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Eric Mann is an environmental, civil rights, anti-war, labor-union activist and organizer. He is the host of www.voicesfromthefrontlines.com on Pacifica Radio's 90.7 FM KPFK, in Los Angeles. Eric is also the director of the Labor/Community Strategy Center in Los Angeles and a co-founder of the Bus Riders Union.

Voices From The Frontlines Eric Mann

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Eric Mann is an environmental, civil rights, anti-war, labor-union activist and organizer. He is the host of www.voicesfromthefrontlines.com on Pacifica Radio's 90.7 FM KPFK, in Los Angeles. Eric is also the director of the Labor/Community Strategy Center in Los Angeles and a co-founder of the Bus Riders Union.

    Voices Radio: Join Strategy & Soul at the LA Times Festival of Books

    Voices Radio: Join Strategy & Soul at the LA Times Festival of Books

    Join Eric Mann and Channing Martinez as they discuss the LA Times Festival of Books and the Strategy and Soul Bookstore's second time hosting a booth at the Festival.

    Eric and Channing name a fraction of the list of books that the Strategy and Soul bookstore will host.

    Eric reads from Black Jacobins by CLR James and The Black Woman by Toni Cade Bambara.

    Join the Strategy and Soul bookstore on April 20-21 at the LA Times Festival of Books. Booth #241 in the purple section at the University of Southern California.

    • 57 min
    In Conversation with Ken Loach

    In Conversation with Ken Loach

    Listen to a conversation with Ken Loach discussing the Old Oak, Sorry We missed you, and LAnd and Freedom.
    Together Eric Mann, Ken Loach, and Channing Martinez share deep appreciation for the film's ability to confront racism in Europe and beyond.
    The Strategy and Soul Theater will host a Sneak Preview of The Old Oak on April 11th 2024 at 6pm

    • 58 min
    Voices Radio: in Conversation with Eric Aubry Kaplan

    Voices Radio: in Conversation with Eric Aubry Kaplan

    This week Eric Mann, Channing Martinez, and Monilade Walker are in conversation with Erin Aubry Kaplan. Erin speaks about her experience with race in politics from the US South to South LA.
    Erin speaks about her father, Larry Aubry, her husband Alan Kaplan, and her own recent experience with discrimination in LA.

    The show ends with performance of the inaugural Strategists.

    • 58 min
    Voices Radio: Ron Kovic on his new book A Dangerous Country & a new Ken Loach film

    Voices Radio: Ron Kovic on his new book A Dangerous Country & a new Ken Loach film

    Ron Kovic

    Listen to a conversation with Ron Kovic discussing his new book, a dangerous country and American elegy with Eric Mann, two veterans of the anti-war movement discuss the big lie of the US war machine, the role of taking personal responsibility inside oppressive systems, personal forgiveness, and the will to move forward.

    The Old Oak directed by Ken Loach

    Eric will also be reviewing, the great Ken Loach’s new, and last film The Old Oak a beautiful film of how a Syrian refugee woman and a British working class man fight, anti-immigrant sentiment and March forward together. The Old Oak is put together by a fantastic trio: Directed by Ken Loach written by Paul Laverty, produced by Rebecca O’Brien

    There will be a sneak preview of the The Old Oak at the Strategy And Soul Theater on Thursday, April 11 and a theatrical opening at the Laemmle Royal on Friday, April 12 join us that Thursday night and go to the Royal as well

    • 58 min
    RECAP of Americonned film showing and PART 2 of Marcy Winograd

    RECAP of Americonned film showing and PART 2 of Marcy Winograd

    This week on Voices from the Frontlines, we continue with Part 2 of Eric Mann and Channing Martinez in conversation with Marcy Winograd on her article: How Nations could and Israeli Genocide.

    In the second segment we listen to Songs Around the World version of Stand By Me.

    In the final segment of the show: We listen to excerpts from the panel at the Americonned film showing at Strategy and Soul. Akunna Uka speaks about her experience around organizing and reflections from the film. Chris Smalls speaks about his experience organizing amazon workers and power building.

    • 58 min
    Voices Radio: Listen to Chris Smalls, Sean Claffey, and Marcy Winograd

    Voices Radio: Listen to Chris Smalls, Sean Claffey, and Marcy Winograd

    Segment 1: Americonned

    Eric Mann & Channing Martinez in conversation with Chris Smalls, President of the Amazon Labor Union and their long-distance struggle to bring unionism and self-respect to Amazon Workers.

    Sean Claffey, film-maker, on his important film, Americonned, about the disintegration of U.S. capitalism, the brutal impoverishment of the people, and the hopes for a revitalized union movement

    Featuring the work of Chris Smalls and the Amazon Labor Union
    Sean tells terrifying stories about Amazon’s brutal speed up and police state, surveillance state against its employees

    Segment 2: Marcy Winograd

    Eric in Conversation with March Winograd of Code Pink Radio, on the terrifying military apparatus between the U.S., Canada, India, United Arab Emirates, and Israel to build structures of mass murder against the Palestinian people.

    She elaborates on her great article: How Nations Could End Israeli Genocide: Stop the Weapons; Stop the Oil; Stop the Tech

    • 58 min

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