MSF Podcast 13: Ritual and Revolution in the Black Diaspora

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By Millennial Soul Food and Keon Dillon. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Creating counter-narratives… - Roots of Independence Day - Frederick Douglass “What to the slave is the Fourth of July” [and the tea on his first wife Anne Murray-Douglass, who doesn’t get recognized for her important part in the abolitionist struggle!) - Discussion of the importance of ritual and spiritualism in Black revolts and revolutions: - Nat Turner’s (1831) prophetic visions and eerie correlations with the story of Christ, his special relationship with eclipses as signs from the Divine, and more - The Haitian Revolution (1791-1804) and role of Haitian Vodou in Haiti’s victory over France, and emerging as the first Black Republic in the Western world - #CapricornAdvice segment, tarot & spiritual advice to listener “JH”

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