Human Rights Violated Here: One Year Since Police Attacks on 52nd Street & I-676

For the May episode of Philly Liberation Radio, co-hosts Adiah Hicks and Jasper Saah are joined by Amelia Carter, an organizer from Penn Community for Justice, and Kayla Trimble and Saruh Almendarez from the Party for Socialism and Liberation. To commemorate the one year anniversary since the police attacks on 52nd street and I-676, we […]

Justice for Christian Hall! Police Brutality, Mental Health, & Anti-Asian Violence

For the April episode of Philly Liberation Radio, co-hosts Adiah Hicks and Jasper Saah are joined by Nicole Henriquez, cousin of Christian Hall and Director of Communications for the Christian J. Hall Foundation, and Tina Ngo, an organizer with the Party for Socialism and Liberation. In our newest episode, we discuss the murder of Christian […]

Socialist Roundtable 7: Elaheh Farmand and Walter Smolarek

This month in the Socialist Roundtable, we are joined by Elaheh Farmand and Walter Smolarek from the Philadelphia Liberation Center to discuss activist, journalist, and political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal’s exposure to COVID-19 at Mahanoy State Correctional Institution in Frackville, PA. We also discuss a socialist perspective of Pennsylvania’s upcoming senate election, Biden’s recent visit to […]

Defend Our Neighbors! Fighting Gentrification in West Philadelphia

For the March episode of Philly Liberation Radio, co-hosts Adiah Hicks and Jasper Saah are joined by Talia Giles, an organizer with the Party for Socialism and Liberation and member of West Philly Neighbors for Healthy Community Development, and Christina Jackson, a professor of sociology, author, community advocate, and member of the Gentrification in Kingsessing […]

Socialist Roundtable 05: Adam Bailey and Lorenzo Pierce

This month in the Socialist Roundtable, we are joined by Adam Bailey, a building representative with the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers’ Local 3, and Lorenzo Pierce from the Philadelphia Liberation Center to discuss the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers’ struggle against an unsafe reopening of Philly schools. We’ll also be discussing the announcement of a new […]

Freeing the Gospel: Faith and the Liberation Struggle in Philadelphia

For the February episode of Philly Liberation Radio, co-hosts Adiah Hicks and Jasper Saah are joined by Angel Nalubega, a social studies teacher at Philadelphia’s St. James School and member of the Party for Socialism and Liberation, and Reverend Dr. Renee McKenzie. We discuss the founding and history of the Church of the Advocate in […]

Unite the Working Class! Coalition Building & The United Front

For the January episode of Philly Liberation Radio, co-hosts Adiah Hicks and Jasper Saah are joined by Karla Martin from the Party for Socialism and Liberation, Eman Abuawadeh, former president of Temple Students for Justice in Palestine, and Asantewaa Nkrumah-Ture from the Black Alliance for Peace and more to discuss coalition building and organizing united […]

Socialist Roundtable 04: Tina Ngo and Wai Lee Chin Feman

This month in the Socialist Roundtable, we are joined by Liberation Center volunteers Tina Ngo and Wai Lee Chin Feman to discuss the latest coronavirus developments in Philadelphia. The panel also discusses updates in the Philadelphia student struggle, and provides a socialist analysis of the recent changes to the Philadelphia tax abatement. To listen to […]

Solidarity Not Charity: On Serving the People to Build People’s Power

For the December episode of Philly Liberation Radio, co-hosts Adiah Hicks and Jasper Saah are joined by Nijmie Dzurinko from Put People First! PA to discuss the political goals and strategies of serve the people programs, and Put People First! PA’s work with the Nonviolent Medicaid Army. We are also joined by Hope Wilson from […]

Philly Fights Back: Solidarity With All Victims of Racist Police Terror!

For the November episode of Philly Liberation Radio, co-hosts Adiah Hicks and Jasper Saah are joined by Asantewaa Nkrumah-Ture from the Black Alliance for Peace, the Green Party of Philadelphia, and more to discuss the struggle against imperialism and capitalist state violence in Philadelphia. We are also joined by Mecca Bullock from the Party for […]