Emmanuel “Onry” Henreid is a single of the couple of black opera singers in the north-western United States.
In June, he and Portland State College scholar Madisen Hallberg went viral for their impromptu duet of the national anthem – a instant of racial unity during the Black Life Make a difference protests.
But Onry’s story sheds gentle on persisting inequalities in Portland – and outside of.
Generated by Hannah Long-Higgins and Chelsea Bailey.
Further filming by Anna Weltner and Joni Whitworth, and audio by Sean Cumming.
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