7 PM EST – On this first day of Black August 2021, we look at how the cotton industry made kings in america.
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Author/Activist LeRon Barton will join the broadcast today to discuss his recent article which can be accurately described as a how to manual on surviving the slave catchers of America. Check out his article “When Black People and the Police Collide“.
LeRon Barton is a writer/backpacker traveling man living in San Francisco. His first book, Straight Dope: A 360 Degree Look into American Drug Culture was published in 2013. You can read him at mainlinepub.com and follow him on Twitter @MainlineLeRon
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