‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR APRIL 5, 2019: NATO Denounced for Wars and MLK Honored as Visionary on April 4…National Focus on Gentrification and Housing Crisis…And More

Peace activists meet in DC and denounce the NATO military alliance celebrating its anniversary on day the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. Organizers said that Kings triple evils of capitalism, militarism and racism have been joined by an environmental crisis that threatens all of humanity. Voices: Jaribu Hill – Mississippi Workers Center for […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR DECEMBER 9, 2016: Black Power at 50 in DC, 1966-2016, Part 2: Housing and Gentrification…DC Actions to Free Leonard Peltier…More Headlines

This year marked the 50th anniversary of the call for Black Power in this country, in 1966 and next is the second in a series of segments this month that will explore Black Power: 50 Years in DC, Nineteen Sixty-Six to Two Thousand Sixteen. Today, housing and gentrification. 2000 to 2015, the Districts population expanded […]