Remember Oakland’s Response to #GrillingWhileBlack? Electric Slide

11 min

#WhileBlack was a popular hashtag in 2018. This year we watched several videos on social media that included white people harassing black people doing just about everything. Oakland had a couple of racist moments at Lake Merritt this year, including one woman who became known as BBQ Becky.  The city had its own response too.

Guest: Sandhya Dirks, KQED race and equity reporter

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