civil rights movement

12:00am

Tue April 28, 2015
Politics

Your Call: What can we learn from the life of the pioneering black journalist Ethel Payne?

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

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3:05am

Tue February 17, 2015
Politics

Your Call: What can we learn from the life of the pioneering black journalist Ethel Payne?

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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10:09pm

Tue September 30, 2014
City Visions: October 6, 2014

City Visions: Red Diapers, Brown Berets, and Green for All: Growing Up on the Picket Line

Credit www.evangreer.org

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

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12:57pm

Wed May 1, 2013
Arts & Culture

Arts/Culture/Weekend: Cinco de Mayo, free comics, and exploring 'After Dark'

Freedom Movement: Stories of People in Struggle
Musem of the African Diaspora