Misrepresented history: the legacy of Huey P. Newton

By Katherine Revello Stuart Higgins In light of a recent op-ed I wrote on police targeting of inner city black people, I felt it was an appropriate time to reflect on the legacy of the Black Panther Party and its founder, Huey P. Newton. The Black Panthers, formed in 1966 under Newton and Bobby Seale, […]

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 […]

Interview with Huey P. Newton (1968)

  THE MOVEMENT: The question of nationalism is a vital one in the black movement today. Some have made a distinction between cultural nationalism and revolutionary nationalism. Would you comment on the differences and give us your views? HUEY P. NEWTON: There are two kinds of nationalism, revolutionary nationalism and reactionary nationalism. Revolutionary nationalism is […]

Your Struggle iz My Struggle

  by 4struggle BY PIRU UMOJA I want to first apologize for my long and unforeseen absence in communication. The struggle has not departed me. In fact, the struggle to overcome oppression has intensified. My brothers and sisters, my temporary absence has been occupied in the ongoing fight with our oppressive judicial system. Recently, I […]

Pleaze support tha Freedom Archivez!

Spring 2014 Dear Friends of the Freedom Archives, We are deeply saddened by a number of recent losses to our Freedom Archives family. In addition to Amiri Baraka and Chokwe Lumumba, we lost both Mabel Williams and Fred Ho in April.  All of them participated in and contributed to our work over the last 15 […]

Sat., June 7: Freedom Ride fo4 tha Cuban 5 – Get On tha bus!

  June 4 – 11 is the third “5 Days for the Cuban 5” in Washington, D.C. For the full schedule go to: 5DaysfortheCuban5.com In addition to a two-day conference & lobbying Congress with international elected officials,  join Dead Prez in a DC release party “Battle Cry for Cuba and Zimbabwe” Friday night June 6. […]

Tomorrow: Support Tha Moralez-Shakur center (9a.m.-3p.m.)

THE GUILLERMO MORALES – ASSATA SHAKUR COMMUNITY & STUDENT CENTER @ CITY COLLEGE of NEW YORK   TOMORROW:  SUPPORT THE MORALES-SHAKUR CENTER’S (9AM – 3PM): “TELEPHONE, FAX & INTERNET SHUT DOWN OF INTERIOR MOVING CONCEPTS AND IT’S WAREHOUSE THAT IS HOLDING THE CENTERS PERSONAL PROPERTY“   “WE BEGIN TURNING UP THE HEAT THIS WEEK“ ON MONDAY, APRIL 21, 2014:  […]

A.T.C. Political Prisoner Support Unit

This is a platform to raise money to support political prisoners with there education,books,personal needs and Resources etc, this fund me is to go directly to helping our political prisoners you can donate a dollar and up and i hope to reach this goal thank you haki shakur…. click link and donate anything  click on […]

Tha National Question & Black Liberation

By Lamont Lilly In commemoration of Lenin’s death 90 years ago. Excerpted from a talk given at the March 29, 2014, “Hard Times are Fighting Times” conference in Durham, N.C. Just as Vladimir Lenin did in October of 1917, it is time that freedom fighters once again revisit the importance of the National Question. As […]