Survivial story of Black Panther

“Nine Lives of A Black Panther: A Story of Survival” “Nine Lives of A Black Panther: A Story of Survival” tells the story of Wayne Pha by Shonda McClain In the early morning hours of Dec. 8, 1969, 300 officers of the newly created elite paramilitary tactical unit known as SWAT initiated a violent battle […]

Day of the Heroic Guerilla

Today, October 8, the world recognizes the most famous and prominent revolutionary of the 20th century, Ernesto “Che” Guevara de la Serna. In Cuba, the site of his final resting place, this day is known as “The Day of the Heroic Guerilla.” Argentinean born, the doctor met Cuban revolutionaries in exile in Mexico. After meeting […]

10/9 Free Komrade Noberto Gonzalez Claudio

  Norberto Gonzalez’s Support picket has been moved to Thursday Oct. 9th @5pm Picket at 26 Federal Plaza New York, New York Take the 4, 5, or 6 to Brooklyn Bridge-City HallBRING YOUR FLAGS, CANDLES, FLOWERS,PANDERETAS, PLACARDS, AND  PICTURES FOR OUR COMMUNITY ALTARPuerto Rican Political Prisoner Norberto Gonzalez Claudio was supposed to be released from […]

On Thiz Day In History (our story)

  Nat Turner Date: Thu, 1800-10-02 On this date in 1800, Nat Turner, a Black American slave and the leader of a Black slave revolt, was born. He was born on a plantation in Southampton County, Virginia. Turner was a popular religious leader among his fellow slaves and became convinced that he had been chosen […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

  “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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Yuri Kochiyama Presente!

    Coming on the heels of such profound losses of our Freedom Fighters, this first half year, including the just completed funeral for Brother Elombe Brath, it is with great sorrow that we have joined so many others who loved Yuri Kochiyama, as we did, in mourning the loss of this extraordinary warrior, who […]

For Yuri from Mutulu Shakur

  Dear friends of Yuri and Mutulu, I visited Yuri mid-April with my friend Patty Hirota.  We didn’t expect much because the last couple visits she had been drifting in great discomfort.  We were filling time browsing the wall of photos above her bed, cozied with her stuffed animals. She stirred a bit and seemed […]