Essential Pittsburgh
4:44 pm
Thu September 26, 2013

Friday Re-broadcast: The Black Middle Class Experience in Pittsburgh

Representatives from The Urban League, Pittsburgh City Council and UPMC weigh in on Pittsburgh's African American Middle Class
Representatives from The Urban League, Pittsburgh City Council and UPMC weigh in on Pittsburgh's African American Middle Class
Credit Ryan Lowe / 90.5 WESA

On Wednesday, March 20th 90.5 WESA’s daily public affairs program Essential Pittsburgh hosted a Public Forum on the Black Middle Class in Pittsburgh.

Inspired by a Pittsburgh Quarterly article by journalist Ben Schmitt, the forum addressed the history and current experiences of the Black middle class in Pittsburgh. Listen to a broadcast of the forum Friday at noon and 8pm on 90.5 WESA.