He was a civil rights pioneer during school desegregation, a member of the Black Panther Party, a bank robber, and a prisoner serving a life sentence. Evans Hopkins talks about his struggle with rage and how writing led to his redemption.


  • Evans Hopkins freelance writer whose works have appeared in "The New Yorker," "The Washington Post," "Slate," "Nerve.com," "The Atlanta Journal-Constitution," "In These Times," and "Southern Exposure," among others.

Related Links

Topics + Tags


comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

AT&T’s Proposed Acquisition Of Time Warner

Tuesday, Oct 25 2016AT&T’s bid to acquire Time Warner: Join us to talk about what the proposed merger of the country’s second-largest wireless carrier and a major content company could mean for consumers and the future of U.S. media and telecommunications.

The State Of The Presidential Race

Monday, Oct 24 2016Early voting is underway in states across the country. Just over two weeks before the presidential election, a look at the latest polls, the electoral map and end-of-the-line strategies for both campaigns.