With no more cotton to pick, what will Amerika do with 40 million Black people?

by Phillip Jackson What will America do with 40 million Black Americans now that there is no more cotton to pick? Even in states like Mississippi, Alabama and Georgia, Black people are no longer involved in the planting, growing or harvesting of cotton. Nowadays these tasks are performed by White and Latino men and women. […]

Incarceration’z Front Door: The Misuse of Jailz in Amerika

Local jails, which exist in nearly every town and city in America, are built to hold people deemed too dangerous to release pending trial or at high risk of flight. This, however, is no longer primarily what jails do or whom they hold, as people too poor to post bail languish there and racial disparities […]

MAY 2, Oakland – Join uz to mark the 40th anniversary of Viet Nam victory

@ METWEST HIGH (314 E 10th Street, Oakland) Sliding scale donations will be accepted at the door. Free for youth 18 and under. PLEASE REGISTER HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intergenerational-teach-in-the-spirit-of-viet-nam-stronger-than-us-bombs-tickets-16383904700 MORE INFO: Comrades, allies, and friends, The war in Viet Nam was one of the most important historical events of the 20th century. It brings to light the […]

Reading iz Fundamental

by a South Carolina prisoner April 2015 permalink Throughout the history of our uncivilized world, those who invade, conquer, colonize, and oppress the people without fail make their first order of business to uproot and destroy the educational facilities and libraries. The oppressor nations and their oppressive apparatus know the importance of books and a […]

Begging humanity kindness and love for Mumia from Argentina Ambassador

I ask for kindness.  Let his family visit him. Please resend this to people who are able to help a good decision.  thanks.  From Buenos Aires   Eladio González  director Asunto: Begging humanity kindness and love for Mumia from Argentina embajadas Mr. Richard Ellers    I´m a 72 years old man from Buenos Aires Argentina.  Never […]

Bobby Wright And Mentacide

by Conrad W. Worrill, PhD “Most African people in America are aware that our minds were tampered with as a result of our forced capture and enslavement in America. The impact of this process is central to the international component of the Reparations Movement.” So many of the problems that African people face in the […]

Gov. Jerry Brown, AG Kamala Harris and CDCr officialz, you have the power to stop torture in California prisonz

by Prisoner Human Rights Movement Local Council Open letter to senior officials at CDCr headquarters: We are sharing our express concerns as the CCI Prisoner Human Rights Movement Local Council – Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa (Dewberry), Danny Troxell, Antonio Villagrana and George Ruiz – concerning the non-functional operation of Steps 1 through 4 and how we […]

From Mother Afrika To NYC: Hip Hop Culture Across The Middle Passage

Saturday, April 11th, 7:00pm The Universal Zulu Nation and A New Black Arts Movement Present From Mother Afrika To NYC: Hip Hop Culture Across The Middle Passage Reception (with Food) 7:30pm Mama C. Urban Warrior in the African Bush Joanne Hershfield, 2012, 54 min. The film explores Charlotte O’Neal’s, aka Mama C’s, decade’s long project […]

We Cannot Live by Bread Alone: Texas Abusez Prisonerz with Denied Food and Bread and Water Dietz

Food is routinely used by US prison officials to summarily punish, torture, abuse and retaliate against prisoners. This happens with especial frequency in administrative segregation (solitary confinement) where prisoners are confined inside locked cells all day every day, and must have all meals delivered by guards. Under such circumstances we remain at guards’ total mercy […]

Cuba spurned FBI bid to swap Assata Shakur for Cuban Five

BY MAGGIE TROWE Former FBI Director Louis Freeh recently revealed that the agency tried unsuccessfully in 1998 to swap some or all of the Cuban Five for Assata Shakur, a former Black Panther who was granted political asylum in Cuba in 1984. In two interviews with the North Bergen, New Jersey, Record, Freeh demanded Cuba […]