Peoplez Power Assembly Movement on shooting of police in Brooklyn

  Don’t let this incident be used to crush the uprising! The following statement was issued on Dec. 21. The police have been desperately searching or waiting for some occurrence that they can use as a weapon to crush the most powerful, widespread, national mass uprising against racist police terror and murder since the 1960s. […]

On the Connectionz Between Police Brutality, Torture, and Nuclear Weaponz

Vincent Intondi On May 2, 1967, Bobby Seale, co-founder of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense stood in front of the California state capitol and read Executive Mandate #1. Seale and others were protesting the state legislatures’ decision to pass a bill to disarm the Panthers. However, Seale did not view the treatment of the […]

Amerika’z Decay Into a Violent, Cruel Place

  AlterNet / By David Masciotra   No civilization would tolerate what America has recently done.   It seems police can get away with anything: choking men who have surrendered; shooting unarmed teens; knocking pregnant women to the ground. While the issues involving race, civil rights and the relationship between law enforcement and communities are […]

Why Innocent People Plead Guilty

Jed S. Rakoff November Issue Honoré Daumier: A Criminal Case The criminal justice system in the United States today bears little relationship to what the Founding Fathers contemplated, what the movies and television portray, or what the average American believes. To the Founding Fathers, the critical element in the system was the jury trial, which served […]

Mumia: CIA = Crime All the Time

“The CIA, the executive hand of the president, has been involved deeply in every crime known to man,” said America’s best known political prisoner, Mumia Abu Jamal, in a report for Prison Radio. The agency commits thousands of crimes every day, but is immune from prosecution under the Intelligence Authorization Act of 2001. “That’s American […]

THE CUBAN FIVE ARE FREE!!!

  This morning, breaking news on all news agencies says that our three brothers, Gerardo Hernandez, Ramon Labanino, and Antonio Guerrero are free!!! According to the news, Alan Gross is flying back to the United States now, and President Obama will be speaking at about noon today, Eastern time, to announce that and further developments. […]

We Must Look Back in Order to Move Forward

“There is not a Black America and a White America …there’s the United States of America.” – Senator Barack Obama 2004 “Americans must look back, examine and accept how its racist history has become a controlling element of its nationalist psyche.“ As Americans react to the Grand Jury decisions to “no-bill” in the Eric Garner […]

Assata: The FBI’z most wanted woman

A new (2014) introduction to her autobiography William Gumede 2014-12-04, Issue 705 http://pambazuka.org/en/category/features/93555 cc FW In this edited version of a new introduction to Assata Shakur’s autobiography, Prof Gumede points out that centuries of colonialism, slavery and apartheid have left a legacy of institutional racism, whereby dark skins are often instinctively prejudiced in societies across […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

“You see, that’s the whole story of America. They take their violence and turn it back around on somebody else.  I don’t have to talk about American violence, you can look all over the world and see American soldiers everywhere, fighting in other people’s countries and killing them. So if I were running the country, […]