Time: May 19, 2018 all day Location: Ferncliff Cemetery Organized By: Malcolm X Commemoration Committee 93 YEARS OF MALCOLM X! THE ANNUAL PILGRIMAGE TO THE GRAVESITE OF MALCOLM X AND MORE! On Saturday, May 19th, the world will come to New York to observe the 93rd birth anniversary of Malcolm X! The central activity for that historic observation will be […]
Source: 12 Nineteenth Century Biographies of Toussaint L’Ouverture
On May 2, 2013, the FBI placed Assata Shakur, now living in Cuba, on its Most Wanted Terrorists list, which has included the likes of Osama Bin Laden and other Al Quaeda figures, some of whom were executed by drones. This was the day after the State Department was due to release its list of […]
http://mutulushakur.com/site/ Dr. Mutulu Shakur – It is time for his release – see below to write a letter supporting his parole! Dr. Mutulu Shakur has been a federal prisoner since 1986. He has been denied parole eight times, has taken full responsibility for his actions, has served as a force for good and anti-violence throughout […]
January 12, 1948 – February 17th, 2001 Gone but never forgotten.
On this day in 1818, American writer and abolitionist Frederick Douglass chose to mark his birthday. Born into slavery around this date under the name Frederick Bailey in Tuckahoe, Maryland, Douglass fled to New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1836 and went on to establish himself as one of his generation’s leading minds.
To: Community-at-Large Fr: Jalil A. Muntaqim Date: January 15, 2018 Re: Congratulations for Package Victory Dear Families and Friends: I would like to express my heartfelt appreciation for your hard work and determination to defeat the draconian Directive 4911A restrictions on incarcerated persons’ receipt of packages from family and friends. Back in my day, we […]
BY ISMAIL AKWEI Congolese politician Patrice Lumumba after he was captured by soldiers under the command of Joseph Mobutu in 1960 Congolese politician and first Prime Minister of the independent Democratic Republic of Congo Patrice Emery Lumumba was assassinated on this day in 1961 at the age of 36. Today marks 57 years after his death […]
by Michael Coard A bibliophile is “a collector or lover of books.” And although the title of this week’s column uses that word properly, it’s not as precise as it could be. And that’s because the subject of this article is much more than a bibliophile. Along with being a collector and lover of […]
Jalil has taken the time to compose the African American History curriculum he was teaching when he was thrown into the hole. This is incredible in-depth history with perspectives for today’s struggle! Please take the time to read A PRIMER #1, A PRIMER #2, A PRIMER #3and A PRIMER #4 of this History. If you are an educator, please consider […]