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Voter suppression and COVID-19’s impact on people of color

Clip: 05/17/2020 | 5m 17s Video has closed captioning.

The Rev. William J. Barber has long tackled the issues of race, poverty and hatred. His Poor People’s Campaign in June will hold a digital assembly and march on Washington to draw attention to civil rights issues. Hari Sreenivasan spoke with the reverend about the impacts of COVID-19 on communities of color for our on-going initiative "Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America."

Aired: 05/17/20

Rating: NR

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