Houston panel has frank conversation about the N-word: Introduction

Published On: Feb 22 2013 01:19:39 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 25 2013 12:42:03 PM CST

For decades civil rights leaders fought against the n-word and its use as a slur.   Fast forward to today and the term has resurfaced in Hip Hop music, movies and many more.  This program, recorded at Houston Community College Southwest on Feb. 21, 2013, features a distinguished panel breaking down the meaning of the word and debates its use in today’s entertainment and youth culture.