Report on Mumia Abu Jamal’s Post-Conviction Appeal Act Hearing

Report on Mumia’s PCRA Hearing on Challenge to Appeals based on Bias of former prosecutor, then Supreme Court judge Ronald Castille, April 24, 2017 Yesterday, April 24, 2017, Mumia Abu-Jamal’s 63rd birthday was the first court hearing on the PCRA (Post-Conviction Appeal Act) petitition that was filed on August 7, 2016 by attorneys Judith Ritter […]

Where Life Iz Seized

  By Adam Shatz Écrits sur l’aliénation et la liberté by Frantz Fanon, edited by Robert Young and Jean Khalfa. La Découverte, 688 pp, £22.00, October 2015, ISBN 978 2 7071 8638 6 Author of the anti-racist jeremiad Black Skin, White Masks ; spokesman for the Algerian Revolution and author of The Wretched of the Earth, the ‘bible’ of decolonisation ; inspiration to […]

White Scientist Sayz The Black Community Iz Being Targeted By The Medical System, They Are Deliberately Being Poisoned [Video]

A scientist who goes by the name Mike Adams, “The Health Ranger has broken the cardinal rule when it comes to snitching.  He is literally exposing white America paticularly and the hate they have for black America today. You think blacks are killing blacks because they just hate each other?  No, they are being poisoned […]

ESSAY: NINA SIMONE

    NINA SIMONE   Nina is song. Not just a vocalist or singer, but actual song. The physical vibration and the meaning too. A reflection and projection of a certain segment of our mesmerizing ethos. Culturally specific in attitude, in rhythm, in what she harmonizes with and what she clashes against, merges snugly into […]

A Letter to My Nephew

by James Baldwin January 1, 1962   James Baldwin’s thoughts on his nephew’s future—in a country with a terrible history of racism— first appeared in The Progressive magazine in 1962. Over 50 years later his words are, sadly, more relevant than ever.   Dear James: I have begun this letter five times and torn it […]

COMIC SERIEZ FOLLOWZ CHICAGO TEEN POSSESSED BY THE SPIRIT OF SHAKA ZULU

Created and written by Alverne Ball, ‘Zulu’ follows the life of Lazarus Jones, a 16-year-old boy who becomes possessed by the spirit of warrior king Shaka Zulu while visiting South Africa with his father. Back home in Chicago, Lazarus finds himself navigating through the turbulent streets of Chicago with friends when he discovers that a […]

April 19, 2017 – “Resist Black Genocide” Wednesday, April 19, 6pm, Timez Square 46 St & 7 Ave, (by the stairz)

https://www.facebook.com/events/409720906079232/ Resist Black Genocide–Rally & March Public · Hosted by NYC Shut It Down: The Grand Central Crew #blacklivesmatter and Peoples Power Assemblies Resist Black Genocide -April 19th Day of Resistance  All night, all day Doing this for Freddie Gray Fists up to the sky We’re doing this for Akai * April 19th 2 years ago Freddie Gray […]

U.S. Politikal Prisonerz Face De Facto Life Sentencez Without Parole

Anne Lamb, a Jericho Movement co-chair in New York City, is gearing up for the Millions for Prisoner Human Rights March, August 19, in Washington; demonstrations in support of Mumia Abu Jamal, in Philadelphia, on April 24; and the decades-long effort to free former Black Liberation Army member Jalil Muntaqim, formerly known as Anthony Bottoms, […]

Elaine, Arkansas Riot (1919)

African Americans Indicted For Participating in the Elaine, Arkansas Riot “Image Ownership: Public Domain”   On the night of September 30, 1919, approximately 100 African Americans, mostly sharecroppers on the plantations of white landowners, attended a meeting of the Progressive Farmers and Household Union of America at a church. They hoped to organize to obtain […]

Oakland – April 23rd, 3PM Welcome Haitian Dr. Maryse Narcisse to the Bay Area!

Dr. Maryse Narcisse, Haitian grassroots leader and Fanmi Lavalas presidential candidate Sunday, April 23rd, 3-5 PM First Presbyterian Church of Oakland 27th Street and Broadway, Oakland $10-25 sliding scale, no one turned away A benefit for the Haiti Emergency Relief Fund   Music by – Vukani Mawethu Choir – Phavia Kujichagulia and Val Serrant Danny […]