Far too often the Black Freedom Movement of the 1950s and 1960s is reduced to a single individual — Martin Luther King, Jr. — or at most a few other men. But the movement was based on the involvement, dedication and sacrifice of thousands of people. Beyond the “Great Men” version of history, there were […]
TOMORROW: Saturday January 17, 2015 (2) “BIG” NYC Freedom Fighter Events For Our U.S. Government Captured PP/POW’s EVENT #1: (3:00pm ~ 7:00pm) “In the Tradition” 19th ANNUAL DINNER TRIBUTE to the FAMILIES of our PP/POWs Greetings Family, Nineteen years ago, many of you responded to the collective call that we honor the Families of our […]
A home in Atlanta, the Butler YMCA The Butler YMCA (1920) Date: Tue, 1894-01-16 The founding of the Butler Street YMCA in 1894 is celebrated in this date. Located in Atlanta, this facility was informally known as The Black City Hall of Atlanta. J.S. Brandon was the original planner with a group of young people […]
Our Nation was born in genocide when it embraced the doctrine that the original amerikan, the indian, was an inferior race- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Sponsored by the Martin Luther King, Jr. Coordinating Committee For more information: call 561-832-4682 Visit us online: http://www.mlkcc-1444.org Friday January 9, 6 p.m. Kick-off Reception Dr. MLK Jr. Landmark Memorial Sponsored by In Time Church of God in Christ Saturday January 10, 9 a.m. MLK—Urban League Basketball Salvation Army, Northwest Center 600 N. Rosemary Avenue […]
Contact: Labor Action To Free Mumia, 510-763-2347 (email@example.com) Website: http://www.laboractionmumia.org Date & Time: Friday, December 5, 2014 – 19:00 to 22:00 Location: La Pena Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley CA Cops vs Free Speech December 5th, 7 pm — $5 – $10 sliding scale Join the the Labor Action To Free Mumia Abu-Jamal, Prison […]
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By Douglas Williams A policeman rips the U.S.A. flag away from five-year old Anthony Quinn, having already confiscated his “No More Police Brutality Sign.” Jackson, Mississippi, 1965. Photo by Matt Herron. For all the talk of community and locality central to social justice rhetoric, people have been willing to believe that any sort of radicalism […]
On August 27, 2014, a CDC whistleblower, William W. Thompson, Ph.D., admitted his role in a massive coverup that has had devastating repercussions in African-American male babies (and possibly others) who were administered the MMR (Mumps, Measles, Rubella) vaccine according to CDC standards. A CDC study found that African American boys had a 340% increased […]
Mamie Till Mobley Memorial Foundation When breath leaves the body of our loved ones, their murders and the pain of their deaths remain in our hearts to continue the struggle. Related articles Mamie Till-Mobley We Pause to Remember – The Murder of Emmett Till Emmett Tills relative recalls turmoil after his murder Pastor […]