This Week

This week on MNN, we conclude our celebration of Women’s History Month by highlighting the remarkable contributions of inspiring women who are shaping our communities. 

Join us Sunday, March 24 starting at 1 PM and Wednesday, March 27 starting at 7 PM on MNN HD (Spectrum 1993).

Makilala TV proudly stands as the first Filipino American talk show in the New York metro area. Featuring a diverse array of guests, from artists to community leaders and innovators within the Filipino community, Makilala brings engaging conversations to its audience. This week, hosts Cristina and Rachelle are joined by guest co-host Elizabeth Cueva for an intriguing discussion with Detectives Angelica Velez and Constantina DeLuca. They share their unique experiences as Filipino women serving in the New York Police Department, offering insights into their journeys and challenges within the force.

Sunday 1 PM / Wednesday 7 PM

Makilala TV airs every Thursday at 9:00 PM on MNN Culture

Consider it Blacklit is a captivating show that shines a spotlight on African Americans in film, TV, and theater. In this special episode, host Kim Singleton talks to the all-female writing team behind MARIAN, a poignant musical about the legendary opera singer Marian Anderson. Tune in as they share their inspiring journey in bringing this significant narrative to the stage, offering a glimpse into the creative process and the importance of telling Anderson's story.

Sunday 1:30 PM / Wednesday 7:30 PM

Consider it Blacklit airs every Saturday at 9 AM on MNN HD

Fortune Society's Both Sides of the Bars examines the legal system from various perspectives including from the perspective of those most impacted by the criminal justice system. In this special episode, host Carler Dinnold talks with activists Andrea C. James and Serena Martin-Liguori, about their organizations and what they do to improve the well-being of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women and girls.

Sunday  2 PM / Wednesday 8 PM

Both Sides of the Bar airs every Sunday at 1 PM on MNN HD and MNN Community