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audio Nicole Humphrey, 'Not Racist or Bigot,' on Class and Section 8 Housing (audio/mpeg 764.0kb) by FRONTLINE in Dallas, TX
"It's just not people who are of the same class as us. Which sounds bad, but I don't mean that in a bad way." - Nicole Humphrey...
Posted: Wed May 10, 2017 5:14PM
image San Quintín Farmworkers Take Demands to Mexico City 480_jornaleros-3mar-2017_1_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Last March 4th, the Caravan for a Fair Wage and Decent Life began with a blockade of the Transpeninsular Highway by the day laborers from the fields of the San Quintin Valley. The workers then went on to cover 3,000 kilometers, arriving in Mexico City on March 17th....
Posted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:14PM
image Jornaleros de San Quintín llevan demandas a la Ciudad de México 480_jornaleros-3mar-2017-1_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
El pasado 4 de marzo, la Caravana por un Salario Justo y una Vida Digna comenzó con el cierre de la Carretera Transpeninsular por las y los jornaleros del Valle de San Quintín, para viajar 3 mil kilómetros hasta llegar a la Ciudad de México el 17 de marzo....
Posted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:10PM
image 107 More Groups Publicly Oppose Serial Executioner Neil Gorsuch For Court ng1ryanwilson.jpg by Civilrights Dot Org
107 women's, labor, civil rights, abolition of the death penalty, gay and other groups have sent a letter to Senators Grassley and Feinstein asking for a no vote on Gorsuch....
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 4:52PM
image International Women's General Strike on March 8: Walk Out, March and Demonstrate 480_women-trump_erik_mcgregor_pacific_barcroft_3100_1.jpg by Women of America
Women of America: we're going on strike. Join us so Trump will see our power...
Posted: Tue Feb 7, 2017 1:43PM
image The Electoral College Giveth, And The Electoral College Can Taketh Away 480_antitrumpsigns-edgelongbeach_1.jpg by Ben Rosenfeld
Elijah Berg’s viral petition calling on electors to make Clinton President over Trump is no more outlandish than the result we got: coronating a rapey, racist, misogynistic, transphobic, homophobic, xenophobic, thin-skinned, Narcissist whose very being is a threat to the dignity and safety of millions of people at home and abroad....
Posted: Sun Nov 13, 2016 6:40PM
image #DisruptJ20: Call for a bold mobilization against the inauguration of Donald Trump 480_no-peaceful-transition-disrupt-j20_1.jpg by NO PEACEFUL TRANSITION
We call on all people of good conscience to join in disrupting the ceremonies....
Posted: Fri Nov 11, 2016 3:23PM
document Out of Sight Out of Mind out_of_sight_out_of_mind_-_report.pdf_140_.jpg by Amnesty International
November 3, 2016 - Decades of resource development and government policy failures have strained the social fabric of communities in northeast British Columbia (BC), Canada, and have put the lives and safety of Indigenous women and girls at great risk, Amnesty International said in a new report....
Posted: Thu Nov 3, 2016 4:16PM
audio Removing barriers to higher education for formerly incarcerated women and girls (audio/mpeg 23.0mb) by WTUL News and Views
Janet Hays interviews Syrita Steib-Martin about how her personal experience in a federal penitentiary led her to creating Operation Restoration in New Orleans to help returning women and girls obtain medical educations post-incarceration. Operation Restoration assists women upon release with the monumental task of restoring themselves through the fundamentals needed to transition back into society. Once the fundamental needs are met Operation Restoration focuses on helping women obtain a high...
Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2016 6:58AM
image Attorney Toni Jaramilla Files Race Discrimination Complaint Against Islands Restaurant 480_henderson_-_conformed_complaint_page_17_1.jpg by JStevenson
Toni Jaramilla, a Los Angeles workers’ rights attorney, filed a civil lawsuit stemming from alleged race discrimination and retaliation in the workplace....
Posted: Fri Jul 15, 2016 9:58AM
audio WTUL News and Views speaks with Michelle Erenberg of Lift Louisiana (audio/mpeg 17.2mb) by wtul news
The Supreme Court recently struck down, 5-3, a Texas law designed to burden women and women's health clinics to a degree that access to health care was restricted. What implications does this have for Louisianans, and the efforts since 2014 to close women's clinics?...
Posted: Fri Jul 1, 2016 9:41AM
audio Lyn Archer speaks about New Orleans City proposed shut-down of French Quarter Strip Clubs (audio/mpeg 33.6mb) by WTUL News & Views
In-studio interview with Lyn Archer, New Orleans resident and stripper, on proposed shut-down of more than half of French Quarter Strip Clubs....
Posted: Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:45AM
audio Conversations in Color Featuring Alexis De Veaux and Janet Mock (audio/mpeg 2.1mb) by WTUL News & Views
Conversations in Color, an intimate discussion on Black Feminism, Sexuality, Intersectionality, Emergent Strategy and Afrofuturism featuring Alexis De Veaux, 2015 Lambda Literary Best Lesbian Fiction award winner, and Janet Mock, Trans-advocate and MSNBC So Popular Talk Show Host....
Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2016 9:41PM
audio Pro-Choice Counter Protesters block anti-abortion Walk for Life in Washington D.C. (audio/mpeg 971.7kb) by Rubble
On Friday January 22, for the 2nd year in a row, a group of militant pro-choice counter protestors met religious right in the streets and stopped the march cold in the capital city. Hear one minute of audio from the streets. (1 minute)...
Posted: Sun Jan 24, 2016 6:16PM
image Panel to Determine Viagra Distribution 120_viagragrnsor.jpg by Raging Grannies Action League
Today in Palo Alto, California, the Viagra Review Board reconvened upon the occasion of the prefiling of an important bill by State Representative Mia McLeod of Columbia, South Carolina. Under the bill, a man seeking Viagra or any other drug intended to treat erectile dysfunction would have to meet strict guidelines....
Posted: Fri Dec 18, 2015 11:19AM
audio Interview with Stephanie Hepburn on Human Trafficking (audio/mpeg 34.5mb) by WTUL News & Views / Hullabaloo
Stephanie Hepburn, independent journalist, author and founder of Good Cloth stopped in for an interview on WTUL News and Views 91.5 FM to discuss her research and work on Human Trafficking...
Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2015 8:27AM
image Website banking blockade by sheriff foiled 120_640-dart.jpg by IndyRadio/David Roknich
When Tom Dart urged credit card companies to break their ties with backpage dot com, he was acting as the Sheriff of Cook County, according to a federal appeals court, and "a public-official defendant who threatens to employ coercive state power to stifle protected speech violates a plaintiff’s First Amendment rights". The result is an explicit defense of constitutionally protected freedom of speech against a financial blockade, like the one launched against Wikileaks in 2010 upon the insist...
Posted: Thu Dec 3, 2015 10:38AM
audio Reproductive Justice: Ethics in Human Services Q&A with Deon Haywood and Dr. Wille Parker (audio/mpeg 32.6mb) by WTUL News & Views
36 min, Deon Haywood and Dr. Wille Parker answer questions from audience members at an event organized by Social Work Students United for Reproductive Freedom (SWURF) on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at Tulane University....
Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2015 11:06AM
audio Reproductive Justice: Ethics in Human Services Part 2 of 2 with Dr. Willie J. Parker (audio/mpeg 25.7mb) by WTUL News & Views
Dr. Willie J. Parker, MD, MPH, MSc is a reproductive justice advocate, board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, and trained in preventative medicine and epidemiology through the Center for Disease Control. Dr. Parker addresses the intersection of social justice and reproductive justice, his understanding of the four-fold composition that defines reproductive justice, and making change in a chaotic world....
Posted: Mon Nov 9, 2015 10:12PM
audio Reproductive Justice: Ethics in Human Services Part 1 of 2 with Deon Haywood (audio/mpeg 19.3mb) by WTUL News & Views
21 min Reproductive Justice: Ethics in Human Services Part 1 of 2. Deon Haywood, Executive Director of Women With A Vision (WWAV), speaks at event organized by SWURF on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 at Tulane University....
Posted: Sun Nov 8, 2015 10:48AM