Rustbelt Abolition Radio:Settler Colonialism and the Struggle for Abolition 
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Rustbelt Abolition Radio  Settler Colonialism and the Struggle for Abolition  Episode 12 
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Rustbelt Abolition Radio  Interviews  For non-profit use only. 
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This episode grapples with the relation between incarceration and settler colonialism. Kelly Lytle Hernndez, abolitionist writer and professor of History and African American studies at the University of California-Los Angeles, discusses her latest book, City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles.

Hernndez reveals the underlying logic of elimination and conquest that is foundational to our settler colonial society by interrogating the construction of the settler-carceral state over two centuries. In this historical analysis, Hernndez draws from what she calls The Rebel Archive, a constellation of historical materials that emerged from struggles against conquest and elimination.

As resistance against conquest continues, how can abolitionists take seriously the reality of envisioning another world on occupied land? 
Kelly Lytle Hernndez 
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 show was co-produced by the Rustbelt Abolition Radio crew: Andres, A. Maria, David Langstaff, Catalina Rios, Kaif Syed, and Alejo Stark. Original music by Bad Infinity.  
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View Script    01-07-2018  English 
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