The New Black Maroonz to Amerika: “We Quit!”

Just as slave runaways made common cause with Native Americans in resistance to white settlers, U.S. Blacks should reciprocate the solidarity offered by Cuba, Venezuela and Palestinians, as well as providing whatever assistance is possible to progressive and revolutionary forces in Africa. However, “the task of political disengagement” from the rigged U.S. process “demands assurance […]

The 16 Black Pantherz Still Behind Barz

What iz wrong here fam. We need these Elderz back on the streetz. Colorlines Screenshot of Black Panther Party Members, taken from Okayplayer’s Instagram on October 15, 2015  In this informal census ColorLines.com presents the names of those who are still in prison, who were recently released and who died while incarcerated. One of the […]

Book Review: Tania La Guerrillera Y La Epopeya Suramericana Del Che

by Ehecatl of United Struggle from Within                 permalink Tania La Guerrillera Y La Epopeya Suramericana Del Che (“Tania: Undercover with Che Guevara in Bolivia” is the title of the English translation) Ulises Estrada Ocean Press 2005 Mention the name Che Guevara virtually anywhere in the world and images […]

Songz to Remember Fidel and the Cuban Revolution

Ecuadorean artists pay tribute to Fidel Castro outside the Ecuadorean Cultural House in Quito, Ecuador, Nov. 27, 2016. | Photo: Facebook / Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana On the first ever anniversary of the Cuban Revolution without Fidel Castro, what better way to mark it than with music? Tributes to Fidel Castro poured in from […]

Fidel Without Illusionz

by Patrick Iber  Fidel Castro speaking in Havana, 1978 (Marcelo Montecino / Flickr) In death, as in life, Fidel Castro has the world’s attention. In the week since his passing, the nature of his legacy has been as fiercely debated. Most conservatives remember him as little more than a tyrant. But even on the left there […]

In fighting against apartheid, Cuba defended “the most beautiful cause of mankind”

By Piero Gleijeses The passing of Fidel Castro at 90 years of age provided opponents of the Cuban Revolution with an opportunity to pick up their ideological mantra in favour of some abstract notion of democracy, while ignoring the Revolution’s social achievements and human development. But Cuba’s foreign policy has also been of a remarkable […]

Sundiata Acoli – ‘They are determined to bury him alive’

BY MICHAEL Z. MUHAMMAD While the passing of Fidel Castro shed light on revolutionary Assata Shakur who lives in exile in Cuba, it also sheds light on the case of Sundiata Acoli who was arrested with Ms. Shakur.  He’s spent more than four decades behind bars even though he was eligible for parole in 1992.  […]

Telling liez about Fidel

by Marc Norton The death of Fidel Castro, for those of us living in the belly of the beast, has meant being forced to endure non-stop lies and hypocrisy from the mass media about Fidel. According to our “free press,” Fidel was a “brutal dictator” who would not allow “democratic” elections like we have here. […]

Who Are Those ‘Gusanoz’ Who Celebrated Fidel’z Death?

In a grotesque display of insensitivity, some Cubans in Miami celebrated the death of revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, carrying “Trump / Pence” signs, hoping to “Make Cuba Great Again” by destroying the Cuban Revolution and bringing back the racism, neocolonialism and fascism of the Batista dictatorship. “Gusanos,” or worms is the term Fidel used to […]

MXCC Stmt of Condolencez, Solidarity-Fidel!

THE MALCOLM X COMMEMORATION COMMITTEE PO BOX 380-122, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11238 718-512-5008  mxcc519@verizon.net “We have a common oppressor, a common exploiter, and a common discriminator…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 December 3, […]