Aug 7, 2017
Mic Crenshaw is a hip hop artist and co-founder of the
Anti-Racist Action Network that arose and was active in the 80s and
90s. The ARA is an anti-fascist organization dedicated to community
defense against organized racism and fascism. Mic joins Brett to
discuss the founding of the Anti-Racist Action Network and to
discuss antifascism generally.
Topics Include: ARA, Mic's experience fighting fascists, the differences between antifa then and now, the role of violence in our collective fight for liberation, the Portland train stabbings and Mic's connection to the event and one of the victims, the link between late capitalism and the conditions that give rise to fascism, the white supremacy inherent in policing, and much more.
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Visit his website: https://www.miccrenshaw.com/home
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