FRN Must List – January 11, 2016

Must Watch Videos

NYC High School teach claims she was fired for Central Park Five lessons that administrators feared would create ‘riots’

Reclaiming Our Future – The Black Radical Tradition In Our Time – Philadelphia, PA 

The Moral Bankruptcy of Capitalism: The Black Radical Tradition as Socialist Alternative


Black Women

Police Prisons and the Neoliberal State

Akala – Full Address and Q&A – Oxford Union

Must Read Articles

Trial of Freddie Gray van driver delayed by appeals court by Juliet Linderman and David Dishean – Associated Press 1/11/16

Why don’t black and white Americans live together? by Rajini Vaidyanathan – BBC News 1/8/16

Power of community, the peril of individualism by Cheryl M. Walker – UU World 1/4/16

Flint Wants Safe Water, and Someone to Answer for Its Crisis by Mitch Smith – NY Times 1/9/16

Tonya Pinkins Speaks Up About Responses to Her MOTHER COURAGE Departure by BBW News Desk – Broadway World 1/9/16

Black Lives Matter in solidarity with Venezuela people by ROAD Collective

I’m Not Impressed and I’m Not Beat: A Rant on the Spectacle of Monique Pressley by The Grio 1/9/16

The Paradox of Steven Avery: How Making A Murderer Challenges White America’s Faith in the Police by Hari Ziyad – Paste Magazine 1/8/16

The Secret Life of Depression and Mental Illness in the Black Community by Candice – Black Girl Nerds 1/5/16

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