Wednesday, August 3, 2016
The National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis named Soledad O'Brien among its Freedom Award honorees.
O’Brien is chairman of Starfish Media Group and also works as a journalist and executive producer. O’Brien also worked with CNN, where she helped produce the documentaries “Black in America” and “Latino in America,” which show the trials, successes and complexities of being black or Latino.
The event will take place Oct. 20 at the Memphis Cook Convention Center.