Making Black America

What is “Black Love?”

Clip: Episode 1 | 1m 55s  | Video has closed captioning.

"A love that allows for grace... creating spaces for one to be their whole self, all the time." "Radical love... radical empathy." -- These are some of the ways "Making Black America" panelists respond when Henry Louis Gates, Jr. asks, "What is Black love?"

Aired: 06/16/22

Rating: TV-PG

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