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Iowa Civil Rights History

Erick Nganyange

Discover Iowa’s role in the advancement of civil rights. Learn how landmark Iowa court cases, the Iowa Underground Railroad, Iowa towns like Buxton, and Iowa civil rights pioneers like Alexander G. Clark, Ralph Montgomery, Edna Griffin, and more guided the future of the state and the nation. We will look at how the nation’s path forward might be discovered by gleaning the wisdom of Iowa history. For any questions or suggestions, please email Erick at iacivilrightshistorypodcast@gmail.com
Life After Racism - (Terry Hansen) - Part 2September 25, 2022 Episode artwork Life After Racism - (Terry Hansen) - Part 1August 28, 2022 Episode artwork From a Slave Catcher, To a Staunch Abolitionist (James Jordan) July 31, 2022 Episode artwork The Innocent Man - Ken Nixon(Bonus)June 26, 2022 Episode artwork A Man of a True Conscience - (Henderson Lewelling) - Part 2May 29, 2022 Episode artwork A Man of a True Conscience - (Henderson Lewelling) - Part 1April 24, 2022 Episode artwork Legality Does Not Equal Morality (Iowa Abolitionists)March 27, 2022 Episode artwork African American Museum of Iowa - (LaNisha Cassell)February 27, 2022 Episode artwork Why Aren't They Reading? - Akil Ali Clark (Spark Foundation)January 30, 2022 Episode artwork A Barber Who Became A Civil Rights Pioneer - (Alexander G. Clark) - Part 2December 26, 2021 Episode artwork A Barber Who Became A Civil Rights Pioneer - (Alexander G. Clark) - Part 1November 28, 2021 Episode artwork It Could Happen To You (Iowa Wrongful Convictions) - Part 2 October 31, 2021 Episode artwork Attorney On a Mission (Iowa Wrongful Convictions) - Part 1 September 26, 2021 Episode artwork Religious Freedom (The Mother Mosque of America) August 29, 2021 Episode artwork Necessary Courage (Iowa Underground Railroad) - Part 2July 25, 2021 Episode artwork Necessary Courage (Iowa Underground Railroad) - Part 1June 27, 2021 Episode artwork Iowa Quakers (Conviction & Courage)May 30, 2021 Episode artwork Police Chief Jeff Brinkley (Policing The Black Man) - Part 2April 25, 2021 Episode artwork Police Chief Jeff Brinkley (The Man Behind the Badge) - Part 1March 28, 2021 Episode artwork Everet Jeffries (St. John Baptist Church) - Part 2January 31, 2021 Episode artwork Everet Jeffries (Growing Up In Mason City) - Part 1December 27, 2020 Episode artwork IntroductionDecember 25, 2020 Episode artwork