Abu-Jamal on Obama, Ferguson, and How Afrikan-Amerikanz ‘Live in Hell’

“Oppression abroad gives rise to oppressions at home,” Abu-Jamal tells Sputnik in his first exclusive interview following a stint in solitary confinement. America’s most famous “political prisoner” argues that the plight of African-Americans has only gotten worse under President Obama. Activist and journalist Mumia Abu-Jamal was convicted of the 1981 murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner […]

Malcolm X’z challenge to mass incarceration

by Dan Berger The black power leader warned that America was a racist prison state. Fifty years after his death, it still is Fifty years ago today, assassins killed black power activist Malcolm X during a speech to the Organization for Afro-American Unity at New York City’s Audubon Ballroom. Although they ended the life of […]

How Many European Women Have Life Insurance Policiez On United Statez Prisonerz

  An increase in European women visiting death row inmates has been brought to the forefront. Additionally, there is an increase in these women visiting state and federal prisons. It is said that many of these women are marrying prisoners and placing life insurance on inmates. Especially those facing capital murder. We will discuss this […]

Yes, ISIS Burned a Man Alive: White Amerikanz Did the Same Thing to Black People by the Many Thousandsz

  by Chauncey DeVega? ISIS burned Muadh al Kasasbeh, a captured Jordian fighter pilot, to death. They doused him with an accelerant. His captors set him on fire. Muadh al Kasasbeh desperately tried to put out the flames. ISIS recorded Muadh al Kasasbeh’s immolation, produced a video designed to intimidate their enemies, and then circulated it online. ISIS’s burning alive of Muadh al […]

Vigil for Leonard Peltier takez place amid growing calls for clemency

Calls for clemency for Leonard Peltier are coming from Canada and the United States, and from around the world. Toronto (04 Feb. 2015) http://nupge.ca/content/12088/vigil-leonard-peltier-takes-place-amid-growing-calls-clemency On February 6, the 22nd Annual Traditional Prayer Vigil and Feast Calling for the Freedom of Leonard Peltier is taking place at Toronto’s COUNCIL FIRE Native Cultural Centre (click here for the poster). This year’s event is […]

Pacifica Radio Archivez Findz Only Surviving Recording of Dec 1964 King Speech

  On December 7th, 1964, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave an hour-long speech at Temple Hall in London, on his way to Oslo to claim his Nobel Peace Prize. It was a time of intense transformation in the United States, months after the passage of the Civil Rights Act, and months before […]

Birzeit studentz hold solidarity event with Black struggle in US

  (Phantina Sholi) By Alex Shams   BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Nearly 100 students at Birzeit University in the central West Bank on Wednesday took part in a solidarity event with the African-American community in the United States in the wake of spiraling rates of deadly police violence there. Entitled, “Similar Struggles: Racism in Palestine and […]

SF – October 16 – 7pm – Freedom Archivez Celebratez 15 Yearz

Please join us in celebrating 15 years of radical political history, culture and activism with music and community The Freedom Archives Anniversary Celebration Thursday, October 16th – Doors 6:30 – Program 7pm African American Art & Culture Complex 762 Fulton Street, San Francisco Featuring Tarika Lewis & the Youth Ensemble and Rico Pabon with live […]

On Thiz Day in History (our story)

Blacks admitted to serve in the Union Navy US Monitor 1862 Date: Wed, 1861-09-25 On this date in 1861, The Union Navy admitted Blacks for military service for the first time, almost a year before the army opened its ranks. Some former slaves risked their lives to enlist, swimming or rowing boats from plantations to […]

Harvey Arden on Leonard Peltier~~20-min fiery free audio talk

Harvey Arden explains “Who Is Leonard Peltier?” in 20-minute fiery audio [Peltier segment starts at minute 24…move time dial to 24 min. or LISTEN TO IT ALL!!] {Katrina is a passionate host] http://www.blogtalkradio.com/thecommunityjournalradio/2014/09/12/community-radio-building-strong-communities-one-person-at-a-time-1 For hand-signed copies of Harvey’s books Leonard see http://www.haveyouthought.com   Related articles Incident at Oglala: The Leonard Peltier Story – FULL MOVIE […]