The Morning Update Show

The Morning Update Show — hosted by Trae Holiday and The Big O (Omari Salisbury) — is the only weekday news and information livestream that delivers culturally relevant content to the Pacific Northwest’s urban audience. Omari and Trae analyze the day’s local and national headlines as well as melanin magic in our community. Watch live every weekday at 11 a.m. on any of the following channels, hosted by Converge Media: YouTube, Twitch, Facebook, Periscope, and

We’ll also post the Morning Update Show here on the Emerald each day after it airs, so you can catch up any time of day while you peruse our latest posts.

Morning Update Show — Monday, September 28

Today on the Morning Update Show:

  • Interview with Besa Gordon
  • Black Community responds to Durkan’s investment plan
  • Willard Jimerson and SPD Chief Diaz talk gun violence
  • King County Equity Now Coalition steps up their communication strategy

Plus, #MelaninMagic Breaks and Swells in partnership with BiG BLDG. Watch the full performance here. A look back at Gideons Pharmacy & Soda Fountain #BlackGirlMagic.