Peniel E. Joseph: On Race, Democracy, and Civil Rights

In this interview Eric speaks with professor, historian, author, and activist Peniel Joseph about his new book ‘Stokely: A Life’ . Professor Joseph also discuss with Eric the historical and political significance of Mississippi Freedom Summer – the years in which civil rights workers and summer volunteers convened on Mississippi to challenge the racist political structure of the state.

Aired on May 27 , 2014

Click here to download.



Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.