BLACK AUGUST LOS ANGELES 2015 CALENDAR OF EVENTZ:

Respekt & Honour to all Our Ancestorz 4 showing uz how to resist and fight 4 self-determination even behind the wallz. Here in Los Angeles, “Black August Resistance” comprises a month of activities for the collective mind, body and spirit in honor of the sacrifices of Our Ancestors, their Fighting Spirit of Resistance, and those […]

Black August Los Angeles 3rd Annual Martyrz Tour

Saturday, August 22 at 11:30am – 2:00pm in PDT   (510) 877-8273(510) 877-8273 Get Directions This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Watts Rebellion. Join us as we observe and honor Black August Resistance with a Mobile History Tour of key sites of Struggle and Sacrifice in South Los Angeles, Watts and Compton. Bus/Car […]

Black August Call to Celebrate Freedom Fighterz Year Round

by a New York prisoner April 2015 permalink The celebration of Black August really should be all year round. Only we can make this change. Carter G. Woodson is the father of Black History Week, and some 50 years later we have Black History Month. For those who lack knowledge of Black August, it’s considered […]

Politikal Prisoner Robert Seth Hayez Denied Parole Again!!

NYC Jericho spoke with Seth’s wife Sheila yesterday, and we are saddened and disappointed to report that Seth, despite being a model prisoner, a decorated combat veteran, having an excellent parole plan and thousands of signatures in support of parole, was once again denied parole by the parole board. At least one of the parole […]

Happy Bornday Chairman Fred Hampton

We az nu-afrikanz give honour on thiz day 4 it iz the day Chairman Fred Hampton was born. Related articles #AM-8335 Why iz thiz voice being silenced? Information iz vital, pass the truth along. Fred Hampton – A Fighter for Black Liberation, Revolution and Socialism Fred Hampton

Black August: Datez of Importance

August 1619 – Arrival of first African slaves in 13 colonies August 21, 1791 – Haiti slave uprising for independence August 30, 1800 – Gabriel Prosser’s slave revolt discovered August 21, 1831 – Nat Turner’s slave rebellion August 1850 – Underground Railroad August 17, 1887 – Birth of Marcus Garvey August 24, 1943 – Birth […]

Ferguson Exposez Amerika’z Enduring Legacy of White Bigotry

By Bill Boyarsky Shutterstock At the heart of what’s happening in Ferguson, Mo., is an unbridgeable racial divide that has prevented too many whites from looking at African-Americans as human beings. The racial divide is not exclusively between black and white. As a resident of Los Angeles and a journalist working here, I experience life […]

From Freedom Summer to Black August

San Quentin prison (Gino Zahnd/Flickr) By Dan Berger This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of Freedom Summer, when thousands of mostly white college students from around the country traveled to Mississippi to contest segregation at its most violent source. Commemorations of the momentous civil rights campaign appropriately highlight the black political participation that has grown […]

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RUCHELL MAGEE AND BLACK AUGUST 2014

  2014 marks the 44th anniversary of the Marin Courthouse Slave Rebellion and the 35th anniversary of Black August, first organized in 1979 to honor our fallen freedom fighters, Jonathan and George Jackson, Khatari Gaulden, James McClain, William Christmas, and the sole survivor of the August 1970 Courthouse Rebellion, Ruchell Cinque Magee. A time to […]