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NBC NEWS NOW AND NBC BLK PRESENT CAN YOU HEAR US NOW?, A CONVERSATION HOSTED BY MSNBC'S TRYMAINE LEE

Press Release
June 01, 2020

Can You Hear Us Now?  airs on NBC News NOW on June 2 at 8 p.m. ET 

Guests Don Cheadle, Nikole Hannah-Jones, Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes and more to join virtual discussion 

 

June 2, 2020 – Following the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery and with the backdrop of the protests, riots and civil unrest in Minneapolis and across the country, NBC News NOW and NBCBLK present Can You Hear Us Now?, a virtual discussion hosted by MSNBC’s Trymaine Lee and streaming on NBC News NOW on Tuesday, June 2, at 8 p.m. ET.

The special will feature conversations with Wisconsin Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes, actor Don Cheadle, activist and co-Founder of Campaign Zero Brittany Packnett Cunningham, New York Times journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and actor Kendrick Sampson.

MSNBC correspondent and host of the NBC News podcast, Into America, Trymaine Lee will moderate the discussions on race, what being black in America means today, the experiences that shape and fuel the pain and anguish playing out in protests across the country and how America can help heal the divide.

To watch, tune in to NBC News NOW, NBCNews.com, Peacock (NBCUniversal’s new streaming service) and on NBC News’ Facebook, Twitter and YouTube channels on Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET.

 

For all the latest reporting on the George Floyd protests from NBC News and MSNBC’s worldwide team of correspondents, including a live blog with minute-to-minute updates, visit NBCNews.com and NBCBLK.

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