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Boots Riley on his explosive new debut film Sorry To Bother You, Plus: The History of Juneteenth

Kevin Thompson
Dr Kevin Thomson

7:08am – Raymond “Boots” Riley (@BootsRiley)– is an Oakland-based rapper, activist, and now director. His debut film Sorry To Bother You hits theaters July 6th.

7:34 – The History of Juneteenth

Dr. Kevin Thompson – is an Adjunct Professor of the African-American Studies Program at the University of Houston. Some argue Juneteenth should be recognized as a national holiday, Dr Thompson explains why.

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