Mumia Abu-Jamal on Black Panther Party (BPP)

‘We Want Freedom’ By John Steffin   This past fall marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party. To celebrate the occasion, Common Notions, a publishing house in Brooklyn, N.Y., republished Mumia Abu-Jamal’s acclaimed history of this revolutionary organization. At a time when white supremacy is emboldened and capitalism is in […]

Former BPP memberz say, ‘NO! In the name of humanity we refuse to accept a fascist Amerika’

by former members of Black Panther Party Joe Veale and Terry Cotton We former members of the Black Panther Party call upon ALL former members – and ALL people – to sign and ACT on the Call from RefuseFascism.org which appeared in the Jan. 4 edition of the New York Times and the following week […]

From Mumia to Peltier, US Politikal Prisonerz Still Locked Up

(fyi – many of these people are state prisoners and are not under federal jurisdiction. Campaigns to free them focus on those states.) Black activist Mumia Abu-Jamal and Indigenous activist Leonard Peltier | Photo: Wikimedia Commons Many members of the Black Panthers and New Afrika party remain behind bars, some under dubious circumstances. In the […]

What We Can Learn from the Black Panther Party Today

by  Julianne Malveaux  Julianne Malveaux says too many, including our leaders, have taken the “go along to get along” approach, forgetting that sometimes getting along is not enough. (file photo) Matthew “Peanut” Johnson was 16 years-old when San Francisco police officer Alvin Johnson killed him. The unarmed teen was said to have been fleeing a […]

Book~’Black August: Politikal Prisonerz in Struggle’

From: Carolina, who works with Amigos de Mumia in Mexico Contact Info: espirales@riseup.net Hi to all, This is just to let you know that I’ve published an updated version of my book, Agosto Negro: presas y presos políticos en pie de lucha (Black August: Political prisoners in struggle). A gesture of solidarity with the Black Liberation Struggle, […]

Dr. Mutulu Shakur – It iz time for hiz release

Dr. Mutulu Shakur has been a federal prisoner since 1986. He has been denied parole eight times, has taken full responsibility for his actions, has served as a force for good and anti-violence throughout his decades of incarceration, is an elder and has multiple health complications, has a loving family that needs him, and upon […]

The Black Panther Party For Self Defense (BPP)

There’s a time to party and a time to form a party…. Original six Black Panthers (November, 1966) Top left to right: Elbert “Big Man” Howard; Huey P. Newton (Defense Minister), Sherman Forte, Bobby Seale (Chairman). Bottom: Reggie Forte and Little Bobby Hutton (Treasurer). Black Panther Party for Self-Defense http://www.blackpanther.org/ Party Platform http://www.stanford.edu/group/blackpanthers/history.shtml Party Vision […]

THE REVOLUTION HAZ COME!

  This week we bring you a special sedition on the anniversary of one of the most bad-ass and sophisticated revolutionary organizations in the United Snakes… The Black Panther Party. If you love our reports, consider making a donation We kick things off by setting the stage in AmeriKKKa during a time of weekly riots […]

Sometimez!… Chairman Fred Hampton Jr.

Sometimes I say with all the shit that the Cubs have to deal with… Trumped up cases, ‘Smiling faces’. Agent provocateurs, Prison Tours, Lack of a Community Space, in other words a Mothafuckin’ Base! Distinguishing from simple mistakes to that which is being orchestrated by the state. State Sanctioned Slander to questionable mothafuckahs just popping […]