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TV Highlights Dec 2 - Dec 8

TV Highlights Dec 2 - Dec 8

What's new to CCTV? A List of Programs to Check Out This Week.

  • Posted on: 2 December 2019
  • By: Alfonso

New Singles
Channel 8

No Lye Documentary, No lye is a chronological and thematic history of the ethnic beauty industry in America that highlights innovative stylists, products, and business leaders. Produced by Frances P. Rice.
8 PM on Tuesday 12/3
11 AM on Wednesday 12/4
7 PM on Thursday 12/5 and Sunday 12/8

Conversations That Change, a conversation with Activist Scholar Andrew King on Youth Activism. Produced by Maya Valentine.
12:15 PM on Friday 12/6
8 PM on Sunday 12/8

Coming Up Next Ep.1, Coming Up Next on CCTV! is a brand new short-form series highlighting many of the exciting things happening at Cambridge Community Television. Produced by James Herrick & Peter Levine.
5 PM on Tuesday 12/3, Wednesday 12/4, Thursday 12/5, and Friday 12/6

Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet, the internet was designed to be a kind of free-speech paradise, but a lot of the material on it turned out to incite violence, spread untruth, and promote hate. What should be done about this enormous problem? UN Special Rapporteur on Free Expression David Kaye will discuss this and other issues raised in his new book Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet. Filmed by Tricia Bitetto. Produced by CCTV.

MA Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities, and Energy Nov 12, 2019, the Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy met for public testimony on several bills related to natural gas regulation and safety. The mayors of Boston & Lawrence and several industry & union officials were among those who testified. Produced by the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

CCTV Weekend Marathon
Tune in on Channel 9 for the Weekend Marathon and watch programs welcoming the month of December with our Holiday themed programming!
Friday 12/6 from 6-9 PM, Saturday 12/7 from 12 PM - Midnight
& Sunday 12/8 from 12-4 PM.

Boston Rock Opera’s Happening Holiday, it's Christmas Eve and reclusive rock star, Mick Mondo, is sitting alone in his hotel suite reminiscing about the old days, convinced that his friends, former fans, and band mates have forgotten him. He is visited by, Solstina, a Goddess/ GoodWitch who acts as his muse and theatrical stage manager, bringing friends old and new to see Mondo. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.
6 PM on Friday 12/6

The Folklorist Ep. 1, The Folklorist is NewTV's Emmy Award-winning television series that offers a captivating look at the stories in history that have forever inspired us. Produced by Andrew Eldridge.
11 AM on Saturday 12/8

Harvard Square Tree Lighting 1989, Harvard Square procession and tree lighting. Includes the Back Alley Puppets, Newton High School Carolers, Cambridge Fire Department, Vermont Food Fair, and the Nutcracker Ballet performing Storytelling. [11/24/1989]
10:15 PM on Sunday 12/8

Cambridge Community Television nurtures a strong, equitable and diverse community by providing tools and training to foster free speech, civic engagement, and creative expression while connecting people to collaboratively produce media that is responsive, relevant, and effective in a fast-changing technological environment.

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