articles tagged "civil rights movement"

At the Dark End of the Street

Thursday, 27 February 2014 | A Public Affair
Danielle McGuire

What impact did Rosa Parks have on black womanhood? Find out on this special Pledge Drive edition of A Public Affair! more »

Bobby Watson Wants You to Hear MLK’s Real Message

Monday, 20 January 2014 | buzz
Bobby Watson playing saxophone

Jazz Musician Bobby Watson teams up with spoken word artist Glenn North to pay tribute to Martin Luther King and the forgotten message of the March on Washington. more »

The March on Washington

Monday, 21 October 2013 | A Public Affair
Cover of The March on Washington

Historical civil rights events, like the 1963 March on Washington, rooted in goals of needed radical social change, have become a part of our collective memories. On Monday October 21st, our host John Quinlan was joined by William Jones, a UW-Madison history professor, to discuss his book, The March on Washington” Jobs, Freedom and the Forgotten History of Civil Rights. more »

March on Washington Remembered

Monday, 16 September 2013 | A Public Affair
March on Washington

Today on Monday September 16th on APA we remembered the historical March on Washington in 1963 with some very special guests. Our host John Quinlan was joined by three distinguished community leaders–all lifelong advocates for civil rights and social justice, and all present at the 1963 March on Washington–reflect back on that historic day and its resonance with today. These guests were UMOJA publisher Milele Chikasa Anana, Wisconsin civil rights pioneer Vel Phillips, and social activist/physician Gene Farley. more »

Black Against The Empire

Tuesday, 26 February 2013 | buzz
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Joshua Bloom, author of “Black Against The Empire: The History And Politics Of The Black Panther Party,” joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Tuesday, February 26, 2013. more »

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