Ashley M. Jones—Alabama’s youngest, first Black and, possibly, dopest poet laureate—on the need for reparations now, tomorrow and forever

There's power in art. Power to persuade. Power to inform. Power to move. And the powerful work of Ashley M. Jones is deeply rooted in stories and images from the American South. Today on the Reckon Interview, we discuss Ashley's latest collection "Reparations Now!" the title of which comes from [...]

By |2021-10-06T10:00:44-05:00October 5, 2021|Blackness, Podcast, Race, Reckon|Women|

Reckon’s ‘Unjustifiable’ podcast wins national Murrow Award 

Reckon Radio's “Unjustifiable” podcast series has won one of the nation's top journalism prizes. The 2021 national Edward R. Murrow Award for best podcast by a small digital news organization, awarded by the Radio Television Digital News Association, was announced Tuesday.  "Unjustifiable," co-hosted by Pulitzer-prize winning columnist John Archibald and [...]

By |2021-08-17T12:31:33-05:00August 17, 2021|Blackness, Feature, Podcast, Race|
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