We sit with several community elders to get an in-depth history of West Oakland and the famed African Students Association that help give rise to the Black Panthers.
A comprehensive collection of voices in celebration of Black History, Women Herstory and World History – with studies of Black Power, the Black Panthers, Blacks in Hollywood, Black Poets, and Black Authors; you’ll hear from Huey Newton, Rosa Parks, Paul Robeson, Nelson Mandela, Billie Holiday, John Coltrane, and many more. We begin with a speech … Continued
With Elizabeth Hinton, Professor of History at Harvard University and author of the book From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America. About the book: In the United States today, one in every thirty-one adults is under some form of penal control, including one in eleven African American … Continued