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(2014/12/05) Processing Ferguson, Eric Garner and Beyond (#BlackLivesMatter) (Repost)

August 25, 201569 min
Edition #881
Today we listen and learn from those most deeply effected by the pattern of deaths of black men and women as they talk through their grief and anger
 
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Show Notes
Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill
Ch. 2: Act 1: Ferguson - @MumiaAbuJamal - Air Date: 11-25-14
Ch. 3: Song 1: The Survivors - Beasts of the Southern Wild (Music from the Motion Picture)

Ch. 4: Act 2: Ferguson is Selma - @mychalsmith on @Radio_Dispatch - Air Date: 11-26-14
Ch. 5: Song 2: Basique - Mickey Mouse Operation

Ch. 6: Act 3: New rules and time for action - @blackastronaut1 - Air Date: 11-26-14
Ch. 7: Song 3: Untitled - Zoe Keating

Ch. 8: Act 4: This is what hopelessness looks like - @Radio_Dispatch - Air Date: 11-26-14
Ch. 9: Song 4: Rivers and Roads - The Head and the Heart

Ch. 10: Act 5: The Illipsis- on Ferguson, riots and human limits - @jsmooth995 - Air Date: 11-26-14
Ch. 11: Song 5: Tobacco Road - Tobacco Road

Ch. 12: Act 6: Ferguson's Fall Out - @MumiaAbuJamal - Air Date: 11-29-14
Ch. 13: Song 6: Struggle - Ringside

Ch. 14: Act 7: When the System Provides No Remedies to Torture, You Must Overthrow It - @blkagendareport - Air Date: 12-3-14
Ch. 15: Song 7: Take a Look Around (In the Style of Limp Bizkit) [Karaoke Instrumental Version] - Karaoke in the Style of Limp Bizkit - Single

Ch. 16: Act 8: New York City takes to streets in wake of Garner ruling - Rachel @Maddow Show - Air Date: 12-3-14
Ch. 17: Song 8: Everyday (Single Version) - Carly Comando

Ch. 18: Act 9: Death for a Cigarette - @MumiaAbuJamal - Air Date: 12-4-14
Ch. 19: Song 9: If Not Now, When - Anchor & Braille

Ch. 20: Act 10: Prepare yourselves for the long haul - @TWiBnation - Air Date: 12-3-14
Ch. 21: Song 10: Protest song - Anti-Flag

Ch. 22: Act 11: Killer Mike's pre-show Ferguson Grand Jury speech

Voicemails
Ch. 23: Focus on the gasoline, not the match - Wade from Ft. Worth, TX
Ch. 24: Thoughts on the big picture of race relations in America - Marcus from Wichita Falls, TX
Ch. 25: Another blow to the psyche - Prof. Rambo from Georgia
Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics

Ch. 26: Final comments directing protesters to fergusonresponse.tumblr.com and #thisstopstoday
Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone

Produced by Jay! Tomlinson
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