We’re so excited for this very important convo airing tonight on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
With exactly two weeks away from one of the most important elections in history, Black women are owning the conversation featuring an in-depth virtual conversation regarding the critical nature of voting and the importance of casting a ballot in 2020.
In this special, Emmy-award winning ABC News host Adrienne Bankert talks with special guests and real women covering topics related to the election including having a plan for voting, key issues to the Black community, voting down-ballot, inspiring friends and family to vote, the social justice movements of 2020, youth and voting, and self-care during this time. Click HERE for preview link.
Special guests include award-winning actress, writer, and comedian Yvette Nicole Brown; activist, author and educator Brittany Packnett Cunningham; Senior Advisor and Assistant to President Obama for Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Engagement Valerie Jarrett; entrepreneur and designer Tina Knowles Lawson; and activist and WNBA Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike.
This special is a part of OWN’s popular eye-opening, topic-driven series “OWN Spotlight: Black Women OWN the Conversation” which premiered last fall. The series features intimate conversations about important issues with honest opinions and surprising solutions that put people first. “OWN Spotlight: Black Women OWN The Conversation-Vote!” is produced by Viva Creative and Wayfarer Studios for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
About the OWN Spotlight: Black Women OWN The Conversation Special – Vote!
“Vote!” covers topics related to the election including having a plan for voting, issues on the ballot key to the Black community, voting down-ballot, inspiring friends and family to vote, the social justice movements of 2020, youth and voting, and self-care during this time.
Premieres Tuesday, October 20 (9pm ET/PT).