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Latest Episodes

Episode 27: Dr. Gerald Horne on NYT’s 1619 Project and Mike Araujo on His Boxer Father George
January 17, 2020

First we talk with prolific historian Dr. Gerald Horne about the 1619 Project and a recent bizarre rebuke to the project featuring a coterie of Ivy League scholars who clearly have nothing better to do, The Wall Street Journal, and the ultra-bonkers Trot

Episode 26: Sherrie Anne André, #ShutDownICE Campaign Organizer
January 06, 2020

This week, Ken and Andrew speak with radical anti-ICE organizer Sherrie André, who is going to trial on January 7th, 2020 for blockading the entrance to a Massachusetts ICE detention facility in August 2018. Read more @ Washington Babylon...

Episode 25: Dr. Johnny Eric Williams
December 19, 2019

Johnny E. Williams is the author of African-American Religion and the Civil Rights Movement in Arkansas (University Press of Mississippi 2003) and Decoding Racial Ideology in Genomics (Lexington Books 2016). Read more @ Washington Babylon...

Episode 24: Talking Marvel Comics with Dr. Todd Stephen Burroughs
November 26, 2019

Since October 2019, filmmakers such as Martin Scorsese and Francis Ford Coppola have been making it known in the press their disdain for Marvel Comics superhero films and how they are impacting the film industry. Read more @ Washington Babylon...

Episode 23: Dr. Tony Monteiro on 2019’s Domestic and Foreign Policy
November 14, 2019

This week, we sit down for an extended conversation with Dr. Read more @ Washington Babylon...

Episode 22: John Prince and Shannah Kurland on the Community Safety Act & the Gang Database
October 31, 2019

In part two of our report on the Providence Community Safety Act and the illegal so-called “Gang Database” maintained by the Providence Police, we speak with longtime African American radical community organizer John Prince about being Black

Episode 22: John Prince and Shannah Kurland on the Community Safety Act & the Gang Database
October 24, 2019

Folks, we are approaching the end of the year, meaning it is time for tax-deductible charitable donations. If you have the ability, please consider supporting members organizations of the coalition responsible for passing the Community Safety Act and hol

Episode 21: Vanessa Flores-Maldonado on the Community Safety Act & the Gang Database
October 17, 2019

Vanessa Flores Maldonado is a brave freedom fighter and organizer with the Providence Youth Student Movement (PrYSM). Read more @ Washington Babylon...

Episode 20 Preview
October 06, 2019

After an extended summer hiatus we are coming back at you very shortly with your irregularly scheduled Washington Babylon podcast! Read more @ Washington Babylon...

Episode 19: Catarina Lorenzo and Arely on the Wyatt in Central Falls RI, Ken Interviews Silky Shah and Dr. Peggy Mustelier about ‘The Shock Corridor’ and Krome Detention Facility [Extended]
August 22, 2019

This week, we bring you an extended special report on the immigration-incarceration industrial complex. Read more @ Washington Babylon...