I Ain’t Lying: Mississippi Folktales

1975 documentary based on fieldwork William Ferris conducted with African American storytellers and bluesmen in the communities of Leland and Rose Hill, Mississippi. The stories include include folk and religious tales, jokes, toast telling sessions, and characters from African American oral tradition. Other films about Mississippi by Bill Ferris are on http://www.folkstreams.net. License Standard YouTube […]

The Black Panther Party’z Contributionz To Seattle

By Aaron Allen The Seattle Medium In April of 2018, members of the Black Panther Party (BPP) will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of its founding in Seattle. The chapter was significant because Seattle was the first city outside of California to establish a chapter of the Black Panther Party in 1968. The roots of the […]

JAMES BALDWIN ASKZ YOU “WHO IZ THE N*GGER?

James Baldwin in the spring of 1963, as he’s driven around San Francisco to meet with members of the local African-American community. Baldwin reflects on the racial inequality that African-Americans are forced to confront and at one point tries to lift the morale of a young man by expressing his conviction that: “There will be […]

URGENT: Counter Pat Lynch’z Racist PBA Letter Campaign To Deny Parole For Black Panther Politikal Prisoner Abdul Majid

  Pig  vs Panther            “Racist” Patrolman Benevolent Association President Pat Lynch  &   “Framed” Black Panther Political Prisoner Abdul Majid  Please take a moment read Abdullah’s case history (see below) and to then write a letter of support for his upcoming parole hearing on January, 15, 2015. All letters should be addressed […]