From Slavery to Freedom – Summary of FSTF-092412
Tom switches gears and devotes his show to contemporary issues involving slavery and freedom in America today. He describes how the antebellum antislavery movement started under the leadership of William Lloyd Garrison and compares it to what is needed today to preserve our freedoms. Discussion and analysis of contemporary issues follows the consideration of Garrison’s original organization. Among the films from which audio excerpts are included are Bill Still’s, The Secret of Oz, Scott Noble’s, The Power Principle, and John Pilger’s, The War You Don’t See.