In celebration of Juneteenth, this week The Times is running episodes on the Black experience. Subscribe to The Times here or wherever you listen to podcasts.
Monday June 20, 2022: Is this country in the middle of another “Emmett Till moment,” and can it move the gun control movement forward?
Wednesday, June 22, 2022: Municipalities try to offer redress to the descendants of Black families evicted for freeway construction.
Thursday, June 23, 2022: Tobacco companies have historically targeted menthol-flavored cigarettes at the Black community. As the federal government weighs a ban, the industry is doubling down.
Friday, June 24, 2022: Ellen Garrison Jackson Clark lived a courageous life. Then she wound up in an unmarked grave. Now, 129 years later, she’s getting her due.
Host: Gustavo Arellano
Guests: Los Angeles Times reporters