Root or Ruth?

A powerful essay by Shoola Oyindamola (Based on Sojourner Truth’s speech in 1851 — Ain’t I a Woman?) A Black woman should be given the freedom to choose if she wants to fight mainly for racial equality or gender fairness or for both. Although racial discrimination has reduced tremendously in the 21st Century, questions arise on why […]

the White Man’z guilt

  James Baldwin, “Unnameable Objects, Unspeakable Crimes” I HAVE OFTEN WONDERED, AND IT IS NOT A PLEASANT wonder, just what white Americans talk about with one another. I wonder this because they do not, after all, seem to find very much to say to me, and I concluded long ago that they found the color […]

“I Believe in the Lawz of Nature”

If u have never heard or read Anna Mae Aquash ‘z statement to the Kourt of South Dakota. She speakz truth to power.  Thiz iz a recommended read to be read again and again. If at all possible gain some rightouz revolutionary knowledge… Anna Mae Aquash Statement to the Court of South Dakota September, 1975 […]

How Albert Woodfox Survived Solitary

As one of the Angola 3, he was in isolation longer than any other American. Then he came home to face his future. by  Rachel Aviv “What does it feel like to be free?” Woodfox asked. “How do you want me to know how it feels to be free?”Photograph by Mark Hartman for The New […]

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 […]

The Nat Turnerz of the 21st century

credits:  Nlcatp.org/  by Ama Biney The new film on the former slave, Nat Turner, whilst deeply flawed should inspire people to find out more about this historical heroic figure, beyond populist narratives. More importantly, his legacy of revolt should inspire the generation of Black Lives Matter to struggle against new forms of domination in our capitalist, […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

The Moment We Are In (8:27) Mumia Abu-Jamal & Noelle Hanrahan The Birth of a Rebel  (2:07) Mumia Abu-Jamal Decades of Inspiration – Mumia (2:07) Khalfani Malik Khaldun Bay View Censorship (2:55) Peter Murukia Family Day Program Fails to Deliver (3:25) Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall White Supremacist Controlling the White House (2:37) Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall Class […]

INTERNATIONAL REVOLUTIONARY DAY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE!!      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE!! Contact: James Smith Phone: 773-256-9451 Email: We_Ride@aol.com INTERNATIONAL REVOLUTIONARY DAY   (Chicago, Illinois) –December 4, 2016 –The Annual International Revolutionary Day (IRD) commemorating the life of Chairman Fred Hampton of the Illinois Chapter Black Panther Party, and Defense Captain Mark Clark will begin 12:00 noon at 2337 W. Chairman […]