Imam Jalil Al-Amin Has Been Moved

Peace, at our meeting on August 22, Brother Muhammad advised us that Imam Jamil Al-Amin (aka H. Rap Brown) has been transferred to a prison here in Pennsylvania that most of us have probably never heard of unless we were unfortunate to have a relative or friend imprisoned there. This is a perfect example of […]

Concerning Reactionariez and Thugz: The New Black Panther Party

by Elbert “Big Man” Howard The recent assault on former Black Panther and 19-year political prisoner Dhoruba Bin Wahad reveals, once again, that the so-called New Black Panther Party is a collection of provocateurs and would-be assassins. “Although they stole our Ten Point Platform and Program and then twisted it for their own negative purposes, […]

Support Dhoruba Bin Wahad Medical Fund

Dhoruba Bin Wahad, former political prisoner, original black panther party leader, author and global civil and human rights activist was recently injured during a brutal and unprovoked attack at a political event in Atlanta on August 8th, 2015. http://www.gofundme.com/DhorubaMedicalFund This campaign is to help raise funds to cover the the 71 year old freedom fighters extensive […]

How Much Do You Actually Know About Jimi Hendrix?

by Emily Cegielski Next month marks the 45th anniversary of Jimi Hendrix’s death. Four years before HIGH TIMES ever graced newsstands, the pioneer of psychedelic rock—still worshipped by hippies and stoners and guitarists alike—passed away. And yet, Hendrix still remains as enigmatic as ever. His latent shroud of mystery often goes unchecked. Sure, there have […]

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 […]

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 […]

When it getz to thiz point

August 21, 2015 by Wopashitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa Michael Brown? I had never heard of him had never heard anything he’d done before the news of his death came whoever he might have become whatever he might have achieved had he lived longer not been riddled lifeless by bullets from Darren Wilson’s gun and […]

They will never count me among the broken men’: The political significance of George Jackson

by Jitu Sadiki Twenty-five years ago, n August 21, 1971, George L. Jackson, a 29-year-old leader of the Black Panther Party, died from multiple bullet wounds sustained during an alleged escape attempt from California’s San Quentin State Prison. In fact, as fellow inmates would later testify, Jackson died as he had lived, as a revolutionary […]

Julian Bond’z ‘Comic’ Stance on the Vietnam War

Civil rights activist, organizer, speaker … and comic book author? Yes, Julian Bond created a comic book to express his displeasure with the war in Vietnam. By: Todd Steven Burroughs Posted: Aug. 17 2015 These graphics, made available by the Sixties Project, are copyright 1991 by the author or by Viet Nam Generation Inc., all […]