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


On today’s show we pull from the PRA vault to listen to “Voices That Changed The World”, the largest collection of historic audio ever compiled by Pacifica Radio. Today we feature the brilliance of James Baldwin, an essayist, playwright and novelist regarded as a highly insightful, iconic writer with works like The Fire Next Time … Continued


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