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Shows featuring Ernest Rutledge

  • On 40th Anniversary of Newark Rebellion, a Look Back at Historic Unrest that Changed the Nation Newark67_7-13
    Forty years ago, Newark erupted. Followed by Detroit, then city after city across the United States, spontaneous uprisings by disaffected African-American communities who were met with brutal violence by police and National Guardsmen. In Newark, 26 people were killed, and 43 in Detroit. Thousands more were injured. A presidential commission into the unrest later famously concluded that the...
    July 13, 2007 | Story
  • Pacifica West Bank Reporter Daoud Kuttab Jailed by the Palestinian Authority.
    Daoud Kuttab, a United States citizen and Pacifica journalist based in the West Bank has been jailed by Yasser Arafat’s Palestinian Authority. Amy is joined by Daoud’s brother Sam Kuttab to speak about the jailing of his brother. Daoud Kuttab has been jailed for broadcasting reports considered too critical of the Palestinian government. Sam speaks about the need for rule of law...
    May 22, 1997 | Story