Making Contact:Fallen Heroes of 2016 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
Making Contact  Fallen Heroes of 2016   
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
National Radio Project  Weekly Program  See Notes. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
Thousands of local social justice organizers passed away this year. People doing crucial work in their communities, whose deaths didn't make the headlines. On this edition of Making Contact, well hear about some of the fallen heroes of 2016.

Joani Blank, founder of Good Vibrations; Carol Queen, Sexologist; Darren Seals, Ferguson activist; Ebony Williams, Chosen Diamonds mentor; Berta Caceres, co-founder of the Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH); Silvio Carillo, journalist and nephew of Berta Careres; Cedric Robinson, UC Santa Barbara professor and author of Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition; Robin Kelley, UCLA Black Studies and History professor; Tom Rainey-Smith, Amnesty International Korea coordinator; Luis de la Garza, Member of La Colectiva; Horacio N. Roque Ramirez, Queer Latin@ oral historian
Joani Blank, Carol Queen, Darren Seals, Ebony Williams, Berta Caceres, co-founder of (COPINH); Silvio Carillo, journalist and nephew of Berta Careres; Cedric Robinson, Robin Kelley, Tom Rainey-Smith, Luis de la Garza, Horacio N. Roque Ramirez 
Notes: Credits:
Program #52-16
Begin Date 12/28/16. End date 06/28/17.

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Total run time is 29 minutes (no hard breaks)
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Host: Andrew Stelzer
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Arts and Humanities | Environment | Politics and Activism | Society and Culture | Climate Change | Ethnicity | Indigenous | Racism  
Version 1: Fallen Heroes of 2016  
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View Script    12-28-2016  English 
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