Articles tagged angela davis

Monday, May 9 2011

Rocking Chair Blues: Howlin’ Wolf - “Back Door Man”

On "Back Door Man", Howlin' Wolf offers the alluring promise of illicit midnight pleasure.


Wednesday, April 1 2009

Black Is…Black Ain’t

A deceptively gentle plea for black Americans to embrace each other and accept difference.


Thursday, February 26 2009

The Black List: Vol. 2

The sheer beauty of the images creates its own sort of narrative, a visual demonstration of The Black List's original impetus to recover the typically "negative" denomination of the "black list" and reframe it as positive and inspiring.


Monday, December 8 2008

In Prison My Whole Life

In Prison My Whole Life works through the contexts and details of Mumia Abu Jamal's experience, connecting it to other moments in recent American history.


Wednesday, September 19 2007

Fidel: The Untold Story

Fidel Castro has gone from revolutionary hero to “leader of the Third World” to being a “redwood", partly fossilized, partly living, and imbued with the history of a half-century of liberation struggles.


Sunday, April 29 2007

The U.S. vs. John Lennon (2005)

`U.S. vs. John Lennon' shows Nixon's efforts to quash a Beatle


Wednesday, November 1 2006

The U.S. vs. John Lennon (2005)

The case against John Lennon was jumpstarted by a very scary image, namely, the musician and a black man on daytime TV.


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