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Angela Davis: There Is No 'I' In Movement

Angela Davis: There Is No ‘I’ In Movement

by Carla Murphy on September 4 2014, 11:11AM

A daily reminder from an icon of the Black Power movement

Topics: /NOW, Society

Angela Davis on Palestine and the Prison Industrial Complex Play

Angela Davis on Palestine and the Prison Industrial Complex

by Jamilah King on July 22 2014, 10:20AM

If you’ve got an extra half hour to spare, it’s worth listening as Davis makes the connections between the violence in Gaza and the struggle for racial justice.

Topics: Culture

Yuri Kochiyama's Activism 'Sustained By People in the Movement' Play

Yuri Kochiyama’s Activism ‘Sustained By People in the Movement’

by Jamilah King on June 2 2014, 10:07AM

The pioneering Japanese-American activist passed away at 93 years old.

Topics: Culture

Angela Davis Says We're in the Middle of an 'Epidemic of Police Violence'

Angela Davis Says We’re in the Middle of an ‘Epidemic of Police Violence’

by Jamilah King on May 19 2014, 2:08PM

She gave the keynote at a police brutality conference in Chicago.

Topics: Culture

Angela Davis Talks 'Orange is the New Black,' Prison Abolition

Angela Davis Talks ‘Orange is the New Black,’ Prison Abolition

by Jamilah King on May 8 2014, 12:22PM

Yes, she’s watched the show.

Topics: Culture

Angela Davis Returns to UCLA 45 Years After Being Fired Play

Angela Davis Returns to UCLA 45 Years After Being Fired

by Jamilah King on May 7 2014, 2:31PM

Davis taught her first class at UCLA on October 6, 1969. Two days later, she was axed.

Topics: Culture

'The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975' is Coming to You in Book Format

‘The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975’ is Coming to You in Book Format

by Jamilah King on January 15 2014, 12:06PM

You can pre-order your copy on Amazon.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Watch Trailer for Jay-Z, Will and Jada Smith's 'Free Angela' Doc

Watch Trailer for Jay-Z, Will and Jada Smith’s ‘Free Angela’ Doc

by Jorge Rivas on September 5 2012, 11:43AM

Will & Jada Pinkett Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment and Jay-Z’s Roc Nation have officially come on-board as executive producers of Shola Lynch’s Angela Davis documentary, “Free Angela & All Political Prisoners.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Angela Davis Calls DREAM Act  One of Today's 'Most Important' Fights

Angela Davis Calls DREAM Act One of Today’s ‘Most Important’ Fights

by Jorge Rivas on February 28 2012, 9:29AM

Author/activist Angela Davis speaks during the Independent Lens Examines Black History Month panel at the 2012 Winter TCA Tour on January 5, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Topics: Immigration, /NOW, Politics

Celebrating Angela Davis' Birthday, And Four Decades of Hard Work Photo

Celebrating Angela Davis’ Birthday, And Four Decades of Hard Work

by Hatty Lee on January 27 2011, 11:00AM

The movement icon celebrates her birthday this week.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Angela Davis Speaks Out Against FBI Raids

Angela Davis Speaks Out Against FBI Raids

by Jamilah King on November 21 2010, 10:26AM

The longtime activist calls a recent case against 14 activists an “assault on democracy.”

Topics: National Security

Angela Davis and Yuri Kochiyama Talk About Activism Over Decades

Angela Davis and Yuri Kochiyama Talk About Activism Over Decades

by Julianne Hing on October 18 2010, 3:19PM

A new documentary lets us be a fly on the wall for their 1996 discussion.

Topics: Arts & Culture

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