Bounce, the first and only broadcast and multi-platform entertainment network serving African Americans,
today announced a partnership with the NAACP to live stream the group’s 2020 Special Election Coverage: The Reckoning.
BounceTV.com will live stream the special coverage on election night, Tuesday, November 3 starting at 7:00 p.m. (ET) with timely, relevant, and authentic stories of the Black experience hosted by Ed Gordon and featuring political analysts, pollsters, regional correspondents, concerned citizens, elected officials, and celebrity guests. Bounce will also join with the NAACP in hosting a Virtual National Town Hall to review the outcome and impact of this pivotal election on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, from 8:00-9:00 p.m. (ET).
“Bounce is thrilled to once again partner with the NAACP on our shared commitment of standing up for equal rights for African-American communities,” commented Bounce General Manager Cheryle Harrison. “We’re excited to livestream the NAACP’s 2020 Special Election Coverage: The Reckoning to provide important information on issues that matter most from a Black perspective.”
“The NAACP is honored to partner with Bounce to bring forward stories of the Black experience in critical cities and states around the country,” said Aba Blankson, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications, NAACP. “In times when voter intimidation is rampant, we must ensure that our voice is heard.”
Founded in 1909 in response to the ongoing violence against Black people around the country, the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) is the largest and most pre-eminent civil rights organization in the nation. We have over 2,200 units and branches across the nation, along with well over 2M activists. Our mission is to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-based discrimination and ensure the health and well-being of all persons.
Bounce (@bouncetv) is the first and only broadcast and multi-platform entertainment network serving African Americans, with programming seen over-the-air, on cable, on DISH channel 359, over-the-top on Roku®, on mobile devices via the Bounce and Brown Sugar apps, and on the web via BounceTV.com. Bounce features a programming mix of original series, docuseries and movies, off-network series, theatrical motion pictures, specials, live sports and events, and more.