COVID-19 Leaves Millions Hungry; Kendrick Sampson On Activism And Acting

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A new report from the humanitarian group CARE says the number of people undernourished or chronically hungry around the world could rise to 815 million because of the pandemic. And the burden of hunger, CARE says, falls disproportionately on girls and women. Also, we talk to Kendrick Sampson of the HBO series "Insecure" about his organization BLD PWR, which provides training for actors and other creatives to use their voices for social change. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Aug. 25, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on August 25, 2020.


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