Alan Wieder joined us to discuss his new book, Ruth First and Joe Slovo in the War against Apartheid. Wieder is an oral historian who lives in Portland, Oregon. He is a distinguished professor emeritus at the University of South Carolina and has also taught at the University of the Western Cape and Stellenbosch University in South Africa. In the last ten years, he has published two books and numerous articles on South Africans who fought against the apartheid regime.
The hosts of In Search of Black Power, the podcast from Leaders Of A Beautiful Struggle, are to publish a response to a recent Jacobin critique in which Afropessimism is compared to #Zionism. We...
The rights of women and the LGBTQ+ communities have long been used coerce and coagulate power among the most White and Right elements of U.S. society.
Dr. Todd Steven Burroughs and other contributors to The Trials of Mumia Abu-Jamal will join us.
A bit of leftover fun with liberal politics.