During World War Two, the Dutch Queen, Queen Wilhelmina was in exile in London. Faced with a fascist takeover of her beloved homeland, she inspired her people through 34 radio broadcasts, known as "Radio Oranje," over the BBC European Service. Today, the United States faces its own fascist enemy, festering within. This is our resistance radio. This is the new Radio Orange.
This week the $600 unemployment benefit, upon which many artists have relied on for meeting their basic needs, expired. Here is a reason to keep resisting, to keep fighting, in the voice of one of these artists. Welcome to episode 5: poetry of the...