'This Machine Kills Fascists': Politics And Music With Billy Bragg
"Freedom has to involve equality," Bragg told us. "That doesn't just mean equal rights. That means equal respect." Want to support 1A ? .
The 1A Movie Club Sees 'Hustlers'
Siobhan Brooks, an African-American studies professor and former dancer, says the best part of the film was the dressing room scenes. They showed the amount of labor involved, how the women are transforming themselves and what their relationships with one another are like. Want to support 1A ? .
Dis-Integration: Part 1
From 1A and The Texas Tribune , this series investigates one school district that refused to integrate in the wake of Brown v. Board, and the decades-long fight members of the surrounding community put up against barriers to equity for students of color. Want to support 1A ? .
The News Roundup for September 13, 2019
John Bolton is out as the president's national security adviser, California passed a bill requiring companies to treat independent contractors as employees, and the Supreme Court ruled to let a sharp restriction to the U.S. asylum system stand — for now. Around the world, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pledged to annex parts of the West Bank if he's reelected, Canada also has elections coming up with an uncertain future for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and President Trump called off a peace deal with the Taliban. Want to support 1A ? .
Forget What You Think You Know About The Manson Murders
"After six hours with Manson's prosecutor, Vince Bugliosi, I realized he told me only what was in his book," journalist Tom O'Neill told us. "Until we went off the record and he told me something explosive ... and it sent me down the rabbit hole." Want to support 1A ? .