A Letter to My Nephew

by James Baldwin January 1, 1962   James Baldwin’s thoughts on his nephew’s future—in a country with a terrible history of racism— first appeared in The Progressive magazine in 1962. Over 50 years later his words are, sadly, more relevant than ever.   Dear James: I have begun this letter five times and torn it […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

This monster – the monster they’ve engendered in me will return to torment its maker, from the grave, the pit, from the profoundest pit. Hurl me into the existance next existence, the descent into hell won’t turn me. I’ll crawl back to dog his rage trail forever. They won’t defeat my revenge. Never never. I’m […]

The ‘Eve Gene’ …”Scientifically, the black female is only organism that possesses the mitochondrial DNA having all variations possible for every different kind of human being on planet.” Inspired by Virgo Remy

  “Aren’t all the Abrahamic religious books just the victors versions, plagiarized from the spoils of Kemet ? Isn’t their development seen out of Kemet and toward present day through Auha Miser, the Zoroastrians and Hellenistic Romans? Are we being kept from recognizing the obvious scientific answer, to what is or who should be considered […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

From the earth hiz voice criez,no bomb can kill the dream i hold for freedom never diez   – From the ballard of Henry Moore by Langston Hughes This ballad was written by Mr. Langston Hughes Ballad of Harry Moore (Killed at Mims, Florida, on Christmas night, 1951) Florida means land of flowers. It was […]

Prisonerz and Politikz: from the San Quentin Six to Pelican Bay

September 23 – 518 Valencia Street – 7:30p California holds more prisoners than any other state while the U.S. incarcerates far more people than anywhere else on earth. During the 1960s and 1970s a political movement erupted among the imprisoned—Dan Berger’s new book Captive Nation takes us through that political history. We welcome Luis “Bato” […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

LONG LIVE THE DRAGON George Lester Jackson September 23, 1941 – August 21, 1971 This monster – the monster they’ve engendered in me will return to torment its maker, from the grave, the pit, from the profoundest pit. Hurl me into the next existence, the descent into hell won’t turn me. I’ll crawl back to […]