January 30, 2012 – Segment 1

Singer Lea Gilmore joins Marc to talk about a mix of current events ranging from the power of hip hop in protest movements around the globe to the looming threat of eviction for Occupy DC.

Our guests are Omar Yassin from Occupy Oakland, Margaret Flowers and Eric Lotke from Occupy DC, and Sujatha Fernandes, author of the new book Close to the Edge: In Search of the Global Hip Hop Generation.