch The Trailer For Lifetime’s New Biopic Limited Series “When we won the Grammy, [Shakur] sent Salt-N-Pepa a cake in the shape of a gun as a congratulations,” Salt (Cheryl Jam...