Melvin Dickson, 77

by CHARLES AIKEN   A celebration of the life of Black Panther revolutionary Mel Dickson was held December 8th at Met West High School at 314 E. 10th Street, Oakland. A celebration of the life of Black Panther revolutionary Mel Dickson was held Dec. 8, 2018, at Met West High School at 314 E. 10th Street […]

COMPLETE FILM SCHEDULE: THE 10TH ANNUAL BLACK PANTHER PARTY FILM FESTIVAL

September 28th-29th, October 5th- 6th Presented by the Black Panther Party Commemoration Committee Dedicated to Point #10 of Black Panther Party 10 Point Platform & Program We Want Land, Bread, Housing, Education, Clothing, Justice and Peace. Below you will find some of the work we have been doing to enhance the Revolutionary Spirit of the Black […]

Use Your Observation

by a California prisoner      permalink A revolution Our only solution Of freeing us of Media’s pollution From teachers To preachers To what’s taught In classes Are intended To neutralize the masses We must be open minded And not be blinded By believing Everything we’re told Evaluate the situation Do not rely On your education […]

Prisons Use Solitary Confinement to Silence Strikers Nationwide—But Their Voices Have Been Heard

In commemoration of the Attica Uprising 47 years earlier, incarcerated organizers chose yesterday as the final day of the nearly three-week-long National Prison Strike that began on August 21. The … Source: Prisons Use Solitary Confinement to Silence Strikers Nationwide—But Their Voices Have Been Heard

Dismantle the Pipeline: A Review of Susan Anglada Bartley’s ‘A Different Vision: A Revolution Against Racism in Public Education’ (Luminare Press) | David Gilbert

by David Gilbert School was always a breeze for me. “Correct English” came naturally–it was the way people spoke at home. As for social studies, I was well-versed in the mythology of American democracy that masqueraded as “history.” My parents instilled confidence that I could excel at science and math, which they saw as a […]

Parole Letters for Dr. Mutulu Shakur

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PAROLE LETTER FOR DR. MUTULU SHAKUR 1.         Describe why you believe he deserves the chance for parole, such as positive activities while incarcerated such as education and mentoring other inmates, as well as his positive attitude. 2.         Mention if there is any specific way(s) you intend to provide support once he is granted […]

What Students Are Taught About Slavery

 by Jacob Sugarman  ALTERNET Just eight percent of American high school seniors can identify the cause of the Civil War; less than a third (32 percent) know which amendment abolished slavery in the U.S.; and fewer than half (46 percent) know that the “Middle Passage” refers to the harrowing voyage across the Atlantic undertaken by Africans kidnapped […]

J Dilla – H Rap Brown (Politics and education)

Consciousness of Mind (.c0M), a collection the of past centuries’ greatest words, from speeches to poetry strategically mastered over all genres of instrumentals; instrumentals ranging from hip-hop to classical