Lucasville vet: Refusing to snitch on men merely protesting inhumane prison conditionz cost me 27 yearz

by Edward Julious In light of the fact that Blacks here in Amerikkka are continually faced with racism, discrimination and a Jim Crow-style so-called justice system, I am truly invigorated when I read articles like Michelle Alexander’s “You Are True Heroes For Our Time” (December 2013 Bay View). I myself feel like, as a people, […]

Protesterz shut down Oakland Police Department for almost 4.5 hourz today, demand end to police aggression against Black people

by Samantha Liapes, Chinyere Tutashinda and Alex Tom Oakland, Dec. 15, 2014 – At approximately 7:30 this morning, the Oakland Police Department Headquarters was blockaded by protesters demanding an end to racist violence against the Black community. One person climbed the flagpole directly in front of the OPD Headquarters to fly a banner in honor […]

TOMORROW @ 5:30pm Rebel Diaz Presents An Exclusive Harlem Documentary Film Screening Of “The Mike Brown Rebellion: Resistance in Ferguson”

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 ~ 5:30pm @ The Maysles Cinema ~ 343 Malcolm X Blvd / Lenox Av. (between. 127th & 128th Streets) Take: #2, 3, A, B, C, D stops & 125th St. cross town bus lines map< https://goo.gl/maps/gv4d4&gt; , buses:< http://goo.gl/97dMyW&gt; (212) 582-6050(212) 582-6050 cinema@mayslesinstitute.org < http://mayslesinstitute.org/&gt; Hosted by Rebel Diaz Don’t Stop presents […]

IMMUNITY TO KILL, FALSELY CONVICT and MASS INCARCERATE

A statement by Lorenzo Johnson, December 7, 2014 It’s not a coincidence that minorities are being killed by police at an alarming rate. Simply no regard for Human Rights! By not having safeguards in place, when an unarmed person is killed this gives the police the okay to continue to kill. The first thing society […]

The global scourge of police killing Blackz

Lisa Tomlinson 2014-12-11, Issue 706 http://pambazuka.org/en/category/features/93572 cc STLA The issue of Black people being victims of systemic brutality, oppression and murder at the hands of the police is not limited to the United States. It is a global problem. If we are ever going to stop this barbaric use of authority to trample the civil […]

Here Are Some of the Wayz U.S. Treatment of Afrikan-Amerikanz Resembles Apartheid South Afrika

By Juan Cole Shuttestock This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s Web page. From 1949 though the early 1990s, South Africa was ruled by an Afrikaner Apartheid regime that made race the basis for law and politics, and which systematically excluded black Africans from their civil and national rights, empowering white Afrikaners alone.  The social […]

“The 1st Annual Anthony Ramon Baez Memorial Football Toss” Commemorating The 20th Year Since Hiz 1994 Choke Hold Murder By The NYPD – SAVE THE DATE

SAVE THE DATE! “The 1st Annual Anthony Ramon Baez Memorial Football Toss”  In Commemoration Of The 20th Year Since His 1994 Choke Hold Murder By The NYPD  Monday, December 22, 2014 4:00pm @ The NYPD Bronx 46th Precinct 2120 Ryer Avenue Bronx, New York 10456 (bet. E. 181st & E. 180th St.) Take B,D Train […]

COINTELPRO appeal dismissed by Nebraska Supreme Court without opinion

The Nebraska Supreme Court dismissed, without opinion, the post-conviction appeal of COINTELPRO target Mondo we Langa on Sept. 26. Mondo, former David Rice, was not given a hearing or even a written decision by the state high court. The perfunctory dismissal notice issued by the court only stated Mondo’s appeal was “time barred.” Forty-four years […]

Dear Assata: You Are More of a Woman than Amerika Told You

By Christine Ohenewah Recent news about the FBI’s latest addition to their Most Wanted Terrorist list and the strong recommendation of my mentor prompted me to pick up Assata Shakur’ s autobiography. Assata Olugbala Shakur was born JoAnne Deborah Byron on July 16, 1947, in Jamaica, New York.  Adapting an African name, she took on […]

Support Medical Justice for Politikal Prisoner Robert Seth Hayez

Robert Seth Hayes Medical Justice Days of Action: Thurs 12/4 and Fri 12/5 Robert Seth Hayes is one of the longest held political prisoners in the US. He is being held at Sullivan Correctional Facility in Fallsburg, NY .Seth is moving into his late 60’s and is passing 41 years of incarceration on a 25 […]