Cornel West
Philosopher, author, civil rights activist, and professor at the Union Theological Seminary

Alice Walker
Pulitzer Prize winning author, poet, and civil rights activist

Angela Davis
Professor, scholar, author, and political activist

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter
Former middleweight boxer and former Executive Director of the “Association in Defense of the Wrongly Convicted”

Ruby Dee
Actress, poet, journalist, and activist

Giancarlo Esposito
Actor and director

Peter Coyote
Actor, author, director, and screenwriter

Dick Gregory
Author, comedian, and social activist

Amy Goodman
Author, journalist, investigative reporter, and host of Democracy Now!

Tariq Ali
Novelist, journalist, filmmaker, and historian

M-1 aka Mutulu Olugbala
Rapper (Dead Prez), author, and activist

Aya De Leon
Professor, writer, poet, and spoken word artist

Michael Parenti
Author and historian

Ramona Africa
Minister of Communication, MOVE

Dave Zirin
Author and sports journalist

Johanna Fernandez
Author and professor at Baruch College, City University of New York

Ramsey Clark
Former US Attorney General and activist

Michelle Alexander
Author and professor of law at Ohio State University; Author of "The New Jim Crow"

Juan Gonzalez
Columnist for the New York Daily News, journalist, investigative reporter, and co-host of Democracy Now!

Jerry Quickley
Journalist and performance poet

Emory Douglas
Artist and former member of The Black Panther Party

And many others.