A Tribute to Dr. Mutulu Shakur from Behind the Wall

By J. Jondhi Harrell (Kwame Tata Nganga Mbangala) in 2004 It is difficult to sit down and in a few words describe the impact that Dr. Mutulu Shakur (right) has on the lives of those around him. The many adjectives which I could use would be insufficient. Perhaps it would be best to simply try […]

Fund-raising effort for former Panther, politikal prisoner Chip Fitzgerald

Bgg brutha komrade Chip Fitzgerald haz been incarcerated for 47 yearz and now iz up for parole again in a few monthz. Chip needz our help to raise money for an attorney. Please support thiz freedom fighter. Dear Friends and Family of Political Prisoners – Chip Fitzgerald, one of the longest-held Black Panther political prisoners, […]

Mondo mourned

by Mumia Abu-Jamal He was born David Rice and, in his youth, he joined an offshoot of the Black Panther Party, a decision that would change his life’s trajectory. For, when he and another young man, Edward Poindexter, joined the National Committee to Combat Fascism (NCCF), they walked into the crosshairs of the state. The […]

Waposhitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa spoke about the evidence used against him

Waposhitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa discussed the evidence used against him Mary Loan Waposhitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa, former David Rice, died last month at the Nebraska State Penitentiary where he was serving a life sentence for a crime he said he did not commit. In the years before he died, Mondo granted a series […]

MXCC STMT ON THE PASSING OF BELOVED BPP POLITIKAL PRISONER ABDULLAH MAJID

THE MALCOLM X COMMEMORATION COMMITTEE PO BOX 380-122, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11238 718-512-5008  mxcc519@verizon.net “We have a common oppressor …Once we all realize that we have a common enemy, then we unite, on the basis of what we have in common…”  Malcolm X—Message to the Grass Roots April 4, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE! MALCOLM X COMM CMTE […]

Passing of Abdullah Majid

Abdul Majid, beloved son, father and grandfather and long held u.s. political prisoner, died today, Sunday, April 3, 2016. Abdul was imprisoned for more than three decades due to targeting by the FBI COINTELPRO program which sought to eliminate leaders of the Black Panther Party and other radical Black organizations. Abdul is well-known and respected […]

5 Minute Solidarity Action!

Sign the Petition to Free Robert Seth Hayes Robert Seth Hayes has been incarcerated since 1973. Like Mondo and Maroon, Seth was a victim of the FBI’s illegal COINTELPRO activities. Prior to his imprisonment, Seth worked in the Black Panther Party’s Free Breakfast for Children program. His knowledge of the effects of racism on the […]

Five Percenter Respondz to Islam as Liberation Theology

by Legion of United Struggle from Within March 2016 permalink Peace from the Gods! We salute the world with universal greetings of peace. We recognize the need for unity-criticism-unity. We only want to build upon the “actual facts” Wiawimawo built upon concerning Islam and New Afrikans. We have found that concerning so-called revolutionaries scientific approach […]

The Black Panther Party Turnz 50: We Take A Look Back At The Pantherz’ AfriKan Embassy

Front page of The Black Panther (August 9, 1969) Last month at the 50th Super Bowl, Beyoncé and her entourage of amazing dancers performed while wearing outfits that resembled the radical chic of the Black Panther Party: afros, berets, and leather—all black everything. The performance sparked condemnation, praise, and approximately fifty thousand articles on the […]

Revolutionary Socialism and the Black Panther Party

by Lamont Lilly Below is a slightly modified speech that I gave at the 50th Anniversary Tribute to the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense on February 27th at the Solidarity Center in Manhattan, NY. Organizers requested insight on how the Black Panther Party applied revolutionary socialist theory. This is my response. In January of 1971, […]