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Africa Today, July 15, 2019 | Ishmael Reed on Writer Steve Cannon & Chef Unia on Black Health, Food & Lifestyle

KPFA Radio’s Africa Today, July 15, 2019 | Ishmael Reed and Chef Unia July 8, 2019 [Click Here To Visit Africa Today], A weekly news program providing information and analysis about Africa and the African Diaspora, hosted by Walter Turner. Introduction The program begins with Professor Ishmael Reed on the longtime activist and friend Steve Cannon who made this transition. Our second segment we’ll be talking with Unia of Unia’s Kitchen coming to us was her regular segment on food and lifestyle and... read more

Africa Today, July 8, 2019 | An Hour with with Dr. Eric McDuffie

This program features a conversation with Dr. Eric McDuffie on the diasporic journeys of Louise Little (mother of Malcolm X), grassroots Garveyism the Midwest and the community feminism, of Queen Mother Moore

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Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

Distinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Dr. Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928-May 28, 2014) led a prolific life. As a singer, dancer, activist, poet and writer, she inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought that pushed boundaries. Best known for her autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Random House), she gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before.

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Antonio Maceo to Malcolm X – Black Liberation and Cuba (LIVE EVENT)

A discussion on the relationship between the Black Liberation Struggle, the Cuban Revolution and Southern African Liberation. Topics discussed: 1. View documentary Black and Cuba 2. Panel Discussion on African Americans who’ve visited Cuba 3. What’s this mean for our current moment?

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