On Air

Progressive Solutions playlist for 09/18/2018

ArtistTitleAlbum (* = New Release)
Robben FordIt Don't Make Sense (If You Cant Make Peace)Blue Moon
OdettaJim Crow BluesLooking' For A Home
Nina SimoneStrange Fruit
David LindleyMercury Blues
Chris HillmanTu CanciónAt Edwards Barn
Lizz WrightOld ManDreaming Wide Awake
Harry NilssonJump Into The FirePersonal Best
Horace SilverThe Cape Verdian BluesThe Cape Verdean Blues

OUR PROGRAM TODAY will continue our examination of the prison industrial complex. Guest co-host Steve Wiehe will add to the confusion with his observations and readings.

Joining us will be Dan Berger. Dan is Associate Professor of Comparative Ethnic Studies at the University of Washington Bothell, where he teaches classes on racism, prisons, and social movements. He is the author or editor of six books, including Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era (UNC Press, 2014) and Rethinking the American Prison Movement (Routledge, 2018). His writings appear in publications such as Black Perspectives, Truthout, and the Washington Post. He is a longtime activist against prisons and a cofounder of Decarcerate PA.