Eyez Of The Rainbow – a documentary film with Assata Shakur

“Like most poor people in the United States, I have no voice. The Black press and the progressive media, as well as Black civil rights organizations, have historically played an essential role in the struggle for social justice. We should continue and expand that tradition. We should create media outlets that help to educate our […]

Effortz to Extradite Black Panther Leader Intensify

From New Frank Talk: Former political prisoner and member of the Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army, Assata Shakur is still being aggressively perused by her former captors, over three decades after her escape from prison. In their newest attempt to imprison Assata Shakur, New Jersey Attorney General Anne Milgram and State Police Superintendent […]

Rest in Power Mabel Williamz – Servicez in Detroit Friday and in Monroe Sunday & Monday

  Services for Mabel Williams will be held in Detroit and Monroe, NC: In Detroit services will be held Friday April 25th at Saint Paul AME Church – Family Hour from 2-2:30 and the Funeral will be at 2:30pm. In Monroe – The viewing will be at the Harris Funeral Home – Sunday April 27th […]

Reminder – Hands Off Assata – Eyes of the Rainbow – SF, Thursday, August 8, 7pm

The California Coalition for Women Prisoners and The Freedom Archives present Eyes of the Rainbow Thursday, August 8th, 7pm 518 Valencia Street $10 donation, no one turned away Eyes of the Rainbow, the 1997 classic film about Black revolutionary leader Assata Shakur, is directed by Cuban filmmaker, Gloria Rolando. The film visits with Assata in […]

Sister Assata: This Is What American History Looks Like

I  don’t know why, given where we are with dronefare,  but I didn’t expect  the man making the announcement about Assata Shakur being the first  woman “terrorist” to appear on the FBI’s most wanted list to be black.   That was a blow.  I was reminded of the world of  “trackers” we  sometimes get glimpses of in history […]

FBI calls political exile Assata Shakur a ‘terrorist’

source url:  http://sfbayview.com/2013/fbi-calls-political-exile-assata-shakur-a-terrorist/ by Laura Savage The federal government is at it again! They have placed the legendary Black Panther leader, Assata Shakur, on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorist list. Yes, you read correctly: terrorist. Shakur has been living in political exile in Cuba since 1984 after her escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility for Women in […]

Published on May  5, 2013 Assata Shakur in Her Own Words|HANDS OFF ASSATA !!! http://www.scribd.com/doc/139590109/A…

Assata Shakur: Understanding the politicz behind the FBI’z new attack

Hands off Assata—she is not a terrorist! By Eugene Puryear May 4, 2013 Assata Shukur in Cuba, where she has lived since 1984 after being granted political asylum by the Cuban government On May 2, the Federal Bureau of Investigation suddenly announced that they had placed Assata Shakur on its “Most Wanted Terrorists” list, making her the first woman to […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

“I am a Black revolutionary woman, and because of this i have been charged with and accused of every alleged crime in which a woman was believed to have participated. The alleged crimes in which only men were supposedly involved, i have been accused of planning. They have plastered pictures alleged to be me in post […]