Hugo Pinell, like George Jackson, shall ever be an example of Nu- Afrikan manhood: three perspectivez

In memory of Hugo (Yogi) Pinnell, a universal urban guerilla by Khalfani Malik Khaldun “And we made them leaders guiding men by our command, and we sent them inspiration to do good deeds, to establish regular prayers, and to practice regular charity, and they constantly served us and only us.” – Anbiyaa 21:73 All power […]

Why George Jackson Matterz Through the Lenz of Blood in My Eye

by Danny Haiphong George Jackson was a giant that U.S. State could not contain – so it killed him. “It was Jackson who developed a foundational theory of the prison state in relationship to the design of the imperialist system.” Jackson said revolutionary movements require three elements: “an above ground organization that carries out political […]

Huey P. Newton and the Intrepid Legacy of the Black Panther Party

Serious revolutionary political struggle is an ongoing, long and protracted affair – spanning many years – and it does not lend itself to romanticism. By the same token, it is extremely important to understand the role of various women and men freedom fighters who were trail blazers in this continuing struggle for justice, equality, and […]

Huey P. Newton: The Canada Connection

Norman Otis Richmond, aka Jalali Published Aug 25, 2015 A commentary By Norman (Otis) Richmond aka Jalali TORONTO, CANADA–Huey P. Newton was murdered 26 years ago in Oakland, California during the month of August. Because Black freedom fighters like George and Jonathan Jackson, Khatari Gaulden and others lost their lives during this month, revolutionaries inside […]

Black August (Music Video) – Lil Spank Booty

Published on Aug 31, 2015 To commemorate Black August 2015, Lil Spank Booty and MaeJAH League concocted a visual experience that functions as both a music video for his new single “Black August,” as well as a collage of hundreds of years of Black history. “Sity By Da Border” mixtape coming soon! Produced by: Signed […]

The Death Of Black Panther Leader Huey P. Newton

Komrade Huey ur workz will alwayz kontinue to live on… Panther Love by Infinite Wiz (@InfiniteWiz) 26 years ago today Black revolutionary icon Huey Newton was killed in the streets of Oakland, California On August 22, 1989, co-founder of the Black Panther Party For Self Defense (BPP) Huey P. Newton was murdered. Newton was fatally […]

Hell in paradise: Visiting Hugo ‘Yogi’ Pinell at Pelican Bay State Prison

August 20, 2015 by Charlie Hinton Written Nov. 14, 2013 – The 80-mile drive from Eureka to Crescent City, Calif., must be one of the most beautiful stretches of highway in the world, with magnificent forests of spruce and redwood to the east and breathtaking vistas of the Pacific Ocean to the west. I even […]

Hugo Pinell by Jaan Laaman

Death and Life of Hugo Pinell      It was with true sadness that, on August 13th, I received the news that legendary California prison activist Hugo Pinell was killed in a California prison.  This is Jaan Laaman, your political prisoner voice and let me share a few thoughts about the life and death of […]


“Unleashing the Dragons: Black August Los Angeles Program in Honor of George Jackson”   “This program will provide a glimpse into the Los Angeles roots of the Che-Lumumba Club and the Soledad Brothers Defense Committee and some of the unknown workers of that committee.” “It will also look at the phenomenon of “transforming the criminal […]

Beloved politikal prisoner Hugo ‘Yogi Bear’ Pinell, feared and hated by guardz, assassinated after 46 yearz in solitary

Rest in power Komrade Hugo “Yogi Bear’ Pinell an honoured Ancestor who could not be controlled nor broken. Panther Love August 14, 2015 by Dr. Willie and Mary Ratcliff Black August add another hero and martyr to the roll. By some accounts, it was his first day on the yard after 46 years in solitary […]