http://www.foxnews.com/us/2015/07/30/sept-2-hearing-set-as-member-angola-three-seeks-freedom-end-to-trials-in-guard/ NEW ORLEANS – A federal appeals court in New Orleans has set arguments for Sept. 2 in the case of longtime Louisiana inmate Albert Woodfox. Woodfox is seeking freedom after decades of prison isolation — and an end to the state’s efforts to try him in the 1972 death of a prison guard. Woodfox’s […]
by Johan Sebastian 1968 was a tumultuous time for America: the Vietnam War ground on; cold war tensions rose; Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy were assassinated. Also that year: The Black Panther Party, a nationalist organization that sought to empower African-Americans, was 2 years old and on the rise. The group encouraged blacks […]
by Minister of Justice Bobby M. Dixon, NABPP-PC-ANC May the peace of unity and Panther love be with you all! My sisters and brothers and all New Afrikan Black Panther Party comrades, we are coming up on our 11th anniversary of Black August, and it is at this time we remember our murdered Minister of […]
2010 feature length documentary directed by dream hampton for the NY chapter of the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement.
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Coming August 21, 2015 George Jackson: Releasing the Dragon (a video mixtape) is a tribute to George Jackson, Black August and traditions of liberation and radical thought.
Author Dan Berger discusses his latest book, Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era
“(In fantasies of democracy, the enslaver rescues the savage from barbarity, and the abolitionist saves the savage from the enslaver. Afrarealism sees both forms of “salvation” as captivity.)” — Joy James, “Afrarealism and the Black Matrix: Maroon Philosophy at Democracy’s Border.” The Black Scholar, Vol. 43, No. 4; p. 125 (via so-treu)
By Jason Walker, NABPP-PC Understanding revolutionary intercommunalism in the New Afrikan Black Panther Party-Prison Chapter is not only a necessity, but its practical application is a requirement. As comrade Huey P. Newton once said “If we do nothing we are accepting the situation and allowing ourselves to die.” Well our party refuses to let the […]
“When you kill a living being, you kill yourself and everyone else as well.” —Thich Nhat Hahn I was introduced to prison abolitionism when asked to organize a 1998 prototype for Critical Resistance at CU-Boulder. Alongside several thousand attendees at the “Unfinished Liberation” conference, I learned about the prison industrial complex. Below are 7 lessons […]
“When you kill a living being, you kill yourself and everyone else as well.” —Thich Nhat Hahn