The ongoing imprisonment of Oscar López iz a betrayal of democracy Editorial At 71 years of age and having served 33 years in remote prisons, far away from his country, accused of seditious conspiracy, but never having been found guilty of shedding any blood, Oscar López Rivera is the symbol of a flagrant dishonor for his jailers and an affront to democracy that fails to […]

We All Must Become Zapatistas

  Cross-posted from Truthdig Subcomandante Marcos, smoking a pipe atop a horse in Chiapas, Mexico. (image by Wikipedia) Subcomandante Marcos, the spokesman for the Zapatistas (Ejercito Zapatista de Liberacion Nacional, or EZLN), has announced that his rebel persona no longer exists. He had gone from being a “spokesman to a distraction,” he said last week. […]

Harlem’z Long Time Human Rightz/Politikal Prisoner Activist & Komrade To Malcolm X – Sis. Yuri Kochiyama Dies At 93

  Yuri Kochiyama at memorial for World War II Japanese-American Concentration Camp Internees in 2004.   Japanese-American activist Yuri Kochiyama has died of natural causes in Berkeley, Calif., at the age of 93. The lifelong champion of civil & human rights causes in the Black, Latino, Native American and Asian-American communities passed away peacefully in […]

Yuri Kochiyama, Civil Rightz Activist, Diez in Berkeley at Age 93

  Japanese-American civil rights activist Yuri Kochiyama – whose picture looking at Malcom X after he died was captured in a Life Magazine photo – has died of natural causes in Berkeley, Calif., at the age of 93, a family member told National Public Radio. Kochiyama first met Malcolm X in 1963 and she began […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

  Remember that consciousness is power. Consciousness is education and knowledge. Consciousness is becoming aware. It is the perfect vehicle for students. Consciousness-raising is pertinent for power, and be sure that power will not be abusively used, but used for building trust and goodwill domestically and internationally. Tomorrow’s world is yours to build. Yuri Kochiyama