The invasion of Amerika

Photo by Larry Towell/Magnum Photos The story of Native American dispossession is too easily swept aside, but new visualisations should make it unforgettable   Between 1776 and the present, the United States seized some 1.5 billion acres from North America’s native peoples, an area 25 times the size of the United Kingdom. Many Americans are […]

I tried my best to encourage the brotherz to stand up

by Brandon Stevenson Thank you for the great and mighty work that you brothers and sisters are doing and have been doing spreading education and information to our people. I love the Bay View. You all keep it real and do not sugarcoat ANYTHING relevant to the people. A call for a national work stoppage […]

NOW STREAMING—AFROPUNK MIXTAPE #024: IN THE FACE OF EVIL

With the future Donald Trump administration looming overhead as the Orange One assembles his inexperienced and unqualified billionaire cabinet, we put together a collection of songs that reflect our heavy hearts, frustrations, and most of all our resilience. AFROPUNK Mixtape #024: In The Face Of Evil features politically charged music by A Tribe Called Quest, Willow […]

Black Amerika and the passing of Fidel Castro

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. It is impossible to discuss Fidel Castro outside of an examination of the Cuban Revolution. And, while I hear that there are many Cuban Americans dancing with glee upon news of the death of President Castro, I know that the emotions within Black America are and will continue to be quite […]

The Black Pantherz’ Lessonz for Jamaikanz on Police Violence

By: Ajamu Nangwaya The Black Panthers’ militant, assertive and courageous pushback against the police’s violent class and race containment practices should be replicated. Amnesty International’s recently released report “Waiting in Vain: Jamaica: Unlawful police killings and relatives’ long struggle for justice” documents the murderous and violent behavior of the police within the island’s African working-class communities. […]

Reparationz Hypocrisy: God Blezz The Liberal That’z Got Hiz Own

by Julian Cola After two and a quarter centuries, legions of Americans are calling for repair of the U.S. voting system by abolishing the Electoral College. However, white liberals just “lost an election, not hundreds of years of labor, their names, languages, cultures, and customs. But they insist upon repair, a rapid solution to an […]

Open letter to Colin Kaepernick about Mumia Abu-Jamal

by Bob Mandel and Bob Wells Greetings Colin, We salute your courageous action protesting police brutality throughout the U.S. We are heartened to see others, including entire teams and athletes in different sports, joining you. Besides shooting Black people to death in the streets every day and every night, American law enforcement is seeking the […]

To all the brothers on the yard: Help uz help ourselvez

by Daryel Burnett The San Francisco Bay View is an African American newspaper based in San Francisco, California. For over four decades, its progressive liberation journalism has been championing human right issues nationwide, especially on behalf of the thousands of men and women being warehoused inside one of the hundreds of dungeons dotting the national […]

Long live the spirit of Komrade W.L. Nolen

by Chairman Kijana Tashiri Askari, W.L. Nolen Mentorship Program For those who are not familiar with W.L. Nolen, this beautiful New Afrikan brotha was one of the founders of the Black Liberation Movement in the California Prison System, along with Comrade George Jackson. Comrade W.L. Nolen was instrumental in shaping and molding the exemplary model […]

FREE Black Panther Party Legacy 3 Day Seriez Of Politikal Education Community Workshopz @ The Hudson Guild Theater on November 25th, 26th & 27th

“Women Of Color Productions” in association with “Original” Black Panther Party Veterans Presents…   THE STRUGGLE CONTINUES… “FREE” Black Panther Party Legacy Series Of Political Education Community Workshops @ The Hudson Guild Theater 441 W. 26th Street New York, New York  10001 “All (3) Days Of Workshops Are Free & Open To The Public” Workshop #1 Friday, […]