#TBT To Lorraine Hansberry Discussing ‘The Black Revolution and the White Backlash’ in 1964

The “A Raisin In The Sun” playwright would have turned 86 today. Celebrate her legacy by listening thiz still-relevant speech on White support for Black activist movementz.   Had Lorraine Hansberry not succumbed to pancreatic cancer at the age of 34, she would be 86 today (May 19). The celebrated playwright of “A Raisin In The Sun,” whose 1959 Broadway […]

Black Liberation and the reemergence of Malcolm X

By Lamont Lilly Lilly is WWP’s vice presidential candidate in the 2016 elections. The following article is based on a talk given at a Workers World Party forum in New York City on May 20. To view a video of the talk, go to youtu.be/AfrZ54-3BCk. Thursday, May 19, was the 91st revolutionary birthday of Brother […]


THE EUROCENTRIC CONCEPTS OF “LATINO & HISPANIC” ARE RACIST AND ANTI-INDIGENOUS Zulu Nation FACTOLOGY THE CONCEPT OF LATINO IS RACIST Remember that there is no such thing as a “Latin” nation, race, or ethnic group—there is only the racist colonial term of “Latin America” (“Latino” just means Latin in Spanish) which refers to the colonialists […]

Rest in power, Yogi Bear (Hugo Pinell)

Yogi presente! Long Live the Guerrilla!

Chuck D to narrate “Full Court: The Spencer Haywood Story”

An inspirational story of a young athlete, Spencer Haywood, who started off picking cotton in Mississippi to becoming part of the NBA Hall of Fame. Martin Spirit’s documentary “Full Court: The Spencer Haywood Story” narrated by Chuck D, explores the NBA standout’s landmark Supreme Court case against the league’s “four-year rule,” which eliminated the chance […]

Major Tillery Haz New Evidence Exposing Hiz Frame-Up Conviction And Needz Your Financial Support

  Major Tillery Needs Help To Get This Evidence into Court! Major Tillery has new evidence that he was framed for a crime he did not commit. Over thirty years ago Tillery was falsely convicted for a 1976 pool hall shooting murder and assault, and sentenced to life imprisonment without parole. Major Tillery is completing […]

A Kick-Azz Afro-Boricua Superhero Comic Will Debut Thiz Fall

“The very DNA of my existence comes from my Puerto Rican identity,” Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez told The Washington Post when discussing his new superhero character, La Borinqueña. And seeing the art director’s body of work, it’s obvious that he takes any chance he can to rep his PR roots. Go on his website, and you’ll be greeted with Puerto Rican flags. Check […]

He Killed Two FBI Agentz. Or He Was Framed. After 40 Yearz, Will Obama Free Leonard Peltier?

by AJ VICENS American Indian activist Leonard Peltier in a Florida prison, January 1993- Kevin McKiernan/Zuma  Leonard Peltier, a member of the Lakota tribe who was convicted of murdering two FBI agents in 1977, has spent 40 of his 71 years in federal prison. During that time, some have come to view him as an international symbol […]

A New Database Will Document the Burial Sitez of US Slavez

by  Allison Meier A new project is giving slave burial grounds in the United States something they’ve long been deprived of: visibility. The National Burial Database of Enslaved Americans (NBDEA) is a collaboration between the Periwinkle Initiative and Fordham University, with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the 1772 Foundation. It intends “to establish a process of official […]