Today Karma Chavez hosts for Allen Ruff with guest Chris Dixon. Dixon’s new book “Another Politics” outlines the work of activists aligned with anti-authoritarian, anti-capitalist, and anti-oppression politics and discusses the lessons they are learning in their efforts to create social transformation. Tune in at noon to hear what it might mean for protest and […]
How does Michael’s Brown death and the events in Ferguson reflect the American experience? Tune in at noon as Karma Chavez talks with Jamala Rogers, activist and author of the new book “Ferguson is America: Roots of Rebellion.” Jamala Rogers is an activist and writer. In addition to her latest book, she is also the […]
Today Karma Chavez talks with Sean Avery, Sara McKinnon and T. Banks about their upcoming performance, “We the 350: Poverty, Racism and Incarceration in Wisconsin,” which will take place in Promenade Hall at the Overture Center November 7-8. The 45-minute production, written by McKinnon and Banks, is a narrative-based performance exploring themes of racism, poverty, […]
Pledge Edition: Karma Chavez talks with Steven Salaita about his new book, “Uncivil Rites: Palestine and the Limits of Academic Freedom.” His new book addresses his controversial termination from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and important issues that affect both higher education and social justice activism.
To continue this week with our fall pledge drive, Karma Chavez talks with Jeremy Engels, author “The Politics of Resentment.” His new book looks at the relationship between rhetoric and violence by examining events in U.S. history. Jeremy Engels is an Associate Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences at Penn State University. His research My […]
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. What would make it easier for victims to seek help? What support services are available for victims? Today host Karma Chavez talks with Kabzuag Vaj and Veronica Figueroa Lazo to discuss this. Kabzuag Vaj is the co-founder and co-director of Freedom Inc, which works to end violence against people […]