Wayne Pharr, former Black Panther who fought the LA Police in 1969, passed away on September 6

Wayne Pharr, former Black Panther who fought the Los Angeles Police in a historic gun battle in 1969, passed away on September 6, 2014 at age 64.After Pharr and his fellow Panthers defended themselves from the long violent attack by the newly formed LAPD SWAT unit, he became a political prisoner who was exonerated of […]

We Must Never Surrender Our Culture

“There have always been Africans or Black people in America who have been both physically and mentally free. We have also had far too many of those who have yielded their bodies—and worse, their souls— to people and systems whose purpose was to exploit to take all and give nothing.” Our late, great ancestor, Dr. […]

On Thiz Day In History (our story)

The Christiana Riot, the first open resistance to fugitive slave law Date: Thu, 1851-09-11 On this date in 1851, the Christiana Resistance occurred, a race riot that was the first recorded open resistance to the 1850 Fugitive Slave Law. A group of Blacks routed a band of slave catchers attempting to re-enslave escaped slaves in […]

Prison Kommentarirez

“War by Another Name”  (2:25) Mumia Abu-Jamal Listen   “Breaking Free”  (2:17) Natalie DeMola Listen     “Running Down the Walls”  (1:30) Jaan Laaman Listen “America’s Race Problem”  (3:56) Kerry Shakaboona Marshall Listen   “Voices of the Forgotten Poltical Prisoners”  (5:06) Khalfani Malik Khaldun Listen “After Two Years the War for Freedom”  (2:06) Lorenzo Cat Johnson […]

A Journey

Dear Friends,           Twenty years five years ago I began visiting deathrows from California to Pennsylvania.  I found courage, insight and openness. When my daughter Miranda was born in 1997, I brought her to visit Shaka Nantambu at San Quentin. Notice how he is in this picture, he is so gentle […]

44 Years in Prison, Still a Revolutionary – Eddie Conway on Reality Assertz Itself 3/8)

    Related articles 44 Years in Prison, Still a Revolutionary – Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (1/8) Former Black Panther Marshall ‘Eddie’ Conway Released After 44 Years in Prison Ex-Black Panther Freed 4 Decades After Cop Killing Marshall “Eddie” Conway: Free at Last! Interview on Democracy Now!

Awakening from Niggahood!

Awakening from Niggahood! Been sleep too long, believin the nightmare that’s been called the amerikkkan dream Awakening from Niggahood! Been sleep to long, believin that you have my best interest at hand when you brutally beat, and kill my brothers and sisters for the sake of civil obedience Awakening from Niggahood! Been sleep too long, […]