9. BET announces Inauguration programming
BET is planning some fantastic programming for Inauguration weekend to remind the Black community of how far we’ve come, and how far we can still go.
On January 19, BET will be airing the Rose Parks Story ay 1:30 p.m. EST followed by Alex Haley’s Queen at 3:30 p.m. EST.
on January 20, the network is starting the day at 10:30 a.m. with BET News: Michelle Obama on a Mission. Next up will be the mini-series King at 11 a.m. EST, followed by Roots at 5 p.m. BET will continue to air Roots in between Inauguration coverage.
Then, on Inauguration Day, January 21, Centric will air Separate But Equal at 4:30 p.m.