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Laura Flanders Show

Entrepreneurship in St. Louis, MO; electoral organizing in Uniontown, AL; and community wealth building on urban farms in Detroit, MI. This week on the Laura Flanders Show, we hit the road to report on community stories throughout the country. We visit activist and musician Tef Poe's barbershop, Frontline Stylez, a project spurred by the Ferguson uprising. Then, journalist Salaam Green on # BlackVotersMatter in Alabama, a movement led by grassroots coalition organizing, led by black women. Plus, Jerry Hebron and Bryce Detroit join us from Oakland Avenue Urban Farms in Detroit to discuss their plans to revitalize a central commercial district through property reclamation and community land trusts

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Laura Flanders Show

From I will not to yes we will. This week on the Laura Flanders Show as the midterm elections play out, we look at the struggle for good governance in these United States and hear from Historian Jeff Biggers, Dream Defender Philip Agnew, and Deb Haaland on her race to be the first Native American woman in the US Congress. Plus, women’ s suffrage fighter Susan B. Anthony, and the voice of the people’s historian, Howard Zinn.

  • 2018-11-16T18:00:00-08:00
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Laura Flanders Show

In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, something unexpected rose up out of the devastation in the Rockaways, worker-owned businesses. Now 6 years later, we get an update from Lorena Giron and Brendan Martin of The Working World, an organization focused on starting and sustaining cooperatives in low-income communities. We also hear from noted Marxist geographer and anthropologist, David Harvey about the perils of the "State-Finance Nexus" in the face of economic upheaval.

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show