Nashville Interfaith Leader jeff obafemi carr tapped forNational Election Night BroadcastBlack Owned Newspapers And Blogs
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Nashville, Tenn. (TN Tribune)-Nashville Interfaith Leader Rev. jeff obafemi carr will join a national panel of commentators to cover the Midterm Elections on the Black Star Network, founded by award-winning journalist and media personality, Roland. S. Martin. Featuring an all-star panel of expert strategists, analysts, and historians, the live RolandMartinUnfiltered broadcast will provide over six hours of analysis, commentary, and historical context covering elections from coast to coast, their implications on theAfrican-American community, and independent coverage of the most important themesthat will emerge from this critical moment in U.S. History. A generational voice in Nashville, carr is well-known as an institution-builder, thoughtleader, and independent visionary who has led a string of successful initiatives goingback to his undergraduate years at Tennessee State University, where he led thehistoric 1990 Sit-In that literally reshaped the campus for generations to come.carr’s multi-disciplinary experience at the intersection of the arts, media, communitybuilding, political engagement, and nonprofit leadership has made him a go-to advisorfor institutions, nonprofits, corporations, and politicians seeking to connect in a tangibleway with diverse communities. He made his first appearance on the Black Star Network’s lead daily digital show, #RolandMartinUnfiltered, nearly a year ago, connecting seamlessly with viewers with a no-nonsense approach to...