In Black August, shining a spotlight on political prisoner Mutulu Shakur; Plus, John Nichols on what we learned from the DNC & RNC

Federal prisoner Mutulu Shakur

On this show:

0:08 – John Nichols (@NicholsUprising), national affairs correspondent for The Nation, joins host Jeannine Etter to talk about the DNC and RNC.

0:34 – For the entire month of what is known as Black August we’ve been highlighting different political prisoners. This week we shine the spotlight on Dr. Mutulu Shakur, activist, herbalist, acupuncturist and stepfather of the late HipHop icon Tupac Shakur. We’ll speak with Watani Tyhemba, Criminal Investigator and member of Mutulu Shakur’s Legal Team.