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Laura Flanders Show

When you live in the rural South, your story rarely makes the news, but southern activists are shaking things up, with their votes, and their broadband transmitter too. This week, Ashlee Woodard Henderson and Allyn Mayfield Steele, the co-directors of the revered civil rights school, the Highlander Center, talk about blue waves, black women and broadband. And we revisit Detroit, where residents denied affordable internet meshed servers to serve their neighbors, one rooftop at a time.

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Laura Flanders Show

The media layoffs are here. It's new media’s sky-is-falling moment. Instead of the promised golden age, we're seeing rolling cutbacks and massive layoffs at digital darlings like Vice and Buzzfeed. Is that it, for workers rights? Are unions any match for advertising pressure from Google and Facebook?

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show