NYC
2019
Event Type: 
Panel
Host/Sponsor(s): 
Event Organizer: 
Description/Abstract of your Event: 
The Black Agenda Report team will discuss "late stage" capitalism, the shrinking U.S. empire, and the dangers of a desperate ruling class on the wane.

Participants

Margaret Kimberley is Editor and Senior Columnist at Black Agenda Report. She is a regular guest on radio and internet talk shows and has appeared on Al Jazeera English, RT, WBAI, KPFK, Presstv Iran, The Real News Network, Govorit Moskva (Moscow Voice Radio) and GRITtv. She was a contributor to the... Read more
Danny Haiphong is a regular contributor to Black Agenda Report. He has been involved in anti-war and anti-imperialist organizing and journalism since 2010. He is currently a graduate student in social work and lives in New York City.
Dr. Marsha Coleman-Adebayo won a landmark lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency which resulted in the passage of the Notification of Federal Employees Anti-discrimination and Retaliation Act (NO FEAR). She is author of the book No Fear: A Whistleblower’s Triumph Over Corruption and... Read more
Nellies Hester Bailey is founder and Executive Director of the anti-gentrification grassroots organization Harlem Tenants Council. She is co-host of Black Agenda Radio, a member of the Black is Back Coalition Steering Committee and a member of the Black Alliance for Peace. She is the former... Read more
Glen Ford is Executive Editor of Black Agenda Report. He is a veteran journalist who co-founded America's Black Forum in 1977. ABF was the first nationally syndicated Black news interview program. He is author of "The Big Lie: Analysis of U.S. Press Coverage of the Grenada invasion. Read more
Raymond Nat Turner, the "Town Crier," is the Black Agenda Report Poet in Residence. He is Artistic Director of the jazz poetry ensemble Upsurge! and is co-chair of the National Writer's Union-New York City. Read more
Bruce Dixon is Managing Editor of Black Agenda Report. He was a long time union and community activist and a member of the Black Panther Party in Chicago. He is a member of the State Committee of the Georgia Green Party.