I Refused to be Treated like an Animal – Eddie Conway on Reality Assertz Itself (8/10)

Mr. Conway says after 44 years in prison I considered people of value and to be respected, I refused to be dehumanized

Memorial service held for anti-COINTELPRO activist Baba Herman Ferguson

by Michael Richardson Anti-COINTELPRO warrior Baba Herman Ferguson leaves legacy of activismJericho Movement A funeral home gathering was a reunion of sorts for friends, family, and admirers of Baba Herman Ferguson. The Oct. 4 event commemorated the death last month of Ferguson. Baba, as many knew him, was a revolutionary icon. An associate of Malcolm […]

An American Fascism – Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (5/8)

Mr. Conway says, by targeting the Panthers, the FBI and other state and local agencies were functioning as a national secret police. That was COINTELPRO; it carries on under The Patriot Act. Related articles 44 Years in Prison, Still a Revolutionary – Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (1/8) COINTELPRO 101, the documentary Lessons for […]

Reality Assertz Itself – Eddie Conway Part 4 /8

“The State Targeted the Panthers Because We Were Socialists, Not Because We Were Armed” – Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (4/8) Mr. Conway says the Panthers were also a threat because they recognized the humanity of and worked with all ethnic groups, not because they were carrying weapons Related articles “The State Targeted the […]

Racism treaty committee callz on Obama administration to explain black prisonerz

Michael Richardson COINTELPRO Examiner August 30, 2014 The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination issued its “Concluding Observations” on Aug. 29 over United States progress to end racism. The report, prepared for the United Nations, requests the American government to account for COINTELPRO prisoners who remain incarcerated. In a nod to diplomacy, reference to […]

Back from Ferguson activistz Rosa Clemente & Russell Shoats III

Download Podcast Rosa Clemente, an activist and former Green Party VP candidate will speak to us about the police terrorism she and others suffered while protesting in Ferguson, Missouri on August 20,2014. She told Ebony online that “officers swooped in on us from all directions and locked us down. The threats, their eyes, postures, weaponry […]

History of Revolutionary Young Lordz Party

Download Podcast Tonight we are discussing the history of the Young Lords Party which started out as a Puerto Rican street youth gang as protection from violent racist attacks in white neighborhoods and police oppression. The street gang would evolve into a revolutionary Puerto Rican nationalist group that partnered with the Black Panther Party and […]

Thiz Friday: Come out & welcome released political prisoner Marshall ‘Eddie’ Conway

FRIDAY, BLACK AUGUST 15, 2014 IN NYC…  The New York Black Panther Commemoration Committee INVITES YOU TO COME OUT & WELCOME  FORMER 44 YEAR BLACK PANTHER PARTY POLITICAL PRISONER MARSHALL “EDDIE” CONWAY TO NEW YORK! WHAT: WELCOME BACK FUNDRAISER FOR FORMER POLITICAL PRISONER MARSHALL “EDDIE” CONWAY WHEN: FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2014 @ 6:00pm – 10pm WHERE: […]

Bobby Seale

In October of 1966 Huey and I drafted the first version of the Ten-Point Platform and Program, which established the primary goals of the original Black Panther Party. The Platform and Program of the “Black Panther Party for Self-Defense” was a set of guidelines of the Black Panther Party’s ideals and ways of operation. It […]

From the Keystone State to the Golden State: The need for a national movement to liberate political prisonerz

by Robert Saleem Holbrook   In Pennsylvania, former Black Panthers and Black Liberation Army members Russell Maroon Shoatz, Joseph JoJo Bowens, Clifford Lumumba Futch and Fred Muhammad Burton enter their 40th year in captivity. Up the road in USP Allenwood, Pennsylvania BLA member Sundiata Acoli is denied parole yet again by the state of New Jersey […]