Legendary journalist, author and professor Herb Boyd joined us once again to discuss his latest book, Black Detroit: A People’s History of Self-Determinationand to also lend important context to the recently-released film Detroit.
The film is egregious, both in what it includes and what it omits. By Mary Phillips Assistant Professor, Lehman College, CUNY The church was packed. “Watch accurate justice administered by citizens of the community,” a flier announced. “Review and watch the evidence for yourself.” Nearly two thousand black people and a smattering of whites […]
Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
Aug 8, 2017: Fourth Hunger Strike Starts in Northwest Detention Center Facility in “Modified Lock Down” Since August 5th Tacoma – On August 8th, 20 people inside the Northwest Detention Center (NWDC) started another hunger strike, the fourth this year alone, demanding to be released from segregation and for all people detained…
From Paulette D’Auteuil Good morning Comrades, Friends & Family, I got a call from Veronza Bowers our comrade at the medical Facility in Butner, NC. He said quietly “I am doing o.k. and some days are better then others, but i have received so many cards that i know i am blessed by friendship. Please […]
WHAT: Black August Card Writing Dinner WHEN: 7pm sharp, Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 WHERE: The Base – 1302 Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn, New York 11221 (directions below) NOTE: The Base is on the ground floor, is wheelchair accessible, and has a gender neutral toilet. COST: Free Hopefully you’ve been training in preparation for Running Down the Walls 2017. The competition will be fierce, the food […]