Queen Mother Assata Speakz w Democracy Now


“Affirmation” by Assata Shakur*

I believe in living. I believe in the spectrum of Beta days and Gamma people. I believe in sunshine. In windmills and waterfalls, tricycles and rocking chairs. And I believe that seeds grow into sprouts. And sprouts grow into trees. I believe in the magic of the hands. And in the wisdom of the eyes. […]

Assata Shakur and 2 other U.S. fugitivez guaranteed safety in Cuba despite U.S. demandz

Three American fugitives wanted for murder are guaranteed safety by Cuba – despite U.S. demanding they be brought back to serve justice Charles Hill is wanted for his role in the 1971 killing of a policeman in New Mexico Nehanda Abiodun is wanted for a string of killings and bank robberies the U.S.  and has has […]

Big Brutha Komrade Sundiata Acoli Denied Parole Again

By NICK RUMMELL TRENTON, N.J. (CN) – Convicted cop killer Sundiata Acoli was denied parole Tuesday by the New Jersey Supreme Court, which found that he never went before the full parole board as required by law. The state high court’s decision reversed a previous ruling by the New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division, which […]

New Movement Launchez To Get Tupac’z Father Mutulu Shakur Freed

(AllHipHop News) A new movement has begun to push to get Dr. Mutulu Shakur free from prison. In the past few weeks, there have been rampant rumors that Mutulu Shakur, 65, was already free, but that was not the case. His legal team will be arguing for his release at a hearing on April 4. […]

Free Em All: 50 Yearz Later, Black Pantherz Are Still Fighting for Freedom

by asha bandele …At its best the river of our struggle has moved consistently toward the ocean of humankind’s most courageous hopes for freedom and integrity, forever seeking what Black people in South Carolina said they sought in 1865: The right to develop our whole being. Vincent Harding It’s early on the Monday morning, post-snowmaggedon 2016, […]

Capitalism, Slavery, Racism and Imprisonment of People of Color Cannot Be Separated

Mark Karlin The punitive exception clause within the 13th amendment ushered in a system of neoslavery that continues to submit prisoners to conditions that amount to a collectivized situation of “living death” under the prison industrial complex. (Photo: Prison fence via Shutterstock) Slavery didn’t end; it evolved. That’s the powerful argument made in Slaves of the […]