“Reflections from a Token Black Friend” – Ramesh Na

Listen to a different perspective on race in America from a Naval Academy graduate.

Ramesh Nagarajah shares his experiences growing up in an integration program, METCO, in Boston. He was inspired by the ambition of the people surrounding him and went on to play college football at the prestigious Naval Academy. At Navy, he made friends from all different backgrounds with different values and beliefs.

Ramesh recently wrote a powerful Medium article that went viral with over 2.5 million views. Listen to his inspiring story and his philosophy on empathy and understanding.

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Ramesh Nagarajah Condensed Movie

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The HOPE Podcast Episode 10, Part 1
The HOPE Podcast Episode 10, Part 2

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