Episode 42: Black Reconstruction In America, Part Two
Hosts: Monica Trinidad & Page May
Guest: Frank Chapman
Date: March 12, 2018
We asked Frank, "What is Communism?" He did not disappoint. Read his reflections here.
We’re back with one of our favorites! It’s Black Reconstruction - Part 2. On today’s episode, we’re talking with life long organizer and former political prisoner, Frank Chapman. Tune in to hear Frank’s take on Du Bois and the social, economic and political changes that were taking place leading up to and through Reconstruction.
1. What were Black people trying to do during this time? What were they fighting for?
2. How did anti-blackness evolve during Reconstruction?
3. Why is this so important for organizers?
4. What is communism?