"The Good Fight": Discussing America's Ongoing Struggle for Justice and Equal Rights

May 3, 2018

The Good Fight is recently-published collection of photographs and essays detailing the history and fight against racism, anti-Semitism, homophobia, and other forms of intolerance in America through the decades.  KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett spoke with two of the book’s creators…

Below can be found extended interviews with Rick Smolan and Ray Suarez.

Rick Smolan is a former Time, Life, and National Geographic photographer—and one of The Good Fight’s editors.  KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett asked Smolan why he decided to create “The Good Fight”…

Ray Suarez is the John McCloy Visiting Professor of American Studies at Amherst College and a journalist who has worked for NPR and PBS.  Suarez wrote the chapter of The Good Fight discussing the struggles of Latino Americans.  KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett asked Suarez why he wanted to be a part of this book discussing the chronology of civil rights in America…