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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

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Max and Yusuf are joined by Curtis Davis. Author, abolitionist, and formerly incarcerated director of Decarcerate Louisiana. Curtis is a founding member and Executive Director of Decarcerate Louisiana, and the End Plantation Prisons... more

While Max is away, Yusuf will be joined by guest co-hosts Tag Harmon and Jean'na Kenney. We'll have a candid discussion about the forgotten and most times ignored history that 40% of the enslavers were white women. We'll... more

This Sunday we face the issue of potential civil war as it is and not as we want it to be. We'll let you hear what we've heard and listen to what the experts are saying. We'll also let those calling for a civil war speak for themselves. From... more

(REPLAY) We examine the 13th amendment through court cases. Our research provides some shocking conclusions. Things you weren't supposed to know and weren't supposed to be looking for at all. But we looked and on Abolition Today... more

The 2022 journey for slavery abolition and the 3rd season of Abolition Today has reached its amazing conclusion. In an epic and historic election, 4 out 5 states overwhelmingly voted to abolish slavery from their state constitutions!... more

In this last episode of an 8-week series we are joined by Tina Martin Wyatt. Activist, abolitionist, and the great X3 grandniece of Harriet Tubman. We're only 2 days away from the last voting day where abolishing slavery in 5 states is on... more

We're throwing thunderbolts from the heavens this week as we both amplify the voices of each state from #TheFreedom5 (The 5 states on the ballot for 11/8/22 to remove slavery exceptions) and field through the storm of opposition, lies,... more

Alabama's Pastor Kenneth Sharpton Glasgow and Imprisoned activist Kinetik Justice joins Max and Yusuf as we enter the final 2 weeks of abolishing constitutional slavery in 5 states. You've heard from Vermont, Louisiana,... more

In this 5th of an 8 week series we are joined by Riley Burton. Lead Organizer for Oregon's Measure 112 and member of "Oregonians United To End Slavery" oregoniansunitedtoendslavery.com We're down to the wire in abolishing... more

We're 4 weeks deep into "The 8 Weeks Of Abolition" Abolishing constitutional slavery in 5 states. LA/TN/AL/VT/AL We'll be joined by author, activist, and lead organizer of the Louisiana Campaign "Yes On 7". Director of Decarcerate... more

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