Nancy Isenberg receieved the Walter & Lillian Lowenfels Criticism Award from the American Book Awards in 2016. She is interviewed by Justin Desmangles, Chair of Before Columbus Foundation’s Board of Directors, for Ishmael Reed’s online publication, Konch Magazine. http://ishmaelreedpub.com/nancy-isenberg-interview
“Van Jones talks to me about Trump, Bannon, totalitarianism, where Democrats went wrong, Spirituality in Politics, Muslims and much more. Please give it a read, listen and share. He says some really amazing, critical things here.” – Wajahat Ali is a journalist, writer, and member of Before Columbus Foundation’s board of directors.
Author Ishmael Reed, founder of Before Columbus Foundation, considers relations between Black and Jewish communities in light of White Nationalists’ recent expansion of power. http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/1.767438
Iyer receieved the 2016 American Book Award for We Too, Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh Immigrants Shape Our Multiracial Future. She directs her letter to “younger South Asian sister-activist-warriors”. http://letterstotherevolution.com/deepa-iyer