‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPT. 30, 2016: The DC Police Killing of Terrence Sterling…’No War 2016′ Comes to DC…Spotlight on the Prison-Industrial Complex

On today’s show, activists are speaking out about a largely unreported fatal shooting by DC police of an unarmed Black man Terrence Sterling. We speak to April Goggans, core organizer for Black Lives Matter DC. Also, anti-war activists from around the nation and world gathered here this week for No War 2016, held at American […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPT. 23, 2016: A Resistance-Minded Tour of the New National Museum of African American History and Culture

https://media.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/p/onthegroundshow.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/OTG-SEPT23-2016-MONO.mp3Podcast: Download (25.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to PodcastEsther Iverem takes a resistance-minded tour of the new National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall, which has its grand opening and dedication, Saturday, September 24, 2016. Interviews with curators Mary […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPT. 16, 2016: Social Movements and the Surveillance State-REBROADCAST

https://media.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/p/onthegroundshow.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/OTG-JULY1-EDITTPF-2016.mp3Podcast: Download (27.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to PodcastAs the 15th anniversary of 9/11 is commemorated and the movie “Snowden” opens in theaters, a rebroadcast of this important panel discussion, ‘Social Movements and the Surveillance State’ featuring Chip Gibbons (Bill of Rights Defense Committee/Defending […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPT. 9, 2016: The First ‘Fight for $15″ Convention Links Systemic Racism and Poverty Wages

https://media.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/p/onthegroundshow.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/OTG-SEPT9-2016-MONOF.mp3Podcast: Download (26.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to PodcastA post-Labor Day special featuring voices of workers from the first Fight for $15 Convention held August 12-13, 2016, two hours south of DC in Richmond, Virginia, a site chosen intentionally as the seat of the […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPTEMBER 2, 2016: Rally For Refugees on the National Mall, August 28, 2016

https://media.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/p/onthegroundshow.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/OTG-SEPT2-2016-MONO.mp3Podcast: Download (25.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to PodcastThere is a global refugee crisis with 65 million people displaced in the aftermath of the U.S. invasion of Iraq. It is estimated that one-third of those officially recognized as refugees are Iraqi or Syrian. But […]