Six-part series that gathers the nation’s leaders, political pundits and executives for a lively discussion around the 2015 State of Black America theme, “Save Our Cities: Education, Jobs and Justice,” the State of Black America Equality Index topics and content highlighted in the report. View it on YouTube and Interactive One’s universe of websites—including NewsOne, HelloBeautiful, GlobalGrind, and The Urban Daily.
Marc H. Morial
President and CEO, National Urban League
TV Host and Correspondent,
Web Series Moderator
Dr. Valerie Rawlston Wilson
Director of Program on Race, Ethnicity and the Economy at Economic Policy Institute
Alfred Edmond, Jr.
Senior Vice President and Chief Content Officer, Black Enterprise
Senior Vice President for Policy and Executive Director, NUL Washington Bureau
Executive Director, White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans
TV Commentator and Co-host of Bravo's Fashion Queens
Editor-in-Chief, National Newspaper Publishers Association News Service
Stefanie Brown James
CEO & Founding Partner, Vestige Strategies, LLC and Founder, Brown Girls Lead, Inc.
Rev. Tony Lee
Founder and Senior Pastor, Community of Hope AME Church
Founder and CEO, 135th Street Agency
Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Jr.
President and CEO, Hip Hop Caucus
National Executive Director, National Action Network
David C. Banks
President and CEO, The Eagle Academy Foundation
Executive Director, Faith in New York
Principal and CEO, IMPACT Strategies
2015 State of Black America - Digital and Live Event Team
Rhonda Spears Bell