How racism makez uz sick

  Why does race matter so profoundly for health? David R. Williams developed a scale to measure the impact of discrimination on well-being, going beyond traditional measures like income and education to reveal how factors like implicit bias, residential segregation and negative stereotypes create and sustain inequality. In this eye-opening talk, Williams presents evidence for […]

10 Mind Boggling Facts About African Education Before Europeans Arrived

AFRICAN KNOWLEDGE WAS NOT ONLY PASSED DOWN ORALLY. The notion that ancient African education was oral and not written is only a myth. In his book, “Reversing Sail: A History of the African Diaspora,” Dr. Michael Gomez, an author and professor of history and Middle Eastern and Islamic studies at New York University, declares that, […]

What happened at Vaughn prison?

At Vaughn prison and elsewhere, we should demand transparency and stand with the inmates who dare to affirm their humanity. by Heather Ann Thompson On Feb. 1, scores of men in Delaware’s largest prison, the Vaughn Correctional Center, took over one of the buildings in their facility. The prison, built in 1971 and known for […]

Thiz new video comparez Donald Trump’z platform to the Black Panther Party’z

 BY ALYXANDRA GOODWIN      Unfortunately, we should now accept that Donald Trump will be President of the United States come January 20, 2017 (over a month later I’m still experiencing some disbelief in this truth). But what I won’t accept are his disingenuous attempts to be inclusive and to work for Black people. Some folks […]

The History of Education az Colonial Apologist: A Marxist Critique

The three interrelated premises of historical development (i.e. the satisfaction of needs, the creation of new needs, and with them, the growth of the size and complexity of society), for Marx and Engels, are universal aspects of history that always exist despite mode of production, mode of cooperation, or degree and form of productive development. […]

At historik Black Pantherz school, Black teacherz were key to student succezz

  Gregory Lewis holds up a childhood photograph of himself campaigning for Bobby Seale. Lewis, who now works as a lawyer in downtown Oakland, attributes the Oakland Community School with much of his success. by Cassady Rosenblum In 1973, the Black Panther Party opened an elementary school in an old church on International Boulevard. At its […]

By Any Meanz Necessary

by a Maryland prisoner                                        permalink My opinion on how we should decide what tactics to use in our present day struggle is simple. First off, we must educate one another about past struggles that have a […]

4 MOVEMENTZ / 12 MOMENTZ IN THE LIFE OF AN EX-SLAVE

photo by Alex Lear   4 MOVEMENTS /  12 MOMENTS IN THE LIFE OF  AN EX-SLAVE Long Live Assata! 1.1 I’m not afraid to die but I am afraid I’m going to die. Afraid that, outside of a grave, there will not be one square inch of earth on which I can reside; afraid that […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

INTELLIGENCE MUST BE DEFINED IN TERMS OF THE DEGREE IN WHICH IT SOLVES YOUR PROBLEMS! The nature of education today prepares you to solve THEIR PROBLEMS and not your own. That’s why you study THEIR books, you go to THEIR schools, you learn THEIR information, THEIR language, THEIR styles, THEIR perceptions, so when you come […]