We Are Broadcasters
National Association of Broadcasters

Strahan Hosts Mental Health Roundtable with Black Athletes

Topic: Racial Issues and Equality
Posted on 2/21/2024

On the ABC network’s “Good Morning America,” host Michael Strahan spoke with a group of Black athletes about their experiences and struggles with mental health. The conversation highlighted the importance of “being free enough, confident enough, strong enough, supported enough to share how you truly feel to the world,” he said. Only one in three Black Americans with mental health illnesses obtain treatment, GMA reported.

Read more stories on Racial Issues and Equality »

How Broadcasters Serve Their Communities

More than 2.47 million American jobs depend on broadcasting, and the local broadcast radio and television industry - and the businesses that depend on it - generate $1.17 trillion annually for the nation's economy.

View State-by-State Data »