Power To The People

Power To The People is a weekly show airing Tuesdays at 3pm on 93.9 WLXU-LPFM, Lexington Community Radio, Power to the People is a radio show that highlights grassroots organizing and movements for social justice in Kentucky, specifically in the Lexington area. This show features work from the Central Kentucky Chapter of Kentuckians For The Commonwealth, Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition, Kentucky Workers League, and the Central Kentucky Chapter of Showing Up for Racial Justice. .

Central Kentucky Chapter: Kentuckians For The Commonwealth  

Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition  

Kentucky Workers League  

Central Kentucky Showing Up For Racial Justice  

PODCAST EPISODES

Voter Empowerment I: Laying the Groundwork with KFTC

In this episode of the Power to the People, Kentuckians for the Commonwealth explores the who, what, when, where and why of voting in Kentucky.

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Take Back Cheapside

We spoke to local musician DeBraun Thomas about his campaign to remove 2 confederate statues from Cheapside Pavillion and replace a plaque which noted the history of the area. Cheapside was one of the largest slave auction blocks in the south and residents have been fighting for accurate representation of history in the space for nearly a year now. We […]

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KFTC Episode 1: 35 Years of Action for Justice

Hi! And welcome to our first episode! This segment of Power to the People highlights the work of Kentuckians for the Commonwealth: a state-wide social justice organization that has been building grassroots power for over 35 years. In this episode, we invite you to come along with us to our annual members’ meeting, held at General Butler State Park. We’ll […]

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The Socialist Convergence

Members of the Kentucky Workers League share their thoughts and coverage of the Socialist Convergence in Philadelphia. Including discussion panels from Green Party Presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein, Bhaskar Sunkara editor of Jacobin magazine, Chris Hedges, Kshama Sawant of Socialist Alternative, Eugene Puryear from the Party for Socialism and Liberation. We also discuss our organization plus Lady Arm Wrestling!!!!! Hosted by Megan Murph Segment […]

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Environmental Justice (KSEC)

The Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition travels to Detroit, MI for Power Shift Midwest 2016. We hear stories from people living in communities impacted by environmental degradation, discuss the importance of incorporating Environmental Justice in the youth environmental movement, and listen to YACHT’s Utopia/Dystopia. GUESTS Emma Lockridge – Community Activist, Detroit Grace Engelman – KSEC Member Emma Anderson – KSEC Member […]

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