27 Sept.: Celebration of Life of Yuri Kochiyama

​ There will be a memorial service for Yuri Kochiyama this Saturday, Sept 27th at the First Corinthians Baptist Church at 116th St. and A. C. Powell, Jr. Blvd.  It’s from 5:00pm – 7:30pm. Note: RSVP requested see below…   Here is a page on Facebook about the event: https://www.facebook.com/RememberingYuriKochiyama   IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND, […]

To the late great Freedom Fighter Yuri Kochiyama, salute!

by The People’s Minister of Information JR The legendary photos of Malcolm X aka El Hajj Malik el Shabazz with his shirt ripped open after being shot a number of times at the Audubon Ballroom will forever be etched in the pages of American history. In one photo, a Japanese woman holds the head of […]

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Yuri Kochiyama speaks at an anti-war rally in Central Park in 1968. Consciosness is power. Consciosness is education and knowledge. Consciousness is becoming aware. Yuri Kochiyama Related articles Yuri Kochiyama And Asian – Black Radical Politicz ‘Ahead of her time': Yuri Kochiyama (1921-2014) Growing Up To Be Like Yuri Kochiyama Acclaimed Japanese-American Activist Yuri Kochiyama […]

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  “Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it.  We are all part of one another”.  Yuri kochiyama Related articles Yuri Kochiyama dies: activist got reparations for interned Japanese A Tribute to Yuri Kochiyama Yuri Kochiyama Presente!

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“And because I had been a hustler, I knew better than all whites knew, and better than nearly all of the black ‘leaders’ knew, that actually the most dangerous black man in America was the ghetto hustler. Why do I say this? The hustler, out there in the ghetto jungles, has less respect for the […]

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  “You don’t have to be a man to fight for freedom. All you have to do is to be an intelligent human being.” — Malcolm X Related articles Missing Malcolm X: Are Rappers Scared of Revolution? New Malcolm X Diary Reveals a Revolutionary Optimist March is for Malcolm Malcolm X was more than King’s […]

SAVE THE DATE & COME MARCH IN HARLEM’Z PARADE WITH “THE FREEDOM FIGHTERZ CONTINGENT” ON SEPT. 21st

SAVE THE DATE! COME & MARCH WITH THE FREEDOM FIGHTERS CONTINGENT   SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2014 AT HARLEM’S 44th ANNUAL AFRICAN AMERICAN DAY PARADE March With “The Freedom Fighters Contingent” in Harlem’s 44th Annual African-American Day Parade. All Participants Are Asked To Bring Their Posters, Banners & Flags And To Wear T-Shirts & Buttons Of Revolutionary […]

Yuri Kochiyama Presente!

It is with great love and respect for our recently transitioned sister, comrade, and friend, YURI KOCHIYAMA, a heroic long distance revolutionary, who spread her love across continents and was always there, that we announce tributes to her on the West Coast and in New York.  The one in the city is scheduled for Saturday, […]

Yuri Kochiyama And Asian – Black Radical Politicz

Dr. Tamara Nopper joined us to discuss her work and views on Yuri Kochiyama and Asian-Black radical politics. We discussed Kochiyama, Grace Lee Boggs, Jeff Chang, Fred Ho, Malcolm X, Paul Robeson, Black/White, Black/Anti-Black binaries and much more! We also talked briefly with Ruffmic of Precise Science and his work in Tubman City (aka Baltimore). […]

Yuri Kochiyama: A life in struggle

  by Mumia Abu-Jamal Her name was Yuri, a Japanese woman born in the United States. I hesitate to call her a Japanese-American, for to do so suggests she was a citizen. In light of how she, her family and her community were treated during World War II, especially after the bombing of Pearl Harbor […]