Episode from the podcastAmerican Scandal

The Feds vs. the Activists | Billie Holiday | 1

Released Tuesday, 20th October 2020
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Billie Holiday makes a decision. The jazz singer will perform "Strange Fruit," the protest song about lynchings, no matter what happens to her—and no matter how many times law enforcement tells her to stay quiet. But that puts her in the crosshairs of one federal official, who uses any means necessary to silence Holiday.Listen to new episodes 1 week early and to all episodes ad free with Wondery+. Join Wondery+ for exclusives, binges, early access, and ad free listening. Available in the Wondery App hereSupport us by supporting our sponsors!Policy Genius - If you need life insurance, head to policygenius.com right now to get started. You could save 50% or more by comparing quotes.

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