A Slice Of North Oakland History: ‘It’z All Good Bakery’

by  It’s All Good Bakery operates out of the former Black Panther Party headquarters. | Photos: Marisa Endicott/Hoodline The former headquarters of the Black Panther Party may seem an unlikely place for a thriving bakery, but given owner Kim Cloud’s personal connection to the organization, it makes perfect sense. “I used to be part of […]

Do You Really Know The Black Panther Party?

by Melissa Rosman   An unidentified man raises his fist in defiance at a protests against the incarceration of members of the Black Panthers, New York, New York, November 17, 1969. The protesters were demanding the release of 21 Black Panther members suspected of plotting various bombing incidents around the city. (Photo by David Fenton/Getty Images) […]

Subversive: How the Black Pantherz fed kidz for free and set a model for the government

by  Kelly Macias The Black Panther Party was labeled subversive by the U.S. government for feeding more than 20,000 children in the first free breakfast program in the country Last week, I wrote a story about how Republicans in Congress are trying to reform the free breakfast program in schools. This is not new. Republicans have been […]

TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 2017: “The Black Pantherz, Then & Now”… Veteran Panther Leader Kathleen Cleaver To Speak @ New York University

From The Desk Of Black Panther Veteran-Zulu Nation King Sadiki “Bro.Shep” Ojore Olugbala     “Settle your quarrels, come together, understand the reality of our situation, understand that fascism is already here,  that people  are dying who could be saved, that generations more will live poor butchered half-lives if you fail to act.  Do what must be done, […]