MetroFocus

THE REFUGEE CRISIS AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR AFRO-UKRAINIANS

Clip: 03/08/2022 | 19m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

As Russia escalates its deadly attacks across Ukraine, we focus on the impact the invasion is having on Afro-Ukrainians and other individuals of color. Kimberly St. Julian-Varnon is a Ph.D. student in History at the University of Pennsylvania, studying Race and Blackness in Russia and East Germany. She joins us to discuss Afro-Ukrainians and how racism is shaping their experience.

Aired: 03/08/22

Rating: NR

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MetroFocus is a local public television program presented by THIRTEEN.