‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR DECEMBER 16, 2016: Black Power at 50 in DC, 1966-2016, Part 3: Social Justice Activism…Actions to Stand with Standing Rock and Against a Muslim Registry…Veteran Intelligence Professionals Debunk Russia Hack Hysteria

Part 3 of our series. Black Power: 50 Years in DC, Nineteen Sixty-Six to Two Thousand Sixteen, marking the half century anniversary of the call for Black Power in this country in 1966. Weve looked at economics through the lens or labor, housing, gentrification and a bit of local politics. And today we look at social justice activism with whats happening right now in DC in the Movement for Black Lives and we hear from veterans of the Black Power movement 50 years ago. Also Professor Gerald Horne puts Black Power in an historical context. Headlines on marches against DAPL and a proposed Muslim registry and veteran intelligence professionals debunk Russia hack hysteria. Plus culture and media. Image from Griffin Vision.

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