Willamette Wake Up 02/01/2018 — Willie Richardson and Oregon Black Pioneers

Willamette Wake Up

Willamette Wake Up 02/01/2018 — Willie Richardson and Oregon Black Pioneers

Show Notes

This replay of Willie Richardson of the Oregon Black Pioneers reflects on one African American woman's experience in Salem in the 1970s and how she became part of the Oregon Black Pioneers. Black Pioneers currently have an exhibit at the Oregon Historical Society called Racing to Change.


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Willamette Wake Up is KMUZ’s morning news magazine program that explores what mid-Valley people are doing and talking about through news segments and interviews. The Willamette Wake Up team is dedicated to exploring the deeper stories that define and affect our community. Join us live every weekday morning from 8 to 9 o’clock and repeats 6 to 7PM.

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