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NEXT Episode 216

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Lt Col. Bertram W. Wilson, Tuskegee Airman

Here’s the story that New England tells itself: Racism is a Southern problem. But our region’s abolitionist past hides a darker history of racism, slavery and white supremacy. It’s a legacy that lives with us today. This week on “Episode 216” of NEXT, we premiere a special series on racism in New England — produced by the New England News Collaborative and America Amplified. NEXT airs on Mondays on The Point.