Branchez of the Tree of Life: The Collected Poemz of Abiodun Oyewole

  BRANCHES OF THE TREE OF LIFE is the first comprehensive volume of poems by Abiodun Oyewole, many of them never before published. Oyewole’s poems are powerful, often political, always lyrical and profoundly moving. Over the course of his forty year career and his long affiliation with The Last Poets, Oyewole is one of several […]

‘Notez from an Elder: Response against Police Terror’

As I watch the march of history the forces of resistance are rising to meet the present challenges of police terror. The question is will demonstrations be enough? The outbreak of civilian demonstrations and acts of civil disobedience even in the face of outright military state mobilization has forced corporate media to stubbornly try to […]

Self Determination Iz The Key To Our Struggle

“When African people in America talk about nationalism, we are often charged with being racists or anti-white. However, the historical record demonstrates clearly that nationalism has been the primary method by which every national/ethnic group has achieved and maintains power.” In order for the African Community in America to continue our fight for self-determination and […]

Why White America Fearz Black Liberation Theology

LIBERATION Why White America Fears Black Liberation TheologyFor 6 yearsAfromerica has promoted the theory of Black Nationalism, the original doctrine of the new Black Liberation Theology. Recently, through the media montages of Rev. Jeremiah Wright have we learned that America fears the words he speak and the concept behind those words, which is a form […]

FREE MUMIA – East Bay, CA

If you’re not familiar with Mumia’s case, he is a political activist and journalist who was framed for killing a police officer in 1981. Learn more: http://www.FreeMumia.com Ta

Talking Nonsense Solvez No Problemz: Reply to an Open Response Letter Allegedly Written by the Amazonz-August Collective and NAPLA to the New Afrikan Black Panther Party (NABPP-PC)

The following is an essay Kevin “Rashid” Johnson just sent me and asked me to post. -k I recently received an “open letter” purporting to be from the Amazons-August 3rd Collective (AA3) and New Afrikan Peoples Liberation Army (NAPLA), which claims to respond to an article I wrote elaborating the New Afrikan Black Panther Party-Prison Chapter’s […]

The Brilliant Dr. Mutulu Shakur (Pt. 1 – 3)

IN THIS PERIOD, IS THE PRISON/INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX -BY VIRTUE OF THE PRISON SYSTEM’S HISTORICAL ROLE IN REPRESSION -AN EXTENTION OF OUR STRUGGLE, AND IF SO, WHAT ARE THE INSTRUMENTS OF INTERNATIONAL LAW THAT PROTECT POLITICAL Sources indicate three(3) categories of International Law that will support the certification of P.P.P’s these being namely:

Gramsci, Black Panthers and Revolutionary Hip Hop

Gramsci, Black Panthers and Revolutionary Hip Hop Challenging a Culture of DominationGramsci, The Blacks Panthers and Revolutionary Hip HopHarmony Goldberg, Donna Murch Shahid Stover This panel discussion will build upon the Marxist notion of praxis (conscious political and creative active) as seen through the lens of Italian philosopher Antonio Gramsci, the development of the Black […]