8 PM EST - “The last four or five hundred years of European contact with Africa produced a body of literature that presented Africa in a very bad light and Africans in very lurid terms. The reason for this had to do with the need to justify the slave trade and slavery.” - Chinua Achebe
Saturday, March 8th 9:00PM Eastern/ 6:00PM Pacific The Context of White Supremacy hosts the weekly Compensatory Call-In. We encourage non-white listeners to dial in with…View More The C.O.W.S. Compensatory Call-In 03/08/14
In a recent interview with the International Business Times, actor Samuel L. Jackson states that the only reason 12 Years A Slave was funded was…View More Samuel L. Jackson connects 12 Years A Slave to racism in Hollywood
March 3, 2014 The film “12 Years A Slave” picked up an Oscar for best picture along with other related categories making it a big…View More BTR News: “12 Years A Slave” wins big at the Oscars but what does that mean?
According to reports, The National School Boards Association is going to recommend that public high schools in the United States feature “12 Years a Slave”…View More Why “12 Years A Slave” should not be taught to public high school students