Alafia ! Freedom Now agenda for this March 24 will commence with our African Drum Beat Historical Calendar. We will follow Dr.Gerald Horne a regular guest here at KPFK and distinguish professor and author of over 30 books .Dr.Horn will address the recent military over throwal of the democratic ruling party of Mali ,West Africa 1 month before elections where a socialist party was on the verge of victory.
Following Sista Nana Gympri a noted Attorney and daughter of Ghana will continued our discussion on the broader implications of the Tryavon Martin assassination from a Pan African perspective.
We will continue with Freedom Now focus on Women month with a presentation by Sista Empress Phile Chinonesu ,a grass room and human rights activist who is the National Co-chair of the Million Women’s Movement . The Million Women Movement started as a protest March on Oct 25,1997 but has expanded into the largest Pan African Women’s Movement in the world. Yet never acknowledge. By mainstream nor progressive media.
She will be joined in the last part of this evening program with Tony Monteriro a professor at Temple University who is organizing a tribute to Pam Africa. Pam Africa is the driving force behind the Mumia Abul Jamal political prisoner campaign the largest political prisoner movement in the world. Yet she one of the best movement organizers since Fannie Lout Hammer is never acknowledge .Brotha Billion will present the Free your mind your butt will follow segment where FN gives out weapons ,Ideological weapons of political educational CD & DVD.
Our music mix will include:ZapMama, Donnie McClurkin, rebel Dub, Yossour Ndour, DJ Wayne,the Manhattans,Ike and Tina Turner, Nikki Giovani, Jazerri X, Sweet Honey and the Rock.So stay tune. Take note this afternoons program can be reheard for the next 60 days at KPFK.org audio archives,Freedom Now. An as always we stand ready for the revolution.