‘AFRIKIN Highlights Afrikan Art and Afrikan Culture During Haitian Heritage Month With a Keynote by Mutabaruka

  AFRIKIN showcases art, fashion, foods, & talks to celebrate the future of the Diaspora on May 19th birthday of Malcolm X in Downtown Miami. AFRIKIN presents AFRIKIN 2018 | Art • Culture • Community, on Saturday, May 19 at the beautiful Zenith Art & Fashion in Downtown Miami. The evening will celebrate the beauty, strength and progress of our […]

Winnie Mandela was a hero. If she’d been white, there would be no debate

Peaceful protest did not end apartheid: it took revolutionaries. And it shouldn’t be difficult to choose between a system of racial supremacy and a person who helped overthrow it  ‘Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was the leader of a liberation struggle. She was a radical until the end.’ Photograph: AP Heroes are curious things. Ours have roots in […]

A Brief History of Neo-Colonial Rape and the “Freak Shows” of Black Women’s Bodies

by  Julian Vigo A Brief History of Neo-Colonial Rape and the “Freak Shows” of Black Women’s Bodies “These sites of ‘disaster’ are created by the very ‘civilized’ men who then turn around and exploit the victims of their imposed ‘civilization.’” Catharine MacKinnon’s book Are Women Human? is a text which interrogates the violence specifically targeting women throughout […]

ANC dips revolutionary banner to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

A picture taken on April 13, 1986 shows Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, then-wife of South African president Nelson Mandela, addressing a meeting in Kagiso township. Winnie Mandela, the ex-wife of South African anti-apartheid fighter and former president Nelson Mandela and high-profile anti-apartheid figure, died on April 2, 2018 in a Johannesburg hospital after a long illness at […]

What is an Afrikan-Centered Consciousness? 

 “What then is an Afrikan centered consciousness?  An Afrikan-centered consciousness is one that is based on Afrikan-centered content, Afrikan-centered knowledge, Afrikan-centered values, Afrikan-centered consciousness.  To the degree that our consciousness is based on Afrikan-centered values and so forth, we are empowered as Afrikan people.  To the degree those values and consciousness are determined by other […]

A HIDDEN FACTOR IN POLICE SHOOTINGS OF BLACK AMERICANS: DECADES OF HOUSING SEGREGATION

by  Maha Ahmed DATA HAS SHOWN that, across the country, black Americans are more likely to be killed by police than whites. But the problem is worse in the most segregated states, according to a recent study showing that racial disparities in fatal police shootings are linked to histories of structural violence. Police killings, more than just the […]

On Pan Afrikanism: Part One of an Interview with Comrade Rashid by J.R. Valrey (Block Report Radio

by  Kevin Rashid Johnson Introduction Rashid: Let me begin with a general outline of what I’m aiming for in this interview. My focus is less on just criticizing the capitalist imperialist system and the innumerable miseries, horrors and conflicts it causes the majority of the world’s people. Instead, I want to propose solutions, and with a particular […]

If the Black Panther movie told the truth, the superhero would go after the vaccine industry that targets BLACKS for chemical depopulation

The release of Black Panther, the latest comic book feature by Marvel Studios (distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures) … Source: If the Black Panther movie told the truth, the superhero would go after the vaccine industry that targets BLACKS for chemical depopulation