Eric Mann on: Going forward In Today’s Movement Building

Going forward in today's movement building in many aspects involves looking into the past and learning from the many lessons that they offer. The recent celebration of Mississippi Freedom Summer 50th Anniversary which was held in Mississippi,...

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Mississippi Freedom Summer Report Back with Manuel Criollo

Manuel Criollo and several members of The Labor Community Strategy Center recently joined hundreds of civil rights veterans, activists, and organizers at the Mississippi Freedom Summer 50th Anniversary in Jackson Mississippi. The conference was...

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Mississippi Freedom Summer: Hollis Watkins

Hollis Watkins, chair of the Mississippi Freedom Summer Conference is a Civil Rights veteran who has been in the struggle for Civil Rights since the 1960's. In this interview Watkins tells a dynamic and captivating recollection of the Civil Rights...

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Mississippi Freedom Summer: Tougaloo College President Dr. Beverly Hogan

During the Civil Rights movement Tougaloo College was one of few institutions which played an historic role in the struggle for human rights in the state of Mississippi. Dr. Beverly is the first Female...

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The Best Films of 2013

Several interesting and not so interesting films were released in 2013-some were painful to watch, others were inspirational, and a few even touched on politics or had undercurrents of political ideologies. Eric take call-in's from the  listeners to get their...

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Why Race Matters in U.S. Goverment Shutdown

The right wing Republicans in collaboration with the Tea Party strongly oppose the  Affordable Care Act (Obama Care), and are obsessed with nullifying the entire gains of health care reform, to that end they have forced a shutdown...

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