Stories from the HEZ

Growing Up Black in Newport

August 04, 2020 Steve Heath Season 1 Episode 5
Stories from the HEZ
Growing Up Black in Newport
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Stories from the HEZ
Growing Up Black in Newport
Aug 04, 2020 Season 1 Episode 5
Steve Heath

Please find here a teary, powerful and revealing conversation about what it is like to grow up as a black woman in Newport. Ellen Pinnock hosted the conversation with Phenomenal Women of Color including Nycole Matthews, Gabby Brown, Nat Harris, Niko Merrit, and Ajahne Greene. They all live in Newport’s North End and are involved in improving the quality of life for Newporters. These brave women discuss their challenges with education, health care, housing, and more. 

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Please find here a teary, powerful and revealing conversation about what it is like to grow up as a black woman in Newport. Ellen Pinnock hosted the conversation with Phenomenal Women of Color including Nycole Matthews, Gabby Brown, Nat Harris, Niko Merrit, and Ajahne Greene. They all live in Newport’s North End and are involved in improving the quality of life for Newporters. These brave women discuss their challenges with education, health care, housing, and more.