Prominent Black reporters Symone D. Sanders, Vladimir Duthiers and Yamiche Alcindor were featured on a new episode of The Beyond The Scenes podcast, hosted by The Daily Show with Trevor Noah‘s Roy Wood Jr.
The podcast episode, “Being Black in the Media,” was taped live at SXSW and features a discussion about being Black reporters and commentators in America.
The panelists each shared personal experiences dealing with racism on the job and various other topics concerning being a journalist while Black in America.
Here is the official description of the podcast:
Hosted by Daily Show correspondent Roy Wood Jr., the series gives listeners an inside look at how producers and writers of the Emmy-winning series use comedy to tackle a variety of complex topics, from racial injustice to sex robots. Correspondents Desi Lydic, Dulcé Sloan, Michael Kosta, Ronny Chieng and Contributor Jordan Klepper, along with an array of special guests, will also be featured. The premiere episode, Therapy in the Black Community, which launched last summer, featured Roy alongside Daily Show writers X Mayo and Ashton Womack for a wide-ranging and deeply personal discussion about mental health, Black church, the protests against racial injustice and police brutality of 2020, and more.
The Daily Show podcast, which was recently nominated for an NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Society and Culture Podcast,” is available on all audio platforms.
Check out the episode below: