‘Free Angela’ Revels in Angela Davis’ Political Rise and Liberation

By Courtney Garcia, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Many words describe Angela Davis – radical, intellectual, Communist, feminist, rebel, scholar, revolutionary– but the story of her life can be defined by one: justice. As a civil rights activist and prison abolitionist, Davis has spent decades fighting for a fair society, and in the process, […]

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Time Capsule for Beatles Fans

BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – A new DVD about the Beatles’ initial appearances on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show‘ is like cracking open a time capsule. Almost as interesting as the band making its musical introduction to America in 1964 is the context in which it is placed. The DVD presents the programs exactly as […]

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Yoko Ono Opposes Parole for John Lennon’s Killer

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Three decades after John Lennon‘s death, Yoko Ono says she opposes parole for his killer because he remains a potential threat. Ono says she was trying to be “practical” in asking that Mark David Chapman remain behind bars for fatally shooting the pop legend on Dec. 8, 1980, outside Lennon’s Manhattan […]

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