Original broadcast date: June 5, 2020.
The killing of George Floyd by a police officer in 2020 sparked massive protests nationwide. This hour, writer and scholar Clint Smith reflects on this moment, through conversation, letters, and poetry.
This episode of TED Radio Hour was produced by Christina Cala and Maria Paz Gutierrez. It was edited by Jeff Rogers.
Our production staff also includes Sanaz Meshkinpour, Rachel Faulkner, Katie Monteleone, James Delahoussaye, Janet W. Lee, Diba Mohtasham and Fiona Geiran. Our audio engineer is Daniel Shukhin.