Ferguson

Laura Flanders Show: Community Building from the Barbershop to the Polls

August 6, 2018

Entrepreneurship in St. Louis, MO; electoral organizing in Uniontown, AL; and community wealth building on urban farms in Detroit, MI. This week on the Laura Flanders Show, we hit the road to report on community stories throughout the country

The Real Baltimore

August 23, 2017
New York rappers Rebel Diaz and Ferguson rapper Tef Poe perform in Gilmor Homes, the epicenter of the Baltimore Uprising, to promote a culture of solidarity

Glen Ford Report

May 9, 2017
Edward Crawford is the third mysterious death of a young Black activist man in Ferguson over the past three years. Glen Ford of the Black Agenda Report argues that this cannot be a coincidence

Surveillance State

October 12, 2016
Promotional materials obtained by civil rights organization show Geofeedia tapped social media feeds to track activists on behalf of police in Baltimore and Ferguson

Black Lives

March 8, 2016
Hours before she faces trial, we speak with #BLMLA7 activist Rosa Clemente

Civil Disobedience and Free Speech Tested by Prayer in Ferguson

February 12, 2016

Rev. Sekou, arrested while in protest and prayer after Michael Brown was shot and kIlled in Ferguson, was found not guilty of failing to obey police orders.

Education

December 22, 2014
Professor Lois Weiner explains that teachers and the teachers union must take concrete steps to repair their relationship with communities of color

Die-In for Police Accountability Staged at Baltimore-Area Mall

December 21, 2014

Organizers disrupt traffic and shopping at the Towson Mall near Baltimore as actions demanding accountability for police brutality continue nationwide