Tag Archives: black power movement

  • Angela Davis has ‘Complicated Relationship’ with her Pop Culture Image

    Apr 5, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Filmmaker Shola Lynch’s documentary “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners,” which screened at the Toronto Film Festival in September, finally opened in theaters today with an assist from one of its producers Jada Pinkett Smith. The actress has been passionately plugging the film in radio and web interviews all week, even willing to answer off-topic […]

  • Talib Kweli, Angela Davis Talk PBS’ ‘Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975’

    Feb 8, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *On Thursday (Feb. 9), PBS will premiere “Black Power Mixtape: 1967-1975,” a documentary that follows America’s black power movement and features interviews with many of its major players – including Stokely Carmichael, Angela Davis, Eldridge Cleaver and Elaine Brown. Armed with 16 millimeter cameras, Swedish television journalists flew to America in the mid-60s to document […]

  • Audio: Angela Davis Critical, Yet Supportive of Obama

    Jan 5, 12 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *Activist and university professor Angela Davis – the former Communist Party associate and Black Panther Party member whose afro and raised fist alone personifies the black power movement of the 60s and 70s –  says she isn’t 100 percent satisfied with the current occupant of the White House. “Of course there are critiques that I would […]