Black History Month
On this week's episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson is joined by Shakka Ahmose. Shakka Ahmose is a research specialist in Ancient Egyptian History, and also the founder of the Nile Valley Movement. In this fascinating exchange, Jesse asks Shakka about the purpose of the Nile Valley Movement, and how black people are connected with Ancient Egyptian History. Jesse also wants to know why Shakka left the Christian church, and what his beliefs are now as it relates to Ancient Egyptian culture and religion. They also touch on modern race relations—you don't want to miss it!
On this week's episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson is joined by Staci Mitchell, a professor in the Department of Pan-African Studies at Cal State Los Angeles. Tune in as Jesse and Professor Mitchell cover a panoply of topics, from womanism, to black female identity, BLM, Pan-Africanism, family and relationships. You don't want to miss this one!
On this week's episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson is joined by Professor Staci Mitchell! Professor Mitchell teaches in the Pan-African Studies Department at Cal State L.A., and earned her own BA degree with an emphasis on Womanism and Black Female Identity. Jesse and Professor Mitchell tackle a host of issues, including Professor's Mitchell's friendship and support for fellow Cal State L.A. Professor Melina Abdullah, a prominent Black Lives Matter organizer and radical activist.