Black Power and Its Discontents

The incomparable Voices With Vision and Netfa Freeman invited this discussion of Kwame Ture/Stokely Carmichael in light of continued and renewed interest in the man and his politics.  We discussed this review of, and previous debate with, Peniel Joseph whose self-proclaimed “fatherhood” of, and approach to, “Black Power Studies” raises, at minimum, causes for concern.  Also mentioned was the article on Cuba and Image Weaponry.

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Emancipatory Journalism & Media Jared A. Ball is a father and husband. After that he is a professor of Media and Africana Studies and produces multimedia for > Dr. Jared A. Ball

1 thought on “Black Power and Its Discontents

  1. Uncle peniel sounds like he is the heir apparent to uncle skip’s revisionist minstrellectual throne.

    F*ck him and his plantation ‘scholarship’.

    Kelley and Horne [naively and conditionally] co-signed his claptrap? Word? Sad…..

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