Burst Your Bubble

A podcast about -isms and -phobias in pop culture.

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EP41 - Harry Belafonte Frames 1968


For one week in 1968, singer and activist Harry Belafonte guest hosted the Tonight Show for Johnny Carson. Belafonte and his guests talked about the Vietnam War, poverty, native rights, race, and interracial relationships, making his one week stint an encapsulating lesson of the turbulent year that was 1968.

You can find the full episode script here.

Art by Jeremy Ferris.

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