What Today’z Artist-Activistz Can Learn From the Black Pantherz, 50 Yearz On

By Chloe Veltman, KQED If you want to get a sense of how art goes hand in hand with political activism, spend a little time with Emory Douglas and Ericka Huggins. As “Minister of Culture” and a lead graphic artist for the Panthers, Douglas created striking images for the party’s weekly newspaper, like a famous ink […]

Activistz Call for an End To Prison Slavery at LA Men’z Jail

  (KPFK News – Los Angeles) More than a hundred prisoner rights activists are taking part in a prisoner solidarity action outside of Men’s Central Jail in downtown LA. The national prisoner’s strike coincides with the 45th anniversary of the Attica Prison Rebellion. Organizers say possibly tens of thousands of prisoners, invisible to society, are […]

State Prisonz Institute New Censorship Rulez

  Prisoners and prisoners’ rights advocates say the new regulations could result in bans on newspapers, magazines, letters, and inmate writings. By Toshio Meronek Last year, about 30,000 inmates staged a hunger strike in California prisons to protest subpar living conditions and the use of long-term solitary confinement. In response, the California Department of Corrections […]

Gunz made civil rightz possible: Breaking down the myth of nonviolent change

A crucial part of the struggle’z been forgotten: how armed self-defense protected activistz from white supremacistz Charles E. Cobb Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr., speaks at a Selma, Ala., church in January 1965. (Credit: AP) Excerpted from “This Nonviolent Stuff’ll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible” We who believe in […]

Uhuru Radio’s – coming soon!

Live Video Live Audio Donate by phone 1-800-420-5593 1-727-821-6620 Why Give? Schedule <!–— Donate Equipment — Thank You Gifts Program Schedule U.S. Eastern Time Saturday, April 6 9:00 am Caribbean Forum 11:00 am African People’s Socialist Party 1:00 pm Burning Spear Media Showcase 3:00 pm Africa International » Detailed Schedule Sunday, April 7 10:00 am […]

Letter from Abdullah Majid regarding Amsterdam News article on Assata Shakur

greetings all,  as requested by POW Abdullah Majid, please circulate this far and wide…thanks…Peace…dequi To: Glen Townes; Reporter N.Y. Amsterdam News Re: Article dated 3/1-7/12; 5 Million on the head of fugitive Assata Shakur               Mr. Townes,   I am writing you in regards to an article which your name is appended to concerning […]

Soledad Brothers News

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