6 Movies About the Real Black Panthers to Watch After ‘Black Panther’

BY KHAL   Image via Getty/Jack Manning Contrary to the belief of some idiots on social media, Marvel’s Black Panther has nothing to do with the Black Panther Party. The first appearance of the Black Panther character in a comic book was in July of 1966, roughly five months before Bobby Seale and Huey Newton founded the Black Panther Party for Self Defense. That […]

Black Panther film fuels calls for release of jailed politikal activists

Sam Levin – February 16, 2018 Film serves as ‘opportunity to remind people of the real heroes of the Black Panthers’, says former party leader When he was released from prison in 2014, Sekou Odinga felt like he was falling from the sky into a foreign land. After 33 years behind bars, the former Black Panther party […]

SPECIAL FROM THE NEW YORK AMSTERDAM NEWS: ‘Panthers’ fiction, and the harsh Black Panther reality – By Nayaba Arinde

From The Desk Of Black Panther Veteran-Zulu Nation King Sadiki “Bro.Shep” Olugbala    NEWS YOU CAN USE! FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2018 ______________________________ ______________________________ ______________________________ ___ ‘Panthers’ fiction, and the harsh Black Panther reality Nayaba Arinde | 2/15/2018, 8:44 a.m. (Above) Former Black Panther Political Prisoner of War, Sekou Odinga   Sumptuous scenes and luscious garments quietly screaming African […]

‘We honor these politikal POWs’

By Anne Pruden Jan. 27 — The daughters of Russell Maroon Shoatz, Jericho visitors of Jalil Muntaqim, Sundiata Acoli’s attorney, the International Concerned Friends and Families of Mumia Abu-Jamal and others filled the hall at tonight’s 22nd Annual Dinner Tribute to the Families of Our Political Prisoners/POWs at the Unitarian Church of All Souls in Manhattan. […]

Revolutionary Left Radio: The Black Panther Party

~ NEW EPISODE ~ The Black Panther Party Revolutionary Left Radio: The Black Panther Party Authors of “When Theory Meets Practice: The Black Panther Party’s Brief but Unignorable Four Years in Boston”, Prasanna Rajaskearan and Joe Tache join Brett to discuss the history and… source: Revolutionary Left Radio: The Black Panther Party

Open Letter to the Community from Jalil A. Muntaqim

To:      Community-at-Large Fr:       Jalil A. Muntaqim Date:   January 15, 2018 Re:      Congratulations for Package Victory Dear Families and Friends: I would like to express my heartfelt appreciation for your hard work and determination to defeat the draconian Directive 4911A restrictions on incarcerated persons’ receipt of packages from family and friends. Back in my day, we […]

‘I have all the guns and money’: When a woman led the Black Panther Party

By DeNeen L. Brown Black Panther leader Elaine Brown (center) and founder Huey Newton stand atop a ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport to address a large crowd gathered to greet Newton on July 4, 1977.  (Jim Palmer/AP) At her command, the Black Panthers had been summoned to Oakland, Calif. It was August 1974, and […]

A poem written by Afeni Shakur from the Black Panther newspaper 1969

Support and Donate to a Release Campaign for PP Seth Hayes!

Great campaign done by Myaisha and Crystal Seth’s Daughter and Grand Daughter. Please donate if you can. Seth is an amazing human being whose many contributions to humanity can never be compensated for, but he should spend the rest of his life on the outside. For now, it is being asking that you all share […]

Maroon Transferred to SCI-Dallas

At 3:30 AM on December12th, Maroon was told to pack. He was on the road by 5am arriving at SCI-Dallas at 7:30pm. Sharon spoke with Maroon yesterday and he was doing very well. The reason given was that Maroon has a single cell status and there are no new single cells in at the new prison – SCI-Phoenix. Family and friends […]