Palestinian man Jihad Nuwaja stands next to a tent in Susiya village, south of the West Bank city of Hebron July 20, 2015. Sitting under a fig tree to escape the searing sun, Nuwaja looks out on the only land he knows - the dry expanse of the Hebron hills in the southern West Bank. Within days, his home is set to be demolished and he, his wife and 10 children expelled.   REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma      TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Sandra Bland and Black Girls Matter

Kimberle’ Crenshaw, law professor and co-founder of the African American Policy Forum, discusses the death of Sandra Bland in the context of her report, “Black Girls Matter: Pushed-Out, Overpoliced and […]

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Economists Join the Fight For $15!

Economist Bob Pollin joined us to discuss his new co-authored petition calling on economists to support an increase of the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2020.

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COINTELPRO and Hip-Hop

This event convened by the Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle and their Eddie Conway Liberation Institute in Baltimore, MD. was a great honor and pleasure to participate in.  The goal […]

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A History of Black Lives Matter

#BlackLivesMatter co-founder Patrisse Cullors discusses the history of BLM, its politics, goals and future. See also: Future Focus by Jalil A. Muntaqim: A Movement Veteran and POW Speaks to Young […]

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North Korea’s “Hate America Month”?

Activist and author Brian Becker discusses the most recent naval incident between North and South Korea and gives much needed political and historical context to ongoing media coverage of that […]

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The Most Racist Flag

With new announcements about flag removals and anti-Confederacy political posturing we continue our critical coverage of the subject with attorney, activist and author Mr. Kamau Franklin

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What is the REAL Symbol of White Supremacy? (Part TWO)

Eddie Conway and Dr. Gerald Horne continue our discussion of media coverage of the Charleston massacre and whether the particular focus on the Confederate flag misses the mark when looking to unpack racist symbolism and its impact on society

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Race and the Theft of Soul

Dr. Baruti Kopano of Morgan State University discusses his new co-edited anthology Soul Thieves: The Appropriation and Misrepresentation of African American Popular Culture. See Part TWO!