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Today With Dr. Kaye: Army Brig. Gen., HBCU grad commanding National Guard's inauguration task force

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Dr. Kaye interviews U.S. Army Brigadier General Janeen Birckhead, a HBCU graduate who is taking command of a temporary, multi-state force of National Guard members who are providing support for the historic presidential inauguration.

Today With Dr. Kaye: 1-19-2021- Hour 2

Brig. Gen. Birckhead shared her responsibilities, the support service members have been receiving and how she is confident that her soldiers can repel anything that may come their way.


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Karsonya (Kaye) Wise Whitehead is an associate professor of Communication and African and African American Studies at Loyola University Maryland and the award-winning author of Notes from a Colored Girl: The Civil War Pocket Diaries of Emilie Frances Davis; a featured Public Commentator for WYPR and Op-Ed columnist for the Baltimore Sun; a K-12 master teacher in African American History; an award-winning curriculum writer and lesson plan developer; an award-winning former Baltimore City middle school teacher; and, a three-time New York Emmy-nominated documentary filmmaker.