Music video by Billy Paul performing Am I Black Enough for You? (audio). (C) 2016 Sony Music Entertainment
” Message From A Black Man” is a Black power song with a militant refrain. It was released in 1969 on the Puzzle People LB and received a lot of radio air time but the group never sang it live.
Researcher’s survey of migrants finds racist overtones but police say they take cultural concerns seriously. http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11599618 New Zealand’s African minorities – many welcomed here as refugees – claim the police are targeting them unfairly and sometimes in a racist manner. Young Africans have told AUT researcher Dr Camille Nakhid that police have stopped them on […]
by Mumia Abu-Jamal Lynne Stewart, after 78 winters in America, has died, after battling for years against breast cancer. But those were just some of her battles and, like most of us, she won some and lost some. But she never stopped fighting! For decades, she and her husband, Ralph Poynter, fought for New York’s […]
International Woman’s Day March 8 2017 With a sunny sky outside, and a “Day Without Woman Strikes” and other very positive and powerful events taking place all across the United States and around the world, I am sitting quietly and sadly reflecting on the life of my friend Lynne, who died last night. There is […]
(1906) occurred in Brownsville, a town in south Texas, where, on August 13, 1906, a race-related fracas occurred that resulted in the wounding of one white civilian and the death of another. White townspeople blamed the African-American soldiers of the 25th Infantry recently stationed at nearby Fort Brown. President Theodore Roosevelt discharged without honor the […]
“Rock Dem” is a short fiction movie about the struggles of a young artist pursuing his dream to be a Singer. The movie takes you through the Dancehall and Reggae scenes in Jamaica giving the audience a feel of what music is like on the Island and the rigours of what a young artist goes […]