Archive for June, 2012

Michelle Alexander & Tim Wise on Racism and the New Jim Crow

Here is the recording of my recent conversation with Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness. This was recently produced for radio distribution and will hopefully be coming to a station near you soon! On the Other Side of the Myth: A Conversation with Michelle Alexander and [...]

Clip of Tim Wise discussing Allyship and Solidarity, from New Film, Featuring Angela Davis and Tim Wise in Conversation

Clip of Tim Wise discussing the importance of allyship and solidarity in the struggle against oppression, from the newly-released film, “Vocabulary of Change,” which features a May, 2011 public conversation between Wise and Angela Davis, in Oakland, CA. The full DVD can be purchased here In this clip, Wise is responding to a point Angela [...]

Clip On Intergenerational Movement Building, from New Film Featuring Angela Davis and Tim Wise, in Conversation

Here’s a clip on intergenerational movement building, from the newly-released film, “Vocabulary of Change,” which features a public dialogue between Angela Davis and Tim Wise that took place in May, 2011 in Oakland, California. The full film (and Discussion Guide) can be purchased from SpeakOut, here

Tim Wise Statement in Support of Israel Boycott/Sanctions/Divestment – 2012

Here I lend my voice in support of the Boycott/Divestment/Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel, having been approached to do so by students at the University of Regina, in Canada. As an anti-Zionist Jew I feel morally compelled to support this effort. Though this is just a simple statement of support, I explain my views on [...]

Tim Wise Speech – Philadelphia, PA (Moonstone Arts Center – Martin Delany Celebration 2012)

My speech in Philadelphia for the Moonstone Arts Center’s celebration of the Birth/Life of Martin Delany, 2012…

Tim Wise Sermon – First Unitarian Church, Philadelphia, PA, 2012

My speech at First Unitarian Church, Philadelphia, for the celebration of Martin Delany’s birthday, 2012

Interview Cal State East Bay, 2012

Here’s a video from an interview conducted at Cal State East Bay, last spring…two questions: one about my own origins as an antiracist, and one about the connections between racism/white supremacy and issues of ecological and environmental integrity Two Questions for Tim Wise from CSUEB ASI on Vimeo.

Occupying Privilege: New Anthology from JLove Calderon Just Released!

Announcing the release of JLove Calderon’s new book, Occupying Privilege: Conversations on Love, Race and Liberation. Get a copy (get several and share them!) today! In Occupying Privilege, today’s cultural icons–writers, activists, educators, and artists—offer unique and fresh perspectives on white supremacy, white privilege, and racial justice. So, um, what the hell is white privilege [...]

DVD RELEASE – Angela Davis and Tim Wise in Conversation – “Vocabulary of Change”

NOW AVAILABLE FROM SPEAK OUT! Vocabulary of Change: Angela Davis and Tim Wise in Conversation Angela Davis and Tim Wise, two of this country’s leading racial and social justice scholar-activists, join moderator Rose Aguilar onstage for a rare, unscripted and free ranging conversation on the state of contemporary global politics. They explore how our culture’s [...]