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Posted on: June 29, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Watch Mayor McFarland's ‘Live Televised Briefing’: 'A Conversation on Race'

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Mayor Shane McFarland held a live televised briefing Tuesday, June 30,  a ’Conversation on Race,’ on Facebook and CityTV  with MTSU’s Dr. Vincent L. Windrow.

The Mayor’s latest briefing is the beginning of many briefings Mayor McFarland intends to have on the topic of racial inequities in the coming weeks and months. Windrow is associate vice provost for Student Success and former director of Intercultural and Diversity Affairs at Middle Tennessee State University and has served as pastor of Olive Branch Church, 1115 Minerva Drive, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, since 1999. 

Watch the briefing on the City’s YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpsflKGoERU or on the MTSU website at  https://mtsunews.com/mcfarland-windrow-race-conversation-briefing/ 

The televised briefing was carried live on CityTV and WGNS Radio and can be viewed on Comcast Xfinity channel 3 & 1094, AT&T Uverse channel 99, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV via Cablecast Screenweave, www.youtube.com/cityofmurfreesboro, and City website at www.murfreesborotn.gov/citytv.

Conversations about inequities and change are taking place across many sectors of American society, including government, the workplace, neighborhoods, police and in politics. Mayor McFarland encourages the Murfreesboro community to join in the conversation.

For City News online, visit www.Murfreesborotn.gov.

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