The Beloved Community:The Dream Under Siege 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
The Beloved Community  The Dream Under Siege  Reclaiming the Dream and Dismantling Racism 
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
John Shuck  Monthly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
53 years ago, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., delivered his famous speech, "I Have A Dream." What has happened to the dream of a Beloved Community?

Host John Shuck speaks with three activists who have a proven track record on social change about King's dream and how it has been hijacked.

Dr. Catherine Meeks is a retired professor of socio-cultural studies at Wesleyan College. She is the editor of the newly released book, 'Living Into God's Dream: Dismantling Racism in America.' She serves the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta as the chari of the Beloved Community: Commission for Dismantling Racism.

The Honorable JoAnn Hardesty is president of the Portland chapter of the NAACP. She is a community organizer and activist who advocates for those on the downside of power. She campaigns for police accountability and racial and economic justice.

Teressa Raiford is the lead organizer of Dont Shoot Portland A social justice movement in support of #BlackLivesMatter as a response to police brutality and the criminalization of Black American Youth. She works as a community advocate and is currently educating neighborhoods to provide safety strategies for marginalized communities. The focus is strengthening relationships to fight discrimination and organized hate.

JoAnn Hardesty, NAACP, Teressa Raiford,  
Notes: Credits:
Suggested Air Dates, Jan 12-Feb 10

56 minutes

19:10- 20:10 Louis Armstrong, What Did I do to be So Black and Blue

36:58- 37:58 Prince, We March 
Politics and Activism | Spirituality / Religion | Nonviolence / Peace | Racism  
Version 1: BC 6 The Dream Under Siege  
Total Length (HH:MM:SS)
Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script  KBOO 90.7 Portland, Oregon  01-11-2017  English 
Segment Length
File Info
belovedcommunity  128Kbps mp3 (51.27MB) Mono 


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