The Socialist Experiment

The mayor of Jackson, Mississippi was transforming his city through cooperative economics, to create a model for a new, more equitable society for black Americans. His rallying crying: “Free the land!” His plan: get black progressives into elected office, and empower through independence. Then he died. The plan did not die with him.

Source: Oxford American
Published: Sep 5, 2017
Length: 48 minutes (12,205 words)