Bread and Roses – Stewart Eisenberg, Congressman Jim McGovern, 2016 MLK Day Celebration and Voices from Springfield!


This show includes excerpts from a Guantanamo Bay talk by Attorney Stewart Eisenberg and clips from the All Are Welcome Here discussion with Congressman Jim McGovern and people from the community. In addition, audio from AFSC’s 32nd annual 2016 Martin Luther King Day Celebration is included. Speakers Reverend Doctor Jacquelyn Smith-Crooks, Malcolm Torrejon Chu and Dr. Trevor Baptiste draw connections between the 1960s Civil Rights’ Movement and the present-day Black Lives Matter movement. Finally, you’ll hear clips from the first panel talk from the 4 part lecture series Voices of Springfield where speakers, Synthia Mitchell and Jay Minkarah talk about the “Food Desert” in Mason Square.