Voices for Change : EP 05

Voices for Change: The ‘superwoman’ dynamic in a pandemic The Superwoman myth says that women can do it all without missing a beat. Work a full-time job, be a full-time-wife, full-time parent, full-time house manager. It never ends. Then you go and toss in a pandemic. Joining Danita to discuss is Brandi Harvey, a public speaker, author and wellness coach.

Voices for Change : EP 04

Voices for Change: Biracial and caught in the middle Being biracial is a difficult walk along racial lines. Having to transform at times into chameleons trying to bridge the gap of a tumultuous racial divide and always asking the question: Why do I have to pick a side? Joining Danita are News 5 digital content producer Camryn Justice and Pastor …

Voices for Change: EP 03

Voices for Change: Young activists say, ‘Not on my watch’ People all over the world have been horrified and angered by the senseless killings of black Americans at the hands of police officers, and they’ve taken to the streets to protest racial injustice and police brutality. Among them are youth activists, and we talk to three of them who live …

Voices for Change : EP 02

Voices for Change: Talking to your kids about pandemics and protests In this episode, we focus on the impact the pandemic and the protests are having on our children. Host Danita Harris talks about the challenges parents face when explaining to children what is happening in the world and things that can be done now to prepare your child for …

Voices for Change: EP 01

Voices for Change: A conversation about being black and being a journalist right now. In the first Voices for Change, a new podcast from Danita Harris, the News 5 anchor interviews her African-American colleagues in the wake of the tragic death of George Floyd at the hands of police and the nationwide protests that followed. This is a heartfelt discussion …

“SINGLE” is not a bad word

This blog entry will hopefully encourage those of you who are single and desire to be married.  Being single is not a bad thing. Yes, it can feel lonely at times and you may wonder if you’re ever going to meet Mr. or Miss Right. But the truth of the matter is, you just have to wait it out. The …

The Beauty of my Nakedness

It took me a long time to really grasp the fact that I can share everything with God. That prayer was an intimate time between me and the One who created me. The one who knows me better than I know myself. It took me a long time to feel comfortable with baring my soul to the savior of my …

Who is Danita?

I thought this would be the appropriate title for my first blog because I realize many of you have no clue as to who I am. This is not going to be paragraphs explaining my educational and professional background; you can read my bio for that information.  This is a space where I will share what isn’t always apparent to …