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Making Contact - January 6, 2012 at 1:30pm

Making Contact, for January 6, 2012 - 1:30pm

Making Contact - Cornel West & Carl Dix: Pursuing Justice in the Age of Obama

With the world in transition, and the future so unclear, what kind of promises can we make to our children?  What can we do to ensure a just world for them? And what are the youth doing now to make it happen for themselves?

On this edition, we hear a dialogue between Princeton University professor Cornel West, and Revolutionary Communist Party USA spokesman Carl Dix about the future of America’s youth in the age of Obama.

Featuring:

Cornel West, professor at the Center for African American Studies and Department of Religion at Princeton University; Carl Dix, co-founder of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA.

Special thanks to Alton Byrd and Revolution Books.

 

For More Information:

Cornel West

http://cornelwest.com/

 

Carl Dix

http://rwor.org/a/carldix/cd.htm

 

Revolutionary Communist Party, USA

http://rwor.org/

 

Revolution Books

www.revolutionsbooks.org

 

Occupy Wall Street

http://occupywallst.org/

 

Stop and Frisk policy:

http://www.nyclu.org/issues/racial-justice/stop-and-frisk-practices

 

Sentencing Project

http://www.sentencingproject.org/template/index.cfm

 

Critical Resistance

http://www.criticalresistance.org/

 

Books/Articles:

“The New Jim Crow, Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness” by Michelle Alexander

http://www.newjimcrow.com/


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