On Saturday September 3rd, 2011, we were honored to have with us via telephone two African American writers, activists, and radio hosts to speak with us about the controversy surrounding the new Martin Luther King Memorial Monument now in place between the Lincoln and Washington Monuments in Washington D.C.. Our guests:
Kevin Alexander Gray, author of the collection of essays, "Waiting for Lightning to Strike, the Fundamentals of Black Politics" and Dr. Jared Ball, writer, activist, and mixtape artist, author of "I Mix What I Like", the book and the blog, and, of the Black Agenda Report editorial, "The Corporate King Memorial and The Burial of a Movement."
"Who's King?" by American political prisoner and writer Mumia Abu Jamal
Excerpt from Dr. Martin Luther King's "Beyond Vietnam" Riverside Church Speech available at the Stanford University Archives: "Beyond Vietnam."