Category: Radio & Podcast

This Is America #117: Out of the Firing Pan, Into the Fire

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This Is America #117: Out of the Firing Pan, Into the Fire appeared first on It’s Going Down. Welcome, to This Is America, May 20th, 2020. In this episode, first we bring you an interview with Robert Ovetz, an autonomous anti-capitalist historian who speaks with us… Read more »

“Don’t Be On the Side of the Executioners”: In Conversation with Bomani Shakur

This post was originally published on this siteThe post “Don’t Be On the Side of the Executioners”: In Conversation with Bomani Shakur appeared first on It’s Going Down. On April 11th, 1993, prisoners launched an uprising at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility, outside of the town of Lucasville. The uprising was marked by prisoners across… Read more »

This Is America #116: Against the Economy of Death

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This Is America #116: Against the Economy of Death appeared first on It’s Going Down. Cover Photo: Familias Unidios Welcome, to This Is America, May 13th, 2020. In this episode, first we speak with people involved with Appalachians Against Pipeline and the Yellow Finch Treesit in… Read more »

Between Exploitation and Exposure: Little Village Solidarity Network on the Fight Against Child Detention in Chicago

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Between Exploitation and Exposure: Little Village Solidarity Network on the Fight Against Child Detention in Chicago appeared first on It’s Going Down. On this episode of the It’s Going Down podcast, we caught up with two members of the Little Village Solidarity Network (LVSN), to speak… Read more »

Workers From Amazon, Whole Foods, Instacart, & Shipt Speak Out on May 1st Strike

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Workers From Amazon, Whole Foods, Instacart, & Shipt Speak Out on May 1st Strike appeared first on It’s Going Down. On this special episode of the It’s Going Down podcast, we host a round table discussion featuring essential workers who are planning May Day strike actions… Read more »

This Is America #115: Brooklyn Tenants on Rent Strike Talk May 1st

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This Is America #115: Brooklyn Tenants on Rent Strike Talk May 1st appeared first on It’s Going Down. Welcome, to This Is America, April 25th, 2020. On this episode, we speak with tenants in Brooklyn, New York on rent strike. We discuss how their strike has… Read more »

This Is America #114: We Would Prefer Not To

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This Is America #114: We Would Prefer Not To appeared first on It’s Going Down. Welcome, to This Is America, April 18th, 2020. In this episode, first we talk with people on rent strike in Philadelphia. We discuss how the rent strike came about, the process… Read more »

This Is America #113: Set It Off

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This Is America #113: Set It Off appeared first on It’s Going Down. Welcome, to This Is America, April 10th, 2020. On this episode, first we speak with someone from Mountain Access Brigade, who discusses the “relaunch of a confidential abortion support line” in the Appalachian… Read more »

This Is America #112: Choosing Sides, Getting Organized

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This Is America #112: Choosing Sides, Getting Organized appeared first on It’s Going Down. Welcome, to This Is America, April 3rd, 2020. In this episode we present interviews with someone involved in Reclaiming Our Homes, a group of formerly homeless families who have occupying vacant housing… Read more »