Revolutionary Daily Thought

“Our power knowz no limitz, yet we cannot find food for a starving child, or a home for a refugee. Our knowledge iz without measure and we build the weaponz that will destroy uz. We live on the edge of ourselvez, terrified of the darknezz within. We have harmed, corrupted and ruined, we have made […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

Doing time creates a demented darkness of my own imagination… Doing time does this thing to you. But of course you don’t do time. You do without it. Or rather, time does you. Time is a cannibal that devours the flesh of yours day by day, night by night.  — Leonard Peltier, Prison Writings: My […]

Black August: Beyond 34 yearz of resistance

August 9, 2013 by Shaka At-thinnen When the concept of Black August manifested in 1979, many thought it was simply a focus group protest growing out of the avoidable death of Khatari Gaulden on Aug. 1, 1978, in the San Quentin prison infirmary. Survival for Africans in California’s prison population of 20,000 inmates had to […]