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Watch Season2/Episode 5 Of Doc Series 'Black Folk Don't' ('Commit Suicide')

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act July 24, 2012 at 1:10PM

Created by director/producer Angela Tucker, we featured season 1 of this series last year; fans will be pleased to know that season 2 is in full swing, with episode 5 embedded below; this one titled Black Folk Don't: Commit Suicide.
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Created by director/producer Angela Tucker, we featured season 1 of this series last year; fans will be pleased to know that season 2 is in full swing, with episode 5 embedded below; this one titled Black Folk Don't: Commit Suicide.

But first...

Suicide usually isn't an option for black folks, especially since there is a whole host of reasons why our mortality rate is so high, but is this always true? Given some recent high profile suicides and apparent suicides in the black community, is there more room to have this discussion now?

Watch season 2, episode 5, on black folks and suicide below:

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