COVID-19 Q&A with south Omaha community activist Ben Salazar

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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- 6 News welcomed local community activist Ben Salazar to our studio Wednesday afternoon for an interactive Q&A session with our audience.

Omaha-metro area activist Ben Salazar will be in the WOWT 6 News studio Wednesday, May 20, 2020, to answer viewer questions about the impact of COVID-19, particularly on the local Hispanic community. (WOWT)

Salazar is passionate about issues facing the Omaha-metro Latino community, particularly in the south part of the city. In addition to sharing insights about the labor force and the meatpacking industry, he will help explain how COVID-19 is impacting Omaha's Hispanic community beyond area jobless numbers.

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Immediately following his appearance on our 4 p.m. broadcast, Salazar sat down with 6 News reporter Brian Mastre to answer your questions during a Facebook Live session.

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