Apr 19 2023
The Intellectual Legacy of Mumia Abu-Jamal and Other Political Prisoners
In this insightful interview, we have the pleasure of speaking with Todd Steven Burroughs, a renowned author, historian, and expert on the contributions of Black political prisoners to the struggle for freedom and justice. In this video, Todd shares his deep knowledge and expertise on the subject, with a particular focus on the intellectual contributions of Mumia Abu-Jamal and other political prisoners. Through a thoughtful analysis of their writings and activism, he highlights the ways in which political prisoners have challenged systemic oppression and inspired resistance movements throughout history.With over 20 years of experience as a writer, researcher, and educator, Todd is a leading voice in the field of African American history and culture. He has published extensively on topics ranging from Black political prisoners to the life and legacy of Malcolm X, and is widely respected for his deep knowledge and nuanced insights. In this interview, he brings his unique perspective to bear on the crucial issue of political imprisonment, shedding light on the enduring spirit of resilience and hope that has sustained generations of Black freedom fighters. Support the showIn Search of Black Power is a Black-owned internet show and podcast. This podcast is sponsored and produced by Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle (LBS). The internet show is published in collaboration with Black Power Media (BPM).