November 24, 2014

Revolutionizing the US South

Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung - New York

One hundred leaders of the left from North America and Europe gathered August 1-4 in upstate New York for “Mapping Socialist Strategies” (organized by RLS-NYC). In this panel, Kali Akuno (Cooperation Jackson) talks about the emergence Chokwe Lumumba mayoral campaign, the late radical Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi. Elandria Williams (Highlander Research and Education Center) discusses the history and geography that has given shape to new movements in the South for economic and political power.