When a whole people undergo … separation from their historical past, they invariably become easy prey to those who want to use them, because not having any historical record to fall back on, they have nothing to compare things to.” – Russell ‘Maroon Shoatz
Our mission is to do the work…Build power by building institutions, serve people, (re)educate the mind to cultivate a revolutionary consciousness, establish hope & peace by meeting people where they are at, develop allies who support Black liberation, transform predators into protectors, be collectively self-sufficient, develop a cadre of leaders/neighbor organizers that can work closely […]
‘Freedom is not something that anybody can be given. Freedom is something people take, and people are as free as they want to be.’ –James Baldwin
“Hide nothing from the masses of our people. Tell no lies. Expose lies whenever they are told. Mask no difficulties, mistakes, failures. Claim no easy victories.” – Amilcar Cabral
The national liberation of a people iz the regaining of the historical personality of that people. Amilcar Cabral
Why are people afraid of Black Pride ?
“The world iz a dangerouz place to live, not because of the people who do evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.” – Albert Einstein