Jonathan Jackson – The Nu-Afrikan Communist Guerrilla in The Highest Stage of Development

Jonathan Peter Jackson — who died on August 7, 1970, courage in one hand, assault rifle in the other; my brother, comrade, friend —the true revolutionary, the black communist guerrilla in the highest state of development, he died on the trigger, scourge of the unrighteous, soldier of the people!! – GLJ

Why George Jackson matterz

By Danny Haiphong posted on September 14, 2015 George Jackson spent ten years behind prison walls: from 1961 to 1971. During this period, Jackson became a revolutionary warrior for Black liberation and socialist revolution. Jackson’s life matters now more than ever. Jackson was from Chicago, but his rebellious spirit and run-ins with police compelled his […]

George Jackson Mixtape & Deportationz in the Dominikan Republik

A new mixtape looks at the life and ideas of black revolutionary George Jackson. Who was George Jackson, what did he stand for, and what did the creators of the mixtape holt to achieve. Deportations are underway in the Dominican Republic asThe Global African host Bill Fletcher explores these stories with The Real News Network […]

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 […]

Black August: “A month of meaning, of repression and radical resistance, of injustice and divine justice.”
- Mumia Abu-Jamal

Black August ori­gin­ated in the con­cen­tra­tion camps of Cali­for­nia to honor fallen Free­dom Fight­ers, Jonathan Jack­son, George Jack­son, Wil­liam Christ­mas, James McClain and Khatari Gaulden. Jonathan Jack­son was gunned down out­side the Marin County Cali­for­nia court­house on August 7, 1970 as he attemp­ted to lib­er­ate three imprisoned Black Lib­er­a­tion Fight­ers: James McClain, Wil­liam Christ­mas 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 […]


Comrade Ulysses McDaniel, prison camp number A-64486, was captured at about the same time that they captured me. He was thrown into the State’s prison a bare two months after my own imprisonment. My number is A-63837. In other words, 649 other numbers, representing people, passed between us. Most of them were Black; all were […]

Black August 2015

U can’t break my body down. Hardwork Hardwork Hardcore The People’s Minister of Information JR Valrey interviews former member of the San Quentin 6 and comrade of Field Marshall George Jackson, David “Giap” Johnson, about the history of Black August and the assassination of George Jackson on August 21, 1971 at San Quentin.

Rhyme Sayerz for Komrade George Jackson and Black August

Aired Aug 6 2015 1. “Rhyme Sayers for George Jackson” 58:07 Mama Laini Mataka, Face and Tim Hicks of The Cornel West Theory joined us this week to pay tribute to George Jackson and Black August.  We also called PA state authorities on behalf of Mumia Abu-Jamal who needs medical help now! Remember the […]

The Heroic Guerilla

Scream! Scream! Scream! About that man Who threatened the fires of hell. Stalk forward Bronze Dragon. Breathe pits of fire To melt the molted bars of slavery. Conquer concrete walls With courageous conviction. Teach us the art of raging, Heroic Guerrilla. Copyright 2008, Tolbert Small