Haiti: From trafficking to debt

Jérôme Duval Жером Дюваль جيروم دوڥال  Translated by  Jenny Bright Edited by  Supriyo Chatterjee সুপ্রিয় চট্টোপাধ্যায়   This Caribbean country is not in debt, it is a creditor. It is France which owes it money. Explanation by Jerome Duval, of CADTM.     Poverty in colonised countries has greatly increased due to a transfer of debt: the […]

The FBI’s War on Black Bookstores

source:https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/02/fbi-black-bookstores/553598/ By Joshua Clark Davis  The most notable example (omitted from this piece) is the imprisonment of Martin Sostre who ran a radical bookstore in Buffalo, NY. A 1972 article about him follows this new piece. Sostre embraced ideas like Black Muslimism, Black nationalism, Internationalism, and anarchism. He fought his 1967 case from an Attica prison cell for years and is […]

Pack the Court for Mumia Abu Jamal – 8am Monday February 26th and Tuesday March 27th – Philadelphia

Pack the Court for Mumia 8am Monday February 26th and Tuesday March 27th Room 1108, Criminal Justice Center, 1301 Filbert St, Philadelphia In a court case that could eventually lead to Mumia Abu-Jamal’s freedom, Judge Leon Tucker has ordered the District Attorney’s office to present new testimony in reference to Ronald Castille. A Status Hearing […]

Black Panther film fuels calls for release of jailed politikal activists

Sam Levin – February 16, 2018 Film serves as ‘opportunity to remind people of the real heroes of the Black Panthers’, says former party leader When he was released from prison in 2014, Sekou Odinga felt like he was falling from the sky into a foreign land. After 33 years behind bars, the former Black Panther party […]

TODAY: YOU ARE INVITED TO A “FREE” INTERACTIVE COMMUNITY WORKSHOP ON THE BLACK PANTHER POLITICAL PRISONERS @ THE CENTER AT WEST PARK THEATER IN NYC

 Celebrating 50 Years for the 1968 Founding of the New York Black Panther Party TODAY:   YOU ARE INVITED TO A “FREE” INTERACTIVE COMMUNITY WORKSHOP ON  BLACK PANTHER POLITICAL PRISONERS  @ THE CENTER AT WEST PARK THEATER IN NYC – *PLEASE RSVP SO THAT WE CAN PROVIDE ENOUGH MATERIALS!    YOU ARE INVITED TO: A “FREE”  Interactive Community Workshop On […]

SPECIAL FROM THE NEW YORK AMSTERDAM NEWS: ‘Panthers’ fiction, and the harsh Black Panther reality – By Nayaba Arinde

From The Desk Of Black Panther Veteran-Zulu Nation King Sadiki “Bro.Shep” Olugbala    NEWS YOU CAN USE! FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2018 ______________________________ ______________________________ ______________________________ ___ ‘Panthers’ fiction, and the harsh Black Panther reality Nayaba Arinde | 2/15/2018, 8:44 a.m. (Above) Former Black Panther Political Prisoner of War, Sekou Odinga   Sumptuous scenes and luscious garments quietly screaming African […]

Today In History (Our-story)

On this day in 1818, American writer and abolitionist Frederick Douglass chose to mark his birthday. Born into slavery around this date under the name Frederick Bailey in Tuckahoe, Maryland, Douglass fled to New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1836 and went on to establish himself as one of his generation’s leading minds.

CALLING ALL AFRIKANS! CALLING ALL AFRIKANS! SAT. FEB 17, 2018 “FREE MUTULU!”

Quotation Food For Thought: 1A. “I would unite with anybody to do right and with nobody to do wrong.” Frederick Douglass 1 B. “Freedom is something you take with your own hands. You control it with your own hands. You do not leave it to other people or alliances. You  first make alliance with yourself. […]

A Politikal Philosophy of Self-Defense

 by Chad Kautzer Editor’s Note: This essay is an adapted excerpt from Setting Sights: Histories and Reflections on Community Armed Self-Defense (ed. scott crow). Source: A Political Philosophy of Self-Defense | Chad Kautzer

NEWS YOU CAN USE: This Artist Is Re-Introducing The Black Panthers To New Audience Through Her Paintings…… The spirit of the Black Panthers lives through this art.

CELEBRATING THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1968 FOUNDING FOR THE NEW YORK STATE CHAPTER OF THE BLACK PANTHER PARTY – THE “OFFICIAL” SCHEDULE OF 2018 EVENTS! *Please note that other NYC events are still being organized so “Stay Tuned For Updates”   NEWS YOU CAN USE! ______________________________ ________ This Artist Is Re-Introducing The Black Panthers  To […]