A Victory for Academic Freedom!

Oakland School Board Restores the Urban Dreams Website Komradez &Friends,    Yesterday, Oakland School Superintendent Antwan Wilson announced the reinstatement of the Urban Dreams website! No longer is this invaluable resource banned from use as classroom curriculum. This is a direct victory against the Fraternal Order of Police and their threats and intimidation.  The point of […]

New Artwork by Komrade Kevin “Rashid” Johnson of the Nu-Afrikan Black Panther Party-PC

New art work by Kevin “Rashid” Johnson, Prison Radio correspondent. You can see here how he is now able to use color pencils for the first time in many years.  Look for this piece along with an interview in an upcoming New Press book about 21st century visionary organizers and organizations.   Also be on the look […]

The Global African – Grenada: What Went Wrong?

Show -November 13, 2014 http://multimedia.telesurtv.net/v/the-global-african-311786/ Each week on “The Global African” host Bill Fletcher, Jr. addresses issues facing Africa and the African Diasporas. Today’s program focuses on the revolutionary and anti-imperialist government of the Caribbean island of Grenada under the popular leader Maurice Bishop from 1979-to 1983. Despite itssmall size Grenada had tremendous significance, due […]

November 20, 2014: Albert’s Overturned Conviction Upheld in Unanimous Decision

n We are thrilled and honored to announce that just hours ago, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Judge Brady’s 2013 ruling overturning Albert’s conviction for a third time in a 3-0, unanimous decision (View the official court ruling here.) Though the courts have finally ruled in the interest of justice, it may still […]

4thWorldRadyo: Occupy The Local Food Co-Op (11.16.2014)

Originally posted on APNS Public Radyo:
Summary: TheAngryindian speaks again with US Social Justice activist Matthew @MatheMattic about his involvement in the co-operative food industry and his perspectives about the possibility of positive institutional change through member-owner coop democracies, farmer-customer relations and the value of open-source technology as a business model. The guest insists that…

Lorenzo Johnson’s Statement to the Rally for Freedom for All the Innocent —November 14, 2014

 First and foremost, I would like to thank everyone for coming out to stand with me, my family and my Innocence. On December 14, 1995, a young man named Tarajai Williams was murdered. On March 20, 1997 two other young and innocent men were convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment for a crime that we […]

Thurs. Nov 27, 2014 National Day of Mourning

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27th –  National Day of Mourning 2014 Cole’s Hill, Plymouth, Massachusetts Since 1970, Native Americans have gathered at noon on Cole’s Hill in Plymouth to commemorate a National Day of Mourning on the U.S. thanksgiving holiday. For many Native Americans this holiday is a reminder of the genocide of millions of Native people, […]

The Black Panther Party and Newton’z ambiguous legacy

The Black Panther Party is known for some large public events 1  and for its imagery 2 , both broadly propagated by the American media in the late 60s and early 70s. Self-proclaimed heirs to thinkers such as Malcolm X 3 , it included in its leadership the leftist Eldridge Cleaver and the PhD-holder Huey […]

Black Power’z Quiet Side

By PENIEL E. JOSEPH Published: June 19, 2006 JUST over 40 years ago, on June 16, 1966, Stokely Carmichael, chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, mounted a podium on a sticky evening in the Mississippi Delta and introduced the phrase “Black Power” to a crowd of civil rights demonstrators. “Black Power” quickly became the […]

Politikal Prisoner Radio

Download Podcast Joining us on tonight’s broadcast are human rights and political prisoner activists Efia Nwangaza and Jihad Abdulmumit to discuss the recent presentations related to UN Covention Against Torture review of the United States. Every four years countries who are signatories to the Convention Against Torture (CAT) are required to submit reports on how […]