Ep 02: A Complicated Legacy

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     (Bas Slabbers/ for NewsWorks)

    (Bas Slabbers/ for NewsWorks)

    The black community reacts to Cosby’s criticisms as allegations of sexual assault become public.

    Comedian. Beloved television star. “America’s Dad.” Accused sexual predator. In June 2017, Bill Cosby faces a jury that will determine whether he’s guilty or not of drugging and sexually assaulting one of more than 60 women who have accused him of sexual misconduct. Cosby Unraveled, a podcast from WHYY, explores Cosby’s beginnings in the projects of North Philadelphia, the heights of his influence, and the causes of his downfall.

    In episode 2, the black community reacts to Cosby’s criticisms as allegations of sexual assault become public.

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