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Hosted by Max Parthas and Yusuf Hassan, Abolition today is a weekly online radio program with specific focus on modern slavery as it is practiced through the 13th amendment of the US constitution and by private for-profit prisons worldwide. Airs live Sundays 7PM EST. 4PM PST and 5 Central. abolitiontoday.org Abolition Today is currently on hiatus for 2024. In his capacity as national campaign coordinator for the Abolish Slavery National network, our host, Max Parthas is currently assisting 18 states and DC with their campaigns to abolish slavery in their constitutions. Please follow him on social media for updates @MaxParthas. We will return as soon as time allows. Meanwhile enjoy our incredibly rich and educational archives.

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America portrays itself as the global moral police while openly perpetuating crimes against humanity. Every year more and more nations call out the hypocrisy of our democracy. In this episode Max and Yusuf point out the systemic human rights... more

This week both Yusuf and Max are back LIVE. We've got tons of updates on the abolition efforts nationwide. We'll be dropping dimes on all the racist AF republican legislators who have shown no shame in either voting to keep slavery... more

We look in our rear view mirror at 2021 so far. What we've heard, done, and saw. This is a prerecorded broadcast. We'll be back live on May 23rd.

"Vilomah is a Sanskrit word that means against a natural order. It took years of pondering, research, and discovery for the word vilomah to come into the forefront. It's used to describe a person whose child has died. It's a complicated... more

The DOJ has announced it will be investigating police in Minneapolis, MN and Saint Louis, MO. Just like they investigated Ferguson, Alabama, and Ohio. Let's look at the DOJ mission statement.; ?To enforce the law and defend... more

In this episode we'll discuss The Roots and Fruits of The Problem. Half the country says it's black people and #BLM. That leftist liberals somehow control black people like puppets. That the real problem is black racists who practice... more

Ain't no party like a slave-catcher party because a slave-catcher party don't stop. This week we examine generational trauma. What causes it? How does it manifest? Who inflicts it and why? We'll also be joined by Rhode Island Poet... more

We'll go over the historic events surrounding the announcement of HB196 (The Slavery Abolition Bill) in Louisiana. Introduced by Representative Edmond Jordan in collaboration with Decarcerate Louisiana, The ACLU, The NAACP, The... more

It's Easter Sunday and the first week of Poetry Month. We've got Poets, Preachers and Teachers who will break down slavery in Black and White. - The story of Ota Benga - The History of White People in America - How America... more

Sincere Ignorance and Conscientious Stupidity S2-E13 The most dangerous thing in the world "Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity." -Martin Luther King Jr. Tonight we directly... more

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