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Octavia Butler Told US!

The mother of AfroFuturism, Octavia Butler, inspired a generation of Black people to imagine a world beyond this one. Karen is joined by social justice warrior and SiriusXM host Lurie Daniel Favors and professor, bestselling author and horror maven Tananarive Due as they discuss the power and impact of Octavia Butler. 

John Brown Was a Real Ally! (Part 1 & 2)

John Brown set the standard for what a true ally looks like. In rejecting his whiteness and forfeiting his life in defense of freedom, he laid a foundation to be carefully studied today. Join Prof. Hunter and Dr. Carr as they examine the legacy of this extraordinary figure.

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ICWC/You Should Know (Special Edition)

Join Prof. Hunter and Dr. Carr for an in-depth discussion with stage and film star, writer and producer Tonya Pinkins where they discuss famed Polish national hero, statesman, engineer and military leader Tadeusz Kościuszko, and ponder the question: "Are you well?" 

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