The Commune of Mutual Aid and Education for the People Hosted by Angela Davis with Special Guest J. Edgar Hoover

It's December 5th, 1969, and your favorite civil rights activist is back with another episode of The Commune of Mutual Aid and Education for the People. Today, we have special guest J. Edgar Hoover to talk about FBI sanctioned raids, COINTELPRO, and the use of state violence to suppress the movement. I've also heard the director might bring along a special friend who may or may not have just won the...
It's December 5th, 1969, and your favorite civil rights activist is back with another episode of The Commune of Mutual Aid and Education for the People. Today, we have special guest J. Edgar Hoover to talk about FBI sanctioned raids, COINTELPRO, and the use of state violence to suppress the movement. I've also heard the director might bring along a special friend who may or may not have just won the presidential election running on a platform Law and Order.

In this Mr. Roger's Neighborhood parody, we will get a brief glimpse into the politics of late 60's as told by Angela Davis with small brain teasers, a puppet show and good old fashion slapstick comedy.
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The Commune of Mutual Aid and Education for the People Hosted by Angela Davis with Special Guest J. Edgar Hoover

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  • Shaun Leisher:
    8 Aug. 2021
    A unique and satirical look at the US governments constant war on BIPOC communities and those that stand for civil rights. The Mr. Rogers framing of this play is brilliant and highlights the absurdity of how evil Hoover and Nixon were.