‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW, FEB.26, 2015–BLACK FARMERS CONVERGE ON THE DMV, FOOD, SUSTAINABILITY AND THE LOSS OF BLACK FARM LAND

FEBRUARY 26, 2015 BLACK FARMERS CONVERGE ON THE DMV AND WANT YOU TO KNOW MORE about food, SUSTAINABILITY and the loss of Black FARM land. Dori Maynard, a champion of media diversity, joins the ancestors and activists get ready to take on AIPAC and ISRAEL’S PRIME MINISTER, Headlines on Cove Point activists, the victory for […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW, OCT 9, 2014–OCTOBER 9 MARKS TWO MONTHS SINCE THE KILLING OF MICHAEL BROWN, NATIONAL MOBILIZATION PREPARES TO CONVERGE IN FERGUSON

OCT. 9, 2014 OCTOBER 9 MARKS TWO MONTHS SINCE THE KILLING OF MICHAEL BROWN and there have been NO arrests. A national mobilization prepares to converge in Ferguson. Guests and voices: Matt Nelson, Color of Change; Richard Prince, Eugene Puryear, Katea Stitt and excerpts from the movie “Disruption.” Week One of Fall Fundraiser.

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW, OCT. 2, 2014–BALTIMOREANS WIN BRUTALITY CASES AGAINST THE BALTIMORE POLICE DEPARTMENT, THE FERGUSON MOMENT CONTINUES TO BUILD TO A MOVEMENT

OCT. 2, 2014 BALTIMOREANS WIN BRUTALITY CASES AGAINST THE BALTIMORE POLICE DEPARTMENT,…The Ferguson moment continues to build into a movement and the latest in corporate media race bias. Voices: Mark Puente, Lesley McSpadden, Michael Brown Sr., Gwen Carr, Richard Prince and members of the Ohio Students Association.

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW, SEPT. 11, 2014–COUNTDOWN TO THE PEOPLE’S CLIMATE MARCH, PART 1, ‘DISRUPTION’

SEPT. 11, 2014 COUNTDOWN TO THE PEOPLE’S CLIMATE MARCH, PART 1 Yes, it’s 9/11 but it’s also ten days before the massive People’s Climate March on September 21st in New York City. Voices, including Van Jones, Bill McKibben and Naomie Oreskes, from the movie “Disruption” by Kelly Nyks and Jared P. Scott, produced as a […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW, SEPT 4, 2014–A NATIONAL STRIKE BY FAST-FOOD WORKERS, MORE ON THE LINKS BETWEEN LABOR AND BLACK LIVES MATTER

SEPT. 4, 2014 THREE DAYS AFTER LABOR DAY, fast food workers are on a national strike. And we continue with part two our discussion about the links between the struggles of low-wage workers and the emerging fight for public resources being used for human needs, not police militarization and wars. Guests and Voices: Author and […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW, AUGUST 28, 2014–CAN THE FERGUSON MOMENT LEAD TO ECONOMIC JUSTICE?

AUGUST 28, 2014 CAN THE FERGUSON MOMENT LEAD TO ECONOMIC JUSTICE? As we approach Labor Day, can the groundswell of activism that has emerged around Ferguson be directed toward Justice AND jobs? Part one of a discussion. Guests and voices: Gerald Horne, Salim Adofo, Amani Al-Khatahbeh and Richard Prince.

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW, AUGUST 14, 2014–FROM GAZA TO MISSOURI CONTINUED

AUGUST 21, 2014 FROM GAZA TO MISSOURI CONTINUED: We explore more about the links between Gaza and Missouri with Margaret Huang of Amnesty International and new members of the “On The Ground” team, Palestinian-American activist Amani Al-Khatahbeh and columnist Richard Prince of Journal-isms.