“To Only Fight For White People Would Be Counter-Revolutionary” - Hy Thurman on Becoming a Young Patriot and The Forming of The Rainbow Coalition
In this episode we interview Hy Thurman, founding member of the Young Patriots, and the Rainbow Coalition.
Our conversation focuses on his recently published memoir 'Revolutionary Hillbilly: Notes From The Struggle On The Edge Of The Rainbow.' We discuss Hy Thurman's life and the events that led to him becoming an organizer and cofounder of the Young Patriots Organization and the Rainbow Coalition with Fred Hampton, the Black Panthers & The Young Lords.
For this episode we offered our platform to some organizers inside and out, who put together a series of discussions on the state and needs of prisoner movements today.
This is the third segment of a series of political discussions focused on building support for Jailhouse Lawyers Speak’s 2021...
In this episode we interview Ray Luc Levasseur. During his time underground Levasseur was a purported member of the United Freedom Front, and the Sam Melville Jonathan Jackson Unit. Prior to that Levasseur organized in several above ground formations, including the Southern Student Organizing...
In this episode we interview SNCC veterans Jennifer Lawson and Dorothy Zellner. This is our second conversation with SNCC veterans we encourage folks to listen to this along with our conversation last year with Jennifer Lawson and Charles Cobb Jr.
SNCC is about to host it’s 60th Anniversary...