The Legacy of Ida B. Wells Does Real Talk with Rashad Richey

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey, our special guest was Tiana Ferrell. Tiana Ferrell is a direct descendant of Civil Rights activist Ida B. Wells. Like her great-grandmother Tiana Ferrell is a journalist, and stopped by to talk to Rashad about her online newspaper Atlanta Free Speech, which is a modern version of the Memphis Free Speech which was owned by her late great-grandmother Ida B. Wells.

You can view the newspaper at and learn more about Ida B. Wells at

Listen to some clips from today’s show below.

Tiana Ferrell

Tiana Ferrell

Tiana Ferrell

Tiana Ferrell

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