State of the Reunion http://mtpr.org en State of the Re:Union Re:Defining Black HIstory http://mtpr.org/post/state-reunion-redefining-black-history <p>2/20/2014 - During a month selected to celebrate “history,” we certainly are treated to a lot of the same familiar stories: the battles won for Civil Rights, the glory of Martin Luther King Jr.’s words, the hardships endured by slaves. And as important as those narratives are for us to collectively remember, many others get lost in trumpeting the same heroic tales. In this hour, State of the Re:Union zeroes in some of those alternate narratives, ones edited out of the mainstream imagining of Black History, deconstructing the popular perception of certain celebrated moments. Thu, 13 Feb 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 14794 at http://mtpr.org State of the Re:Union Re:Defining Black HIstory State of the Re:Union Special - SOTRU - The Southwestern Range http://mtpr.org/post/state-reunion-special-sotru-southwestern-range <p>2/6/2014 - Among the most iconic landscapes in America is the Western Range, a stretch of millions of acres of land, much of it remote and undeveloped.&nbsp; Deep traditions tie people to this land.&nbsp; But in the 21st century, it is also contested ground.&nbsp; Development pressures threaten open space as the Sun Belt becomes an economic powerhouse.&nbsp; Border issues mean life in some of these rural places has been transformed by violence and politics.&nbsp; But new ways are being forged on these fronts, ways that involve collaboration, innovation, and the rediscovery and re-imagining Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:10:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 14168 at http://mtpr.org State of the Re:Union Special - SOTRU - The Southwestern Range