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Richmond, Virginia: Hidden In Plain Sight

After the killing of George Floyd on May 25, 2020, the city of Richmond, Virginia -- former capital of the Confederacy -- became a focus of international attention. Earl Bridges and Craig Martin speak with influential members of the community who are hoping to bridge the gap of racial inequality and negativity. Dontrese Brown, a young, networked black entrepreneur shared his Hidden in Plain Site project (HiPS) which marries 360 video with historic images to shed light on famous and infamous sights in Richmond. Curator Valerie Oliver at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts talks about the impact and importance of Kehinde Wiley?s iconic statue, ?Rumors of War? a hip-hop inspired replica of the J.E.B. Stuart statue, and the renaming of The Boulevard to Arthur Ashe Boulevard. The purpose of these alterations is to set aside old and painful reminders of Richmond?s slave past, embracing a positive era of racial reconciliation and hope.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 0 seconds

Episode Number: 201

About The Good Road:

THE GOOD ROAD is an innovative, inspiring documentary series about two best friends who travel the world meeting philanthropists and change-makers, who have dedicated their lives to addressing global humanitarian issues.

From depressed inner-city neighborhoods, to border camps for refugees, to rural health clinics, hosts Earl Bridges and Craig Martin explore efforts to help Rohingya refugees, stop elephant poaching, end human trafficking, alleviate poverty, and more.


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Sun, Sep 4 11:30 A.M. San Juan, Puerto Rico: The Art of Community     NHPBS
Tue, Sep 6 9:00 P.M. The Good Road     NH WORLD
Tue, Sep 6 9:30 P.M. Bangkok, Thailand: River of Change     NH WORLD
Wed, Sep 7 2:00 A.M. The Good Road     NH WORLD
Wed, Sep 7 2:30 A.M. Bangkok, Thailand: River of Change     NH WORLD
Wed, Sep 7 10:00 A.M. The Good Road     NH WORLD
Wed, Sep 7 10:30 A.M. Bangkok, Thailand: River of Change     NH WORLD
Sat, Sep 10 5:00 A.M. The Good Road     NH WORLD
Sat, Sep 10 5:30 A.M. Bangkok, Thailand: River of Change     NH WORLD
Sun, Sep 11 11:30 A.M. Virginia: Balance     NHPBS
Sun, Sep 11 4:30 P.M. San Juan, Puerto Rico: The Art of Community     NH EXPLORE
Tue, Sep 13 9:00 P.M. The Good Road     NH WORLD
Tue, Sep 13 9:30 P.M. Chyulu Hills, Kenya: Big Life in the Wild     NH WORLD
Wed, Sep 14 2:00 A.M. The Good Road     NH WORLD
Wed, Sep 14 2:30 A.M. Chyulu Hills, Kenya: Big Life in the Wild     NH WORLD
Wed, Sep 14 10:00 A.M. The Good Road     NH WORLD

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