we speak with Nora Barrows-Friedman about the attempts by AIPAC to shutdown dissent. And later we speak with two homeless activists about pending evictions of their Berkeley encampment near BART.
On today’s program we speak with long-time organizer Kali Akuno, a member of Cooperation Jackson about surviving natural disasters, being self sufficient and the United States government surveillance of Pro-Black organizations and individuals.
Activist Rosa Clemente reports from Puerto Rico and later Hodari B. Davis discusses the 10th Annual Life Is Living Festival.
today we honor comedian Dick Gregory for today he would’ve been 85 years old. Later Poor News Network explores America’s war on the poor.
We speak with a number of activists about the importance of Indigenous People’s Day. image courtesy of highline edu. @copyright highline edu. highline college
John Reimer discuss Oakland A’s stadium and Gentrification and Climbing PoeTREE on Arts and Activism.
We discuss the new film, Evolutionary Blues with filmmakers Cheryl Fabio and Shamari. ABOUT THE FILM The Blues is an earthy, soul-stirring mélange of roots music and personal narratives that became the defining soundtrack of Black America. Wherever Black people settled that soundtrack took on a local flavor. In Northern California, the influences came from … Continued
“I learned to use chopsticks when I was seven,” says our guest Dolores Huerta about growing up in diverse Stockton, California. Join us on Apex Express to hear Host Miko Lee and guest contributor Jalena Keane-Lee interview the legendary activist Dolores Huerta and filmmaker Peter Bratt all about the new documentary “Dolores“. Dolores shares her … Continued
We speak with local SF artist activist about the Neo Nazi rallies in SF and Berkeley. Later we speak with Houston activist Denize Lopez about Hurricane Harvey and its impact on undocumented folks.
We talk with organizer, writer and freedom dreamer Alicia Garza, one of the founders of the #Black Lives Matter network. .Alicia is also Special Projects Director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance, the nation’s leading voice for dignity and fairness for the millions of domestic workers in the United States. And Giovanna Capone discusses the … Continued