Bread and Roses- Cornel West, Vijay Prashad and Clennon King!

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For today’s show you’ll hear clips from filmmaker Clennon King’s talk in which he explored the racial tension in St. Augustine, Florida in the early 1960s. The majority of the show includes highlights of Cornel West’s lecture at Smith College on February 11, 2016. West addresses racism, intersectional feminism and police brutality. In addition, clips from the panel talk titled “Journalism in Springfield’s Diverse Communities” and the “Upheaval in the Middle East and Syria’s Refugee Crisis” with Vijay Prashad are included. Enjoy!