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Truthout’s Progressive Pick of the Week

Truthout Q&A

Great Interviews Included KBOO’s Recovery Zone in Portland

KGNU’s Hemispheres in Boulder/Denver

A Two-Part Interview on KPFK’s Uprising with Sonali in L.A.

KALW-FM’s Your Call, KPFA’s Living Room, & Mutiny Radio’s

The Common Thread Collective in the Bay Area

 


BROADCAST:

1/4 The Big Picture with Tom Hartmann (National TV)

1/5 Democracy Now (National Radio & TV)Segment One with Isabel Sousa-Rodriguez; Segment Two with Greg, Dey, & Jitu Brown

1/6 Boston Community TV/People’s Platform (taped 12/17)

1/10 WBZ / UpFront with Chris Citorik (Boston Radio, syndicated in 38 States)-Interview with Greg & Lisa Owens Pinto

1/12 Thom Hartmann Radio Program (National)

1/14 WNYC Radio/Leonard Lopate (NY NPR)-Interview with Greg & activists

1/17 The Vermont Conversation with David GoodmanInterview with Greg

1/21 WVON/Perri Small Show (Chicago)-Live interview with Greg & Jitu Brown at 9:35AM

1/27 KBOO Radio/KBOO’s Recovery Zone-Interview with Greg, Jorge, & Osvaldo Budet Meléndez

2/1 KPFK-FM/Uprising with Sonali-Interview with Greg Part I

2/2 KPFK-FM/Uprising with Sonali-Interview with Greg Part II

2/2 KGNU/Hemispheres (Boulder/Denver radio)-with Greg and Jorge

2/4 KALW-FM/Your Call (San Francisco)-with Greg, Noelle Hanrahan, & Julio Salgado

2/5 KPFA/Living Room (San Francisco). Taped 2/4 with Greg & Jorge

2/5 Mutiny Radio/The Common Thread Collective (SF)-with Greg & Noelle

2/14 C-SPAN/Book TV (National)-Taped Busboys & Poets event on 1/12

2/22 SiriusXM/Stand Up with Pete Dominick (National)-with Greg

(FB promo)

March KGNU (Boulder/Denver)-Taped 2/22 with Greg

3/2 KRFG/Class Chronicle (Atlanta)

3/7 Authors on Tour Livepodcast (taped at Tattered Cover on 2/22)

3/10 KGNU/A Public Affair (Boulder/Denver)-Live

3/10 KOPN/Chautauqua (Columbia, MO) (FB promo)

4/7 WBZ Radio/the Bradley Jay Show (Boston Radio, syndicated in 38 States)

4/25 Conscious Talk Radio (National)-Live radio interview with Greg & Gibran.

TK PBS/To The Contrary (National)-Taped interview with Dey on 1/13

 


PRINT/ONLINE:

9/15/15 KirkusReview

1/4/16 Massachusetts Jobs With Justice.net-City Life/Vida Urbana event listing

1/5 Democratic Underground-posted Democracy Now link

1/5 Occupysf.net-posted book description with jacket

1/5 ChicagoActivism.org-posted Democracy Now link

1/5 Bedford&Bowery.com-powerHouse event listing

1/5 OccupySF.net-launch announcement & book description

1/5 Peace News-posted Democracy Now link

1/7 Brokelyn.combook description & powerHouse listing

1/7 Beyondchron-Review

1/7 What Really Happened.com-posted Democracy Now link

1/7 Iranian.composted Democracy Now link

1/10 nwuboston.org-Harvard Bookstore event cited for drawing “an overflow crowd”

1/13 Rewire-Review

1/13 RH Reality Check-Review

1/17 Boston Globe-Review with photos in Jan Gardner’s column

1/19 Shelf Awareness-review

1/25 The RumpusVroman’s event listing

1/27 Time Out PortlandEvent Listing

1/28 Truthout- “Truthout Progressive Pick of The Week” & excerpt

1/30 PopularResistance.orgTruthout Excerpt

1/30 SF Gate.comBook Passage event listing

1/31 Marin Independent Journal-Book Passage event listing

2/1 Marin.comBook Passage event listing

2/6 El BeiSMan.comReview with images

2/9 Poets & Writers-Green Apple event listing

2/9 Reading Frenzy-“Picks for Black History Month” (w/ book jacket)

2/16 Truthout-Interview with Greg

2/16 To The Contrary blog-book mention

3/28 Feministing-“Feministing Five” interview with Dey

4/8 Aspen Public Radio websiteExplore event listing

Spring 16 Rethinking SchoolsReview

4/26 Opportunity Agenda-Article on Creating Change Awards mentions book and calls it “incredible”

08/22 Jewish CurrentsReview

 


EVENTS:

Tuesday, January 5th             Brooklyn     The powerHouse Arena, 7PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Race Forward & Colorline’s Rinku Sen, visual artist/cultural organizer Rachel Schragis, United We Dream’s Felipe Sousa-Rodríguez, MIDA’s Isabel Sousa-Rodríguez, LGBTQ activist Che Gossett, oral historian/poet Manissa McCleave Maharawal, Lily Paulina of Rude Mechanical Orchestra, & Prison Radio’s Noelle Hanrahan.

 

Thursday, January 7th           Cambridge      Harvard Bookstore, 7PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, evolutionary leadership facilitator Gibran Rivera, and key artists and organizers from City Life/Vida Urbana, the Schott Foundation for Public Education, & the immigration movement.

 

Tuesday, January 12th           DC              Busboys & Poets/Brookland, 6:30PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Executive Director of the National LGBTQ Taskforce Rea Carey, & Rob Kampia of the Marijuana Policy Project

 

Tuesday, January 19th           Jamaica Plain       City Life/Vida Urbana, 6PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, evolutionary leadership facilitator Gibran Rivera, and key artists and organizers from City Life/Vida Urbana & the Schott Foundation for Public Education.

 

Thursday, January 21st Chicago Service Employees’ International Union (SEIU), 5PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Journey for Justice Alliance National Director & former Education Organizer for the Kenwood Oakland Community Organization (KOCO) Jitu Brown, the Chicago Teachers’ Union’s Karen Lewis and Jackson Potter, UIC Professor/Director of the Collaborative for Equity and Justice in Education Pauline Lipman, artist/Southerners on New Ground Co-Director Paulina Helm Hernandez, Campaign Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance James Povijua

 

Friday, January 22nd          Chicago     Creating Change Conference/ 8:30PM  

Featuring the executive director of the LGBTQ Task Force Rea Carey, artist/Southerners on New Ground Co-Director Paulina Helm Hernandez, & Greg Jobin-Leeds, and more!

Books  sold on consignment by Barbara’s Bookstore

 

Monday, January 25th            Seattle       Elliott Bay, 7PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz 

 

Wednesday, January 27th Portland Reading Frenzy, 7PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, ChangeLab Senior Partner Scot Nakagawa, writer/performance poet/educator Walidah Imarisha and Sharon Gary-Smith, head of the MRG Foundation, Oregon’s leading social justice funder.

 

Friday, January 29th                LA              Vroman’s/Pasadena, 7PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Co-Founder of #BlackLivesMatter Patrisse Cullors-Brignac, Director of the Strategy Center Eric Mann, & celebrated author/Freire Scholar/Loyola Marymount University Professor Antonia Darder

 

Thursday, February 4th SF               Marcus Bookstore/Oakland, 7PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, Prison Radio’s Noelle Harrahan, &  ISEEED Co-Founder/SFSU Professor Antwi Akom

*Please note we switched Marcus to 2/4 & Book Passage to 2/5

 

Friday, February 5th           SF               Book Passage/Corte Madera, 7PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, & Prison Radio’s Noelle Hanrahan

 

Tuesday, February 9th           SF               Green Apple/Books on the Park, 7:30PM 

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, artist/CultureStrike Executive Editor Favianna Rodríguez, & Visual Artist/DreamersAdrift.com Co-Founder Julio Salgado.

 

Tuesday, February 17th Aspen Explore Booksellers, 5:30PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds

 

Monday, February 22nd Denver Tattered Cover/Colfax, 7PM

Greg Jobin-Leeds

 

Wednesday, February 24th Atlanta Charis Books & More

Greg Jobin-Leeds, AgitArte’s Deymirie Hernández and José Jorge Díaz, & Southerners on New Ground Co-Director Paulina Helm Hernandez.

*More to SCHEDULE

 


CONTACT US if you want to arrange an interview with any of the authors or activists, or organize an event at your bookstore, organization, campus or community.

maybelline@whenwefightwewin.com

WHEN WE FIGHT, WE WIN! – Press Release