San Jose, CA – (June 4, 2020) – The events of the past week are a wake-up call. Here in the Bay Area, we celebrate our diversity. We pride ourselves on having open minds. We hear each other, but are we really

Thursday night, NBC Bay Area / KNTV will host a community conversation. Led by Today in the Bay
anchor Marcus Washington and NBC Bay Area's evening anchor Jessica Aguirre, "Race in
America: The Conversation" will attempt to bridge the divide between backgrounds and
generations. Viewers will have a chance to weigh in with their own questions or thoughts via the
station's social media platforms.

We know we will not solve anything in one hour. The goal is to start a conversation and to
introduce new voices into the community dialogue.

"Race in America: The Conversation" will take place live on NBC Bay Area/KNTV (Channel
11/Cable 3) from 6:30p-7:30p Thursday, June 4, and will stream on Facebook Live, YouTube,
Roku and AppleTV.

About NBC Bay Area / KNTV

Owned by NBCUniversal, NBC Bay Area / KNTV is the Bay Area’s investigative station located in the heart of Silicon Valley. The station is committed to providing continuous, in-depth journalism with unique personalities. Along with broadcasting NBC’s award-winning daytime, prime-time and late night programming, NBC Bay Area produces more than 32 hours of news programming each week. The station can be seen locally on Comcast 3 and 703 and over-the-air on 11. COZI TV, the station’s digital network, offers a full schedule of America’s most beloved and iconic television series, hit movies and original programming. COZI TV can be seen locally on Comcast 186 and over-the-air on 11.3.


Media Contact:

Wendy Collins

(408) 334-3847