Day of Mourning

  Brothers and Sisters, It makes my heart happy to know so many of you are keeping this Day of Mourning event going. I hear there is going to be a National Geographic movie this month called “Saints and Strangers” about the REAL Thanksgiving. I want you to know that I believe… I KNOW this […]

Who You Gonna Call Now (For Sandra Bland)

  Recorded, Produced, Mixed, & Mastered by Yuri Koller Additional Vocals by Erik Flowchild Artwork by Yuri Koller – Lyrics – Everyday I see em goin thru the same thing Pointing fingers but who’s gonna take the blame It’s not black or white, it seems like there’s more than 50 shades of grey Tryna make […]

Do Black livez matter behind prison wallz?

by Shaka Shakur, New Afrikan Liberation Collective Does being convicted of a crime forfeit all your rights as a human being? Does being railroaded through a clearly unjust, unequal and racist judicial system forfeit your human rights? Guilty or not, I am still a person. I am a human being. We need people to understand […]

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

National Day of Zumbi: Awakening Black Consciousnezz in Brazil

Nov. 20 celebrates the life of the Afro-Brazilian resistance leader while reaffirming Brazil’s position as the first place of freedom of Blacks in the Americas. By: Davi Nunes Today is the National Day of Zumbi and Black Consciousness in Brazil. The celebration is the result of over 40 years of struggle of the renewed Brazilian […]


“Why should they have their own classes? I don’t understand what the big deal is.” Flabbergasted. Shocked. In my head, I resembled Munch’s “The Scream”, but I am sure I appeared more calm than the inner turmoil I was experiencing. I stared at my high school classmates circa 1988 or so, none of which were […]


Some people say I have “Minority Privilege.” Here is a list I complied of 50 Black Male Minority Privileges I’ve experienced in the twenty-four years of my life. Feel free to pick and choose from the ones you would like to possibly incorporate. There is enough to go around for everyone. My minority privilege allows me to be […]

6 New Bookz Emphasise the Continued Importance of Frantz Fanon

An article from Books Live. Psychiatrist, philosopher and revolutionary Frantz Fanon (1925 – 1961) is one of the most important intellectuals of the 20th century. Born on the island of Martinique, he lived in France, Algeria, Tunisia, and numerous places in between, before dying of cancer in the United States. If you’ve read Black Skin, White Masks (1952), A […]

Save the Date: 45-Year Commemoration of Victory at Lincoln Hospital

THE 1970 YOUNG LORDS TAKEOVER OF LINCOLN HOSPITAL Photo Credit: Jack Manning, The New York Times. At the Bronx Museum, Thursday, September 10th, hear from former members of the Young Lords who took part in the daring takeover of Lincoln Hospital. The Young Lords exposed the practices of medical racism by hospitals in poor communities […]

On Thiz Day In History (our story)

Puerto Rico ends slavery Slave Bond (copy) Date: Sun, 1873-03-23 On this date in 1873, Puerto Rico abolished slavery. Leaders of the Puerto Rican abolitionist movement, including José Jull6n Acosta, Francisco Mariano Quicones, Julio L. de Vizcarrondo, Ramón Emeterio Betances, and Segundo Ruiz Belvis, waged a long struggle to end slavery on the island. The […]