Local police kill at least 400 people a year, mostly minorities – a black person 4 a 2 week average

    © AFP/Getty Images/Spencer Platt A white police officer in the United States killed a black person on average of twice per week from 2005 to 2012, according to homicide reports offered to the FBI. But this data is limited, as only about 4 percent of law enforcement agencies contributed. There was an average […]

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 […]

Today’z activistz should heed the story of Assata Shakur

  State surveillance is justified by saying ‘the innocent have nothing to fear’, but renewed attempts to capture Shakur show we cannot be complacent by   Kwesi Shaddai ‘Assata Shakur was convicted in 1977 by a jury filled with relatives, partners and friends of state troopers, and sentenced to life imprisonment.’ Photograph: NY Daily News via […]

Iman Jamil Al-Amin (H. Rap Brown) Needz Urgent Medical Assistance

    Written by Rage Souljah           Charismatic and Strong. A Dynamic Leader in the Afrikan struggle, Iman Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin (formerly H. Rap Brown) is in dire need of assistance. The powerful orator grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and in the 1960s worked with the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee […]

Free Angela and All Politikal Prisonerz/ Freedom Fighterz

     Angela Davis visited UC Santa Barbara for a screening of “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners,” a documentary by Shola Lynch that chronicles Davis’s life as a young, outspoken UCLA professor. Angela Davis and producer Sidra Smith answer questions from the audience. Recorded on 10/10/2013. (#25917) Related articles Free Angela & All Political […]

14,000 Dayz in the Life of Leonard Peltier

  14,000 DAYS   What have YOU been doing for the past 14,000 days?     June 6, 2014, is a milestone in Leonard Peltier‘s life.   Why? The date marks 14,000 days of imprisonment for a crime he didn’t commit.   Even by the government’s own definition, Leonard Peltier has already been imprisoned for […]

Leonard Peltier and Me

  by Mike Palecek My family is from South Dakota. My mother and father grew up in Winner, South Dakota, home of Frank Leahy, the famous Notre Dame coach. They moved to Nebraska later. That’s where I was born. But Nebraska is not that far from South Dakota. I remember an uncle from Winner visiting […]

Twenty-two Black Pantherz targeted in ATF bomb conspiracy case

  Twenty-two Black Panthers in three Midwestern states, Nebraska, Iowa, and Missouri, were the targets of the Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Division for an alleged 1970 bombing conspiracy. The conspiracy investigation of the so-called Midwest 22, previously unreported, has been a carefully kept secret until the disclosure of an ATF case progress closure report to […]

Robert Redford renewz fight to release jailed AIM activist Leonard Peltier

  Tells Sunday Edition host Michael Enright he is pushing for a pardon from Obama By Michael Enright, CBC News Posted: Apr 06, 2014 5:00 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 06, 2014 5:18 AM ET http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/robert-redford-renews-fight-to-release-jailed-aim-activist-leonard-peltier-1.2598981 On June 26, 1975, two FBI agents drove onto the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Jack Coler and […]

Amerika’z War Against Black Power

    By Charlene Muhammad -National Correspondent- http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/printer_10737.shtml   (FinalCall.com) – Human rights activists are calling on the government to grant amnesty and unconditional freedom to all political prisoners incarcerated because of COINTELPRO, a secret federal law enforcement program that destroyed Black and dissident organizations in the 1960s and 1970s. Men and women who sacrificed […]