Watch below as U.S. protesters are removed from a Senate hearing for President Barack Obama’s nominee for C.I.A. Director, John Brennan.
“…the struggle against the death penalty is bigger than me. The struggle against the prison industrial complex is bigger than me. The struggle for social justice is bigger than me. And they will continue long after I’m gone. Struggle goes on. It’s just important to know which side you’re on.”
–Mumia Abu-Jamal quote from The Classroom and the Cell: conversations on Black life in America w/ Mumia Abu-Jamal and Marc Lamont Hill
“Many people fear nothing more terribly than to take a position which stands out sharply and clearly from the prevailing opinion. The tendency of most is to adopt a view that is so ambiguous that it will include everything and so popular that it will include everybody.”