August 21, 1971

55:20
 
Distribuie
 

Fetch error

Hmmm there seems to be a problem fetching this series right now. Last successful fetch was on November 17, 2022 05:17 (22d ago)

What now? This series will be checked again in the next day. If you believe it should be working, please verify the publisher's feed link below is valid and includes actual episode links. You can contact support to request the feed be immediately fetched.

Manage episode 301810395 series 1574465
După Ear Hustle descoperit de Player FM și comunitatea noastră - drepturile de autor sunt deținute de către editor, nu de Player FM, iar materialul audio este transmis direct de la serverul editorului. Apasă butonul Abonare pentru a urmări actualizările în Player FM, sau copiază sursa URL în alte aplicații podcast.

August 21, 1971 was the deadliest day in San Quentin history, and it’s still a painful topic, both inside the prison and out. At the center of the story was a Black revolutionary named George Jackson. Who was he, and what makes him so controversial, even today?

As always, big thanks to Lt. Sam Robinson and Acting Warden Ron Broomfield for their support of the show.

Ear Hustle is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX. Find a full list of episode credits at earhustlesq.com.

More on George Jackson and the Adjustment Center incident:

Freedom Archives’ 99 Books project

50th anniversary article by Kevin Sawyer, an editor at the San Quentin News

“Soledad Brother” 40 years later

“Day of the Gun” documentary from Bay Area news station KRON4

Making Contact’s radio documentary “The Struggle Inside”

New York Times narrative of August 21st

Los Angeles Times looks back at the day, and the trial of the San Quentin Six

British documentary about the weeks after August 21, 1971

Dick Nelson remembers August 21st, 1971

101 episoade