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Beyond Prisons — Episode 16: Racial Violence Syllabus feat. Dr. Walter Greason

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:16:14 +0000

Dr. Walter Greason joins the podcast to discusses his Racial Violence Syllabus, which attracted worldwide attention following the "Unite the Right" rally.

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FCC Gives Sinclair Broadcast Group A Gift By Eliminating Key Media Ownership Rule

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:45:31 +0000

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) eliminated a rule that has existed for four decades, which prohibited corporations from owning newspapers and broadcast stations in the same market. The move will pave the way for further media consolidation and directly benefit companies like Sinclair Broadcast Group. Craig Aaron, the president of

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Woman Held At Private Immigrant Detention Center Alleges Sexual Assault By Guard

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:56:34 +0000

An incarcerated immigrant woman alleges guards sexually harassed and assaulted her and other women at a private immigrant detention center in Taylor, Texas, and retaliated against those who spoke out. Twenty-three year old Laura Monterrosa is currently detained at the T. Don Hutto Residential Center, an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

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Chicago’s Attack On The Homeless: After Tent City Evictions, People Are In Hiding

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 22:20:36 +0000

As temperatures drop, Chicago officials remain committed to ensuring homeless people are unable to erect "Tent Cities" in the Uptown area.

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Protest Song Of The Week: ‘What We’re Up Against’ By Worriers

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 03:08:40 +0000

Lauren Denitzio has long been a master of lived-in, personal-political songwriting. With Worriers, Denitzio creates melodic punk songs that weave stories and lessons out of hard-fought feminist wisdom. The stories are sometimes told through wordy, double-time sweet-sung verse, sometimes with a gruff deadpan that sounds weary but never cynical. Worriers

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CIA Narrative On WikiLeaks Dominates Coverage Of Trump Jr. Correspondence

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 22:48:31 +0000

The US media response to a report on correspondence between WikiLeaks and Donald Trump Jr. wholly adopted the CIA's narrative.

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Interview With Rania Masri On Saudi Arabia And Kidnapping Of Lebanese Prime Minister

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 15:07:04 +0000

When Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s plane landed in Saudi Arabia on November 3, his phone was confiscated. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman did not send an entourage to greet him like a dignitary. The next day, he appeared in a taped broadcast on a Saudi television station and read

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Beyond Prisons — Episode 15: Hip Hop Scholarship feat. Devyn Springer (Part 2)

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 21:32:42 +0000

In part two of our interview, Devyn discusses hip hop scholarship as a liberatory approach to education, as well as his photography, writing, and poetry.

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Why Journalists Value Shadowproof, In Their Own Words

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 18:09:08 +0000

Journalists who published with us would like you to know why Shadowproof is important to them and their work.

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‘Don’t Do Drugs:’ Another Inmate Dies After Opioid Withdrawal Under Advanced Correctional Healthcare

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 22:22:47 +0000

The family of a deceased man who was incarcerated at Kentucky’s Bourbon County Jail has filed a federal lawsuit against the county, jail officials, and the private medical contractor Advanced Correctional Healthcare. They allege “deliberate indifference” was shown to the man’s “obviously serious medical needs,” as he suffered from opioid

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