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On this edition of Your Call, activist and scholar Dr. Janet Dewart Bell discusses her new book, Lighting the First of Freedom: African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement.

 

Pirkle Jones and Ruth-Marion Baruch

On the December 28th edition of Your Call, we revisit our conversation with film director Stanley Nelson. He joins us to talk about his new documentary, The Black Panthers, Vanguard of the Revolution

Stephen Shames

 On the October 1st edition of Your Call, film director Stanley Nelson joins us to talk about his new documentary, The Black Panthers, Vanguard of the Revolution

On the September 8th edition of  Your Call, we’ll speak with The Nation’s Ari Berman about his new book, Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America.  

On the April 28th edition of Your Call, we’ll bring back a conversation we had with James McGrath Morris about his new book Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press. She was a pioneering journalist and activist, so why has there been so little written about her life? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar.

Guest:

James McGrath Morris, author, columnist, radio show host

Web Resources:

James McGrath Morris

On the February 17th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with James McGrath Morris about his new book Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press. She was a pioneering journalist and activist, so why has there been so little written about her life? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

Guest:

James McGrath Morris, author, columnist, radio show host

Web Resources:

James McGrath Morris

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With the past weeks marking the Free Speech Movement’s 50th Reunion & Celebration, we want to know what’s become of their kids?—the red diaper babies, and families of black panthers, queers, feminists, and brown berets? Host David Onek and guests engage in some intergenerational dialogue on who’s on the picket line or possibly in the boardroom. 

Guests:

-Art Goldberg

-Ruth Beaglehole

-Rabbi Susan Goldberg

-David Goldberg

-Michelle Mascarenhas-Swan

-Mateo Nube

-Joël Barraquiel Tan

Producer: Lisa Denenmark

Musem of the African Diaspora

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