Today’z activistz should heed the story of Assata Shakur

  State surveillance is justified by saying ‘the innocent have nothing to fear’, but renewed attempts to capture Shakur show we cannot be complacent by   Kwesi Shaddai ‘Assata Shakur was convicted in 1977 by a jury filled with relatives, partners and friends of state troopers, and sentenced to life imprisonment.’ Photograph: NY Daily News via […]

The Secret History of Gunz

      The Ku Klux Klan, Ronald Reagan, and, for most of its history, the NRA all worked to control guns. The Founding Fathers? They required gun ownership—and regulated it. And no group has more fiercely advocated the right to bear loaded weapons in public than the Black Panthers—the true pioneers of the modern […]

The Right of Self-Determination and the Negro in the united statez of north amerika

  C L R James The Right of Self-Determination and the Negro in the United States of North Americas New York Convention Resolutions ——————————————————————————– The Right of Self-Determination and the Negro in the United States of North Americas In 1930 Negroes in America constituted nearly twelve million, or 10 percent of the American population. Of […]

The Playboy Interview Malcolm X

  by Alex Haley Taken from Playboy Magazine, May, 1963 Within the past five years, the militant American Negro has become an increasingly active combatant in the struggle for civil rights. Espousing the goals of unqualified equality and integration, many of these outspoken insurgents have participated in freedom rides and protest marches against their segregationist […]

DR. KHALLID ABDUL MUHAMMAD – ENOUGH NEGRO STUFF – REVOLUTION IZ THE SOLUTION–enough-negro-stuff–revolution-is-the-solution/scrub/1593 New Current Events Podcasts with NBPP BLACK POWER RADIO on BlogTalkRadio We take an indept look at the last recorded speech ever given by the Black Power General – Dr. Khallid Abdul Muhammad. Filmed in Harlem, New York – this was a speech given against man odds. At the time unknown to many […]

Lynne Stewart and Ralph Poynter On Life, Activism, Prison, and Freedom

  Listen to this segment with Lynne Stewart and Ralph Poynter Listen to the entire program with Sonali Kolhatkar Famed activist Lawyer Lynne Stewart as freed earlier this year on compassionate release as she battled cancer in prison. The celebrated lawyer who had been incarcerated under post 9-11 “Special Administrative Measures” for sharing her terrorism […]

Free Angela and All Politikal Prisonerz/ Freedom Fighterz

     Angela Davis visited UC Santa Barbara for a screening of “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners,” a documentary by Shola Lynch that chronicles Davis’s life as a young, outspoken UCLA professor. Angela Davis and producer Sidra Smith answer questions from the audience. Recorded on 10/10/2013. (#25917) Related articles Free Angela & All Political […]

WILD in the Streetz by Mumia Abu-Jamal

  [Speech writ. 5/25/14] © ’14 Mumia Abu-Jamal   Imagine that a group of men ran into a business, robbed it to the tune of $100,000.00, pulled guns on them, sexually assaulted a woman, and even stole food from them, before departing and vanishing.   What would you call them? What would the news media […]

Afrikan Fundamentalism: I remember Marcus Garvey – died June 10, 1940, reborn August 17, 1887.

  The time has come for the Blackman to forget and cast behind him his hero worship and adoration of other races, and to start out immediately to create and emulate heroes of his own. We must canonize our own martyrs and elevate to positions of fame and honor Black men and women who have […]

Support for Sundiata Acoli – Hearing in NJ Appellate Court tomorrow open to the public

  Peace Everyone, I am writing to share a legal update regarding Sundiata Acoli. Tomorrow morning (on Wednesday, May 28th) his lawyer will present an argument on his behalf in NJ Appellate Court. This is in response to the NJ State parole board’s continued denial of Sundiata’s release after serving 40 years in prison and […]