Greatest Hits

June Jordan
Poetry & Politics

June Jordan knows well the burdens placed upon the children of immigrants. It's part of what gave her the courage and conviction to observe the world with the unblinking eye...

Winona LaDuke
Native American Women & Environmental Struggles

Native American women are in the frontlines of numerous struggles to protect and save the environment. Indian reservations are the sites of much environmental degradation. Native American women lead resistance...

Michelle Alexander
Incarceration Nation

From the auction block to the cell block there is a trajectory from slavery to Jim Crow to the Drug War. The latter has resulted in mass jailings characterized by...  

Howard Zinn, William Buckley
Reform or Revolution

3 CDs This amazing "must have" set features radical historian Howard Zinn and William F. Buckley, one of the icons of the Right, in a debate on Vietnam, the morality...

Amiri Baraka
Honoring Amiri Baraka 1934-2014

First program: Real Politics, Real Poetry The role of creative people in society has long been debated. Should they focus on their art and stay away from politics? Poets, writers,...

Martin Luther King Jr.
Beyond Vietnam

August 28th marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King’s  “I Have a Dream” speech. It will be aired over and over again. The charismatic...  

Arundhati Roy
Capitalism: A Ghost Story

Capitalism is fairly universal in its practices allowing for some differences. The overarching goal is to satiate what one economist called its “werewolf hunger” for profits. The tar sands project...  

Howard Zinn, David Barsamian
Original Zinn: The Tapes

This powerful collection of AR programs and never-aired exclusives makes up the complete source material for the Howard Zinn & David Barsamian book Original Zinn, available in paperback from AR....

Julianne Malveaux
Economic Justice: Dr. King's Legacy

The conventional media image of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. has him frozen in time at the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963 giving his inspirational "I Have a Dream"...  

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