ICONIC: BLACK PANTHER CHICAGO UPDATE | OPENING WEEKEND

Please see below for BLACK PANTHER PARTY update on the Opening weekend of ICONIC,  along with a link to the  First Press Release and SEPIA Collective Newsletter. –>Please subscribe to and share the newsletter, and follow us on instagram and facebook, where most of our social media push will be centered.<– ICONIC BLACK PANTHER FINE ART EXHIBITION OPENING WEEKEND  (BLACK PANTHERS AND […]

How H. Rap Brown Forecast the Future of Black Power

by  Dr. Matthew Quest From 1967-1971, H Rap Brown (now Imam Jamil Al-Amin ), native of Baton Rouge Louisiana, distinguished himself in how he foretold the future of the Black Power movement and clarified the questions we should be asking about where African American politics and anti-racist politics were headed. His deeper contributions to politics are obscure to most perhaps as […]

Update, Update, Update! Calling all Cubs and Children of Struggle!

**All Cubs who want to participate on the Planning Committee should arrive at 8PM for a CUB only planning meeting. ** Panther Cub K’sisay Sadiki will grace us with her live one woman performance “My First Born”  “My First Born” is an intimate collection of performance art… The life of Ksisay Sadiki, daughter of Black Panthers, one […]

Interview with Kevin Rashid Johnson (58:19)

https://www.prisonradio.org/sites/default/files/audio/uploads/KevinRashidJohnsonInterview_1.mp3?download=1

Fallen Champions of the BPP

“I believe in the Black Panther Party; we failed because we took God out. I beg you not to do the same thing. If you take God out, you’re not going anywhere except to jail. You’re going to be killed, or you’re going to stay angry.”           Assata Shakur: From “Look for Me […]

What Real Radicals Think About the FBI Hunting ‘Black Identity Extremists’

A veteran Black Panther and younger activist on a young man being labeled a terrorist threat, and why it’s never been easy to fight racism. Photo by David William Turner/VICE Last October, Foreign Policy leaked a report from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that examined a novel perceived threat to American security: not white supremacists, not anti-abortion […]

COMPLETE FILM SCHEDULE: THE 10TH ANNUAL BLACK PANTHER PARTY FILM FESTIVAL

September 28th-29th, October 5th- 6th Presented by the Black Panther Party Commemoration Committee Dedicated to Point #10 of Black Panther Party 10 Point Platform & Program We Want Land, Bread, Housing, Education, Clothing, Justice and Peace. Below you will find some of the work we have been doing to enhance the Revolutionary Spirit of the Black […]

‘The Global Imagination of 1968: Revolution and Counterrevolution’

by Shaka Zulu We are struggling with how best to marshal our revolutionary forces – how best to raise the political temperature of cadre and oppressed people alike – in a society as fascist as Mussolini’s Italy was. Organizations, groups and collectives are rightfully confused because they have an incorrect political understanding of the nature […]

Learn from the Revolutionary Legacy of the Black Panther Party

by a Wisconsin prisoner August 2018        permalink   As I first stumbled out of the haze of unconsciousness and began to see the true structure of society and the world, as I began to understand what drove and supported the political socio-economic forces, it was inevitable that I would be influenced by the […]

Beautiful Struggle: The Iconicity of Cuban Hip-Hop And Political Exile Nehanda Abiodun

Written By Marjua Estevez https://players.brightcove.net/5428592013001/default_default/index.html?videoId=5834958814001   Nehanda Isoke Abiodun, née Cheri Laverne Dalton, was just 10 years old when she joined the picket lines. Columbia University in the ’60s was taking over her neighborhood park to build a gym for alumni and students. “Those of us who lived in the community had no access to the […]