Rustbelt Abolition Radio:The origins of the Attica uprising 
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Rustbelt Abolition Radio  The origins of the Attica uprising  Episode 03 BONUS Material 
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Rustbelt Abolition Radio  Interviews  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
In this bonus segment, we return to renowned historian Heather Ann Thompson as she elaborates on the origins of the historic 1971 Attica Uprising, drawing out their resonances with other prison rebellions across history and geography, as well as their telling implications for our present historical moment.

For more from Heather Ann Thompson on the conditions connecting Attica to recent prison rebellions, check out Episode 3: The Riots will Continue. 
Heather Ann Thompson 
Notes: Credits:
Rustbelt Abolition Radio is an abolitionist media and movement-building project based in Detroit, MI. Each episode amplifies the voices of those impacted by mass incarceration and explores ongoing work in the movement to abolish the carceral state.

This copy of the episode is free of news headlines.

Full episodes and transcripts and can be found at  
This show was co-produced by the Rustbelt Abolition Radio crew: Andres, a Maria, David Langstaff, Kaif Syed, and Alejo Stark. Original music by Bad Infinity.  
Politics and Activism | History | Governance / Law | Human Rights | Free Speech | Police Brutality | Torture | Capitalism | African-American | Spanish-Speaking  
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View Script    09-26-2017  English 
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rustbeltabolitionradio  320Kbps mp3 (25.19MB) Stereo 
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