A Conversation with Comrade in Struggle: Thandisizwe Chimurenga

Eric Mann and Channing Martinez will host a conversation with Comrade in Struggle: Thandisizwe Chimurenga. They'll be discussing Thandi's essay Some Thoughts on White Supremacy and Jesus as Bread and Circuses published in Why Don't the Poor Rise Up? Thandi is a freelance journalist based...

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Voices Radio: Join the Free Public Transportation Campaign

Eric and Channing discuss climate change and free public transportation in Los Angeles. Chaning discuses the recent rain event in New Orleans, and the flooding that occurred there after. Eric and Channing speak about the Strategy Center's Free Public...

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Rebellion in Newark—50th Anniversary

Eric Mann was an organizer with The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) in 1964-1965 and with the Newark Community Union Project (NCUP) 1965-1968. He was living in the Black South Ward of Newark during the 1967 Urban Rebellion. He will be...

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Nation within a Nation: In Conversation With Komozi Woodard & Eric Mann

Komozi Woodard is a long-time movement organizer, the Revolutionary in Residence at the Labor/Community Strategy Center, and professor of history at Sarah Lawrence College He is the author of the influential Nation Within a Nation—Amiri Baraka (Leroi Jones) and Black Power...

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The Paris Climate Talks—Obama’s Cynical Betrayal Trump’s Bombastic Hypocrisy and the Challenge to the Environmental Movement

Eric Mann and Channing Martinez will discuss their experience and profound disappointment with the Obama Administration and Democratic Party at the United Nations Framework Climate Change Conference in Paris December 2015 that they attended as NGO delegates from the...

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“Are you now or have you ever been a member of a Communist Party?”

That question, was, for those of you who did not live the history or study it, the terrifying question of the House Un-American Activities Committee and the entire McCarthy investigations of communism in every aspect of U.S. life during...

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