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Shows featuring Benjamin Jealous

  • Chokwe Lumumba: Remembering "America’s Most Revolutionary Mayor" Lumumba2
    In Mississippi, the city of Jackson is grieving today following the sudden death of Mayor Chokwe Lumumba, less than a year after he was elected. He suffered from heart failure on Tuesday. A longtime black nationalist organizer and attorney, Lumumba had been described as "America’s most revolutionary mayor."...
    February 26, 2014 | Story
  • Benjamin Jealous on Why He Is Leaving the NAACP , Future Plans Benjealous
    Ben Jealous is stepping down as president of the NAACP after a five-year term. After a busy tenure that saw him lead campaigns around issues including the death penalty, voting rights and police racial profiling, Jealous joins us to discuss his future plans: spending more time with his family, educating youth, and exploring...
    September 20, 2013 | Story