The video shows footage from efforts to desegregate lunch counters by Civil Rights era protesters who are beaten and harassed by onlookers. The footage is then spliced together with Trump talking about throwing out protesters at his rallies.
Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal talks with Derrick White his memories of historian and scholar, Vincent Harding. White is a visiting associate professor teaching in the Department of History at Dartmouth College. White is the author of "The Challenge of Blackness: The Institute of the Black World and Political Acitivism in the 1970s".
Assata Shakur Describes the New Jersey Turnpike Shooting
Shakur describes the series of events that took place on May 2, 1973, on the New Jersey Turnpike led to her being accused of killing New Jersey State Trooper Werner Foerster, and gravely injuring Trooper James Harper. Shakur was shot twice during the incident, and maintains that she was treated inhumanely during her time in the hospital where she remained in custody.
Over the course of Donald Trump's Presidential campaign, Trump Hotels have experienced a huge decline in bookings. A lot of people just don't want to stay there because of him. In an effort to get those properties going again, Trump hotels, many of which are not actually owned by Donald Trump, have launched a new image campaign that they hope will help turn things around. (Jimmy Kimmel Live)
Assata Shakur on Why She Joined the Black Panther Party
Shakur conducted research about a variety of social-justice organizations and explains why she ultimately decided to join the Black Panther Party. In her mind, reform was no longer an option. The U.S. government needed to be revamped from the inside out in order for African Americans to be treated equally.
Jimmy Kimmel was Also Accused of Plagiarizing a Speech
Melania Trump has been accused of plagiarizing Michelle Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention in 2008. Jimmy feels badly for Melania because he was once accused of plagiarizing a speech too. We've posted the video of Jimmy's speech side by side with the video some people claimed was similar so you can decide for yourself. (Jimmy Kimmel Live)
Assata Shakur on Her Escape from Prison and Exile in Cuba
Shakur, who escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility for Women in New Jersey in 1979, speaks about why she chose to go to Cuba to continue to bring about political and social change for oppressed people.
Assata Shakur on how COINTELPRO Targeted the Panthers and Forced Her to Go Underground.
The Black Panther Party was targeted by the FBI’s COINTELPRO initiative, which sought to dismantle any organization or person deemed a threat to the “existing social and political order.” Shakur explains why she decided to leave the Black Panther Party and how the FBI began to target her specifically.
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Once again, we've bleeped and blurred all the week's big TV moments whether they need it or not. This week we feature Senator Tim Kaine, President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Michelle Obama, Secretary Hillary Clinton, Mike Piazza, President Bill Clinton and more. (Jimmy Kimmel Live)