We hear Angela Davis’s 2013 talk to the Birkbeck School of Law, University of London. Part 2 includes insights about the Emancipation Proclamation, about the Black Panther movement, and about the role of terrorism in American history.
Davis works to end slavery culture and its legacy. Her books include Abolition Democracy; Are Prisons Obsolete?; Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass; and Essays On The Meaning of Freedom.
Re-broadcast by permission of Jisella Hanna, producer of Accent of Women, weekly radio show out of 3CR Community Radio, Melbourne, Australia; original audio courtesy of Backdoor Broadcasting: http://backdoorbroadcasting.net/2013/10/angela-davis-freedom-is-a-constant-struggle-closures-and-continuities/ Music: “Ella’s Song”, by Sweet Honey in the Rock.