People's History Podcast

By Jacobin

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A documentary series about struggles in the United States. Each six-episode season covers one local story, told from the viewpoint of working-class people. Produced by Jacobin with support from the Economic Hardship Reporting Project.

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5. Carson Beach
1:09:28
Episode five from season one of Jacobin's People's History Podcast, "The Point: Rebellion and Resistance in Boston Public Housing." In the turmoil of busing, Betty Ann Jones advocates armed defense while Betty Washington and Dorothy Haskins lead a wade-in to protest segregation. Support us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/peopleshistorypod
Jan 18, 2020
4. Free Breakfast
0:49:08
Episode four from season one of Jacobin's People's History Podcast, "The Point: Rebellion and Resistance in Boston Public Housing." Sisters Angie Irving and Linda Wade bring the Black Panthers to Columbia Point. Support us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/peopleshistorypod
Jan 07, 2020
3. Rent strike
0:51:04
Episode three from season one of Jacobin's People's History Podcast, "The Point: Rebellion and Resistance in Boston Public Housing." Tenants take their growing dissatisfaction and aim it at their landlord, the Boston Housing Authority. Support us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/peopleshistorypod
Dec 03, 2019
2. Grove Hall
0:49:05
Episode two from season one of Jacobin's People's History Podcast, "The Point: Rebellion and Resistance in Boston Public Housing." Welfare rights advocates in Boston public housing use militant tactics to get services they are owed. Support us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/peopleshistorypod
Nov 26, 2019
1. Placement
0:46:25
Episode one from season one of Jacobin's People's History Podcast, "The Point: Rebellion and Resistance in Boston Public Housing." Mothers at Columbia Point, a new public housing project, organize to try and close the city dump. Support us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/peopleshistorypod
Nov 19, 2019
Trailer
0:01:46
Episode one comes November 19.
Nov 15, 2019