Entries by SMA

Defending our Ground: Racist Attacks on Movement Spaces

Click here to watch the video. On May 29th, over 100 community members from all over the South participated in an important discussion about defending our ground against racist attacks on our movement institutions and sacred spaces. Ash-Lee Henderson & Allyn Steele, Co-Executive Directors at the Highlander Center for Research & Education, in New Market, TN […]

Hijacking Democracy: Convention of States & Census 2020

On April 24th, people from all over the South participated in an important discussion about current threats to democracy and people’s political power.  Trupania Bonner with Crescent City Media Group discussed the dangers of an undercount in the upcoming 2020 Census, including the “citizenship question” that the Supreme Court is debating whether or not to add which […]

The Body as a Frontline: Gender and Liberation in the US South

View the video or listen to the audio of the call here.   One way to continue the conversation is to bring together 4-6 people in your home or coffeehouse or bar to discuss these ideas and questions. Part of building strong and unified movements is sharing analysis and growing our relationships.  An example of discussion questions:Reflecting on […]

Black Radical Tradition in the US South

View the video or listen to the audio of the call here.   One way to use the information from this call is to organize conversations with 4-6 people thinking together in your home or coffeehouse or bar.  Such conversations will help build political analysis and the relationships that are the sinew of a strong, resilient, and […]