After Coming Out, Jason Collins Gets Support from Across the NBA

Posted  May 1, 2013  by  WHUT Howard University Television

Jason Collins made headlines this morning as the first male athlete from a major U.S. professional league to announce that he is gay. The NBA free agent wrote his personal account for Sports Illustrated. In the column, co-written by Franz Lidz, Collins says he was reluctant to be the “first” openly gay athlete on the […]

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Watch The WHUT American Graduate Community Town Hall Here And Take The Survey

Posted  March 5, 2014  by  WHUT Howard University Television

There has been a lot of talk and media attention about the debate over how to address the dropout issue in America¹s schools. On Tuesday February 18, 2014, community members and educational stakeholders from the DC area gathered at WHUT’s Television Studios for the American Graduate Community Town Hall. NPR’s Michel Martin moderated as educators, community leaders and students gathered to […]

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New Episode! New View, With Special Host Angela Rae

Posted  April 28, 2015  by  WHUT Howard University Television

This months episode, with special host Angela Rae, features a one on one with US Congresswoman Barbara Lee, gay marriage headed to the US Supreme court, and determining if there has been an uptick in police violence towards black men. WHUT’s New View with Ed Gordon is a fresh approach to discussion television.  Hosted by award-winning journalist […]

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What’s behind Obama’s campaign to limit bulk data collection by the NSA

Posted  March 26, 2014  by  WHUT Howard University Television

President Obama announced that he wants Congress to stop the National Security Agency from gathering bulk phone records and holding them for five years. What’s at stake in the president’s push to limit the scope of U.S. surveillance? Gwen Ifill talks to Kate Martin of the Center for National Security Studies and Gary Schmitt of […]

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