Full Circle 02-12-2021 Black History Continues

Welcome to Full Circle, your Cultural Affairs radio magazine produced by members and Graduates of the First Voice Apprenticeship Program. On tonight’s show, we”ll hear pieces produced by past apprentices.Including a look at some dark times in our history when lynching was rampant and I will share a tragic story from my family some listeners may be familiar with. We’ll also hear some thoughts on Harlem history and Billie Holiday. Later we will have a short tribute to one of the original Supremes. All that tonight on Full Circle, I am your host, Freewillin Franklin coming to you from downtown Antioch Bay Miwok territory. Keep it locked right here to KPFA.

Links and information

Read the newspaper articles about the lynchings in Contra Costa County in 1986 & 87.

Associated Press article https://apnews.com/article/6d587bda7517c77cd5c4550ada11f716

LA Times article https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1986-06-24-mn-21180-story.html

Letters and Politics w/ Mitch Jeserich – YouTube channel

MARY WILSON

Solo – “Someday We’ll Be Together” (1989) – YouTube

“Someday We’ll Be Together” and Fred Hampton, Black Panther Party Leader

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