At Bedford Playhouse, we stand against racism, police brutality, and a culture that has perpetuated and inflicted suffering against Black Americans throughout our Nation’s history. Black Lives Matter.

Below we present a curated selection of work from filmmakers, authors, artists and scholars that support this long overdue and critical national conversation.

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Recorded Q&As

Say Her Name- The Life And Death Of Sandra Bland  – Q&A with Directors Kate Davis and David Heilbroner, moderated by Lawrence Otis Graham.

This compelling film and discussion focuses on one of the more controversial cases in recent times in an attempt to uncover the truth behind what really happened to Sandra Bland.

Recorded June 6, 2019 at Bedford Playhouse

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1619: A Podcast from the New York Times

Code Switch: NPR

Intersectionality Matters! with Kimberlé Crenshaw

Pod for the Cause: The Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights

Pod Save the People with DeRay McKesson

Seeing White

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