Short Wave
Short Wave
Jun 17, 2021
#BlackBirdersWeek 2021: Celebrating The Joy Of Birds
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#BlackBirdersWeek emerged last year from a groundswell of support for Christian Cooper, a Black man and avid birder, who was harassed by a white woman while birding in Central Park. This year is all about celebrating Black joy. Co-organizer Deja Perkins talks about how the week went and why it's important to observe nature wherever you live.

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