Ferguson Flash Mob! Requiem for Mike Brown Confronts White Privilege at St. Louis Symphony

Originally posted at AcronymTV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=297G5K2XfRM About 50 protesters seeking justice for Mike Brown delayed the start of the second act of Brahms requiem on Saturday night at the St. Louis Symphony in a brilliantly executed creative protest captured by Rebecca Rivas of the St. Louis American. (read more: http://www.popularresistance.org/demonstrators-disrupt-st-louis-symphony-singing-a-requiem-for-mike-brown/)

Confronting White Privilege in the Climate Justice Movement 

Originally posted at AcronymTV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3YN-scEEIks Speaking at the opening plenary of the New York City Global Climate Convergence in the days before the People’s Climate March, Nastaran Mohit told the assembled crowd that the revolution “and this (Climate Convergence) movement is not going to be spawned from the activist white community. It is going to [...]

50 Years After MLK’s ‘I Have a Dream’ speech, Trayvon Martin Verdict Reveals Deep Racial Divide

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-tHV5z7c8U On August 28, 2013 citizens from across this country will converge upon our nation’s capital to commemorate and celebrate the historic March On Washington which occurred 50 years ago on August 28, 1963. It was on that day that Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I have a Dream” speech, in which he said: "I have [...]