Anand Gopal discusses his latest book and talks about how history and the most recent invasion of Afghanistan impacts Afghanis' everyday lives.
Cecily discusses her activism, her experiences with the criminal justice system and how gender shaped both her own experiences and those of incarcerated women.
Angela Davis is the author of eight books and has lectured throughout the United States as well as in Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, and South America. In recent years a persistent theme of her work has been the range of social problems associated with incarceration and the generalized criminalization of those communities that are most affected by poverty and racial discrimination. She draws upon her own experiences in the early seventies as a person who spent eighteen months in jail and on trial, after being placed on the FBI's 'Ten Most Wanted List.' She has also conducted extensive research on numerous issues related to race, gender and imprisonment.