(273) Beverly Johnson and Tina Knowles-Lawson on race in America (Full Stream 8/4)

Washington Post

Streamed live 97 minutes ago

As the national conversation about race continues, Washington Post Live brings together two American style icons to talk about inequality and exploitation in fashion, music and American society at large. Supermodel, activist and CEO Beverly Johnson will discuss her trailblazing career, including being the first African American woman on the cover of Vogue. She will be joined by designer, activist and philanthropist,

Tina Knowles-Lawson, the mother of international superstar Beyoncé Knowles-Carter and singer-songwriter Solange Knowles. Washington Post global opinions editor Karen Attiah will moderate a wide-ranging discussion about the power of representation, current movements for social justice and opportunities for meaningful societal change on Tuesday,

Aug. 4 at 12:00 p.m. ET. Washington Post Live is the newsroom’s live journalism platform, featuring interviews with top-level government officials, business leaders, cultural influencers and emerging voices on the most pressing issues driving the news cycle nationally and across the globe. From one-on-one, newsmaker interviews to in-depth multi-segment programs, Washington Post Live brings The Post’s newsroom to life on stage.

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