There Iz an Unbroken Line of Police Violence in the US that Takes Uz All the Way Back to the Dayz of Slavery’

  The Guardian / By Stuart Jeffries A conversation with activist Angela Davis. Photo Credit: Rena Schild/Shutterstock.com   ‘There is an unbroken line of police violence in the United States that takes us all the way back to the days of slavery, the aftermath of slavery, the development of the Ku Klux Klan,” says Angela Davis. […]

Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine salutez the U.S. Black struggle: ‘The empire will fall from within’

By PFLP on November 29, 2014 The following statement was first issued by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine on Aug. 19, 2014. The powerful and inspiring words expressed below are just as relevant today in light of mass protests against the racist grand jury ruling in Ferguson as when first written. For […]

“Kopz vs Free Speech,” Police Intimidation Seekz to Silence Dissidentz and Opponentz

Contact: Labor Action To Free Mumia, 510-763-2347 (cskinder44@gmail.org) Website: http://www.laboractionmumia.org Date & Time: Friday, December 5, 2014 – 19:00 to 22:00 Location: La Pena Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley CA Cops vs Free Speech December 5th, 7 pm — $5 – $10 sliding scale Join the the Labor Action To Free Mumia Abu-Jamal, Prison […]

‘LIBERATION OR GANGSTERISM’ – BY RUSSEL ‘MAROON’ SHOATZ , EX BLACK LIBERATION ARMY / PANTHER POLITICAL PRISONER BREAKS IT DOWN

‘LIBERATION OR GANGSTERISM’ – BY RUSSEL ‘MAROON’ SHOATZ , EX BLACK LIBERATION ARMY / PANTHER POLITICAL PRISONER BREAKS IT DOWN Short introduction – problematics of gangsterism in revolutionary praxis The following is an article I came across in the excellent one volume collected writings of the elder revolutionary brother Russell Maroon Shoatz. A towering revolutionary […]

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 […]

UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination callz out USA on political prisonerz

Download Podcast Tonight we will welcome human rights activist Efia Nwangaza and Jihad Abdul-Mumit. Jihad Abdul-Mumit, a former political prisoner, is the National Chairperson of The Jericho Movement, which filed a complaint about political prisoners in the United States with the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination at the United Nations. The Jericho Movement […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

“Prison is a second-by-second assault on the soul, a day-to-day degradation of the self, an oppressive steel and brick umbrella that transforms seconds into hours and hours into days.” -Mumia Abu-Jamal Related articles Mumia Abu Jamal: When Children Are the Enemy “Celebration and Resistance” by Mumia Abu-Jamal Mumia Abu Jamal- Re-sentencing Appeal Denied Free Mumia […]

PFLP salutez the Black struggle in the US: The empire will fall from within

  In light of the police murder of the martyr Michael Brown and the ongoing struggle in Ferguson, Missouri, in the United States, the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine salutes and stands firmly with the ongoing struggle of Black people and all oppressed communities in the United States. Comrade Khaled Barakat said in […]

Purpose and Practice of the United Panther Movement (2014)

Why We Must Build the UPM Racism is not going to go away, nor is repression, nor the continued cycles of mounting crises created by the capitalist-imperialist system. These can only be ended by proletarian socialist revolution. The masses are not going to be quick to recognize and take this path. They have to see […]

Why Iz the FBI Still Chasing Black Panther Assata Shakur?

By Tshepo Mokoena Image via New Jersey Department of Corrections Activist Assata Shakur is lying low. Somewhere in Cuba, the 67-year-old African American—born JoAnne Chesimard—is still hiding out, 40 years after she was branded a fugitive. Shakur was a prominent female member of the Black Panthers and the Black Liberation Army, and became the subject […]