Jan Miyasaki speaks with Jerome Dillard, local representative of EXPO, Ex-Prisoners Organizing, and Manuel La Fontaine, organizer of the national Formerly Incarcerated and Convicted Peoples Movement seminar, about issues that affect community and family of former prisoners.
Norm Stockwell, co-editor of The Progressive Magazine, talks with Jan Miyasaki about the events involved with the Fighting Bob Fest 2016.
Is voter fraud a “thing” — or is it a smokescreen for removing voters from eligibility to vote for upcoming elections? Investigative journalist Greg Palast looks into the actions behind the rhetoric in his upcoming film “The Best Democracy Money Can Buy — A Tale of Billionaires and Ballot Bandits”, the kickoff event at the […]
Is Colin Kaepernick disloyal or disrespectful? What does the Star Spangled Banner mean to Americans — and does it mean something different to American Blacks? Dr. Gerald Horne, professor of history and African American studies at the University of Houston, talks about the role of African Americans in the United States.
Charter schools are undermining education, according to Diane Ravitch, educator and author of “The Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America’s Public Schools” and “The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education”. In this interview, she talks about the […]
The effects of prison do not end when the incarcerated are released — bias, bigotry, joblessness, and social shame follow, according to Dorsey Nunn from the group “Formerly Incarcerated & Convicted People and Families Movement“. He discusses some of the issues and an upcoming national meeting on September 9-10 in Oakland CA.