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Women suffer the brunt of violence; victims must be heard. Photo by Donna DeCesare

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Soledad Prison, California, 1971, photograph by Annie Liebovitz

We commend Ben & Jerry's for taking the brave step of aligning the company with the Black Lives Matter movement in ...

Stop and frisk: NYPD's 'broken windows' policing 'criminalizes' young black men | World news | The Guardian

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Books by George Jackson – best sellers when they were published – remain very popular with today's prisoners; but in California, possession of his books or ...

Chicana/o students walk-out in March 1968 at Lincoln High School

Black Panther 40th Reunion, 2006.

In the Greenwood Avenue district of Tulsa, Oklahoma was an exemplar of what a motivated African American middle class could accomplish.

Know your history: Understanding racism in the US | Black History | Al Jazeera

... of Understanding (MOUs) with a number of African ...

Original six members of the Black Panther Party (1966) Top left to right: Elbert "Big Man" Howard, Huey P. Newton (Defense Minister), Sherwin Forte, ...

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When asked what he thinks is the greatest misconception about him, he says a 2011 charge of violence against a former lover. He explains that they'd been ...

... entire world that I was justified in not placing myself amongst such cowards. Along the way I ran into the gang culture of the middle 1950s.

"Don't shoot" Howard University students powerful message of solidarity with the people of seeking and freedom from criminalization and dehumanization ...

... by the Hands off Venezuela campaign.

I remember the conversations hosted by LHT with Idris Ackamoor and others regarding regional Black theatrical institutions and Black arts programs ...

Correction: Jackson was killed on ...

While I had also learned in my reading that there were certain Africans who sold other Africans to slave catchers in Africa, and those slaves were sent ...

Rob Sloan, associate editor of Reason.com, writes: “[I]t doesn't strike me as fair to blame Parker or [Jean] Celestin, ['Birth of a Nation' co-writer], ...

Remembering Why We Must Remember the Holocaust

Firstly, it is creating true revolutionary cadres out of more and more lumpen. This is particularly true in the jails of California, ...

Here are more quotes from his two books; the first was the bestseller, Soledad Brother: the Prison ...

Jackson's prison letters he authored between 1964 and 1970 showcase him as a young man grappling with a cruel and unjust society towards the black youth. In ...

... port to Oakland City Hall. WHERE: Port of Oakland, take Adeline St. to portside of overpass. WHEN: 9 AM May 1st March to City Hall @ 10 AM for 11:30 AM ...

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soledad o'brien takes cbs host to school: black protestors deserve to survive “an interaction” with the police..e. by reese

Union workers at civil rights rally. Source: Digital Collections, UIC Library

In this morning's Star, Martin Regg Cohn observes that the same dynamic is at work that I experienced in the two above incidents, noting that parents ...

Lucía Sánchez Saornil, 1933

Angela Davis on the Prison Abolishment Movement, Frederick Douglass, the 40th Anniversary of Her Arrest and President Obama's First Two Years | Democracy ...

War on marijuana and disparate policing in communities of color must end

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What I meant when I said that #BlackLivesMatter

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Mid Morning in the Cities Soledad O'Brien The War Comes Home The New Battlefront

Congressional Black Caucus

Black disabled folks have been separated from the Black community since slavery

In Which The Globe And Mail Continues To Service Its Ideological Master

Full Speech: Legendary Activist Angela Davis at Women's March on Washington

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“Grandma, I've Been Shot” Said Girl Hurt In Gang Related Mass Shooting « CBS Miami

... and honoring some of the incredible ...

“War against the Panthers”: The Life and Works of Huey P. Newton, Founder of the Black Panther Party

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Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa hugs his sister, Marie Levin, for the first time in 31 years. For 31 years, he never felt a friendly touch.

Pete Rock Delivers Real AF Message To Starbucks: "This Has Gotten Under My Skin" – SOHH.com

A scene from “Tree,” playing at SF Playhouse Jan. 20-March 7. In tales ...

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... issued a proclamation honoring Elder for his work in the community ...

Avram Noam Chomsky and his wife Carol in 1949

... scene of criminal abuse

A sign on Greenway commemorating the groundbreaking of Guilford's 667th house on January 17, 1930

Society of Hispanic Historical and Ancestral Research

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The People's Plan for Boyle Heights (El Plan del Pueblo) English Version 2015 by East LA Community Corporation - issuu

We Are All Dominican, an activist group in New York City, ...

I'm so surprised that people dislike republican racist homophobic greed mongers who are owned

The cruel and unusual punishment of Herman Wallace

... conscious performers. Not only are we looking forward to celebrating this 20-year milestone but we are more importantly looking forward to honoring its ...

Neoliberalism and the fascist danger: A reply to some left critics

... Johnny Larry Spain, David Johnson, Fleeta Drumgo and Luis Talamantez became ...

Jonathan Jackson had tried to negotiate the release of the Soledad Brothers by kidnapping Judge Haley.

The Justice Department's incredibly damning report on Baltimore police, explained

Decoding history: A World War II Navajo Code Talker in his own words

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When ...

Internationally recognized psychiatrist, management consultant and author ...

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Monica Hong, an administrator of the Chinese-Costa Rican Cultural Center explains some of

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There may be more bikes in Chinatown than homeless people

Impromptu film screening at Burning Books.

... 'Our African brothers and sisters are ...

On July 8th, 1971, Angela Davis and George Jackson met in a holding cell beside a courtroom in the Marin Civic Center in the company of two attorneys and an ...

"In many ways you can say that the prison serves as an institution that consolidates the state's inability and refusal to address the most pressing social ...

I just hope Bay View sticks to their guns and ...

Wanky Classism: Behind VICE's Thug-Bashing Narrative

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Texas Public Policy Foundation's Vice President of Policy Chuck DeVore testified before California's Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review on January 30.

Her commitment to student engagements and community empowerment has been instrumental in helping her students become socially active members of their ...

Soledad Brothers George Jackson Funeral 1971

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Soledad O'Brien talks about the importance of women being seen as relevant in media during the Essence Festival. https://youtu.be/ab5lJQpweQI

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Dr. John Richard Porter in a lecture on Black History Month. Porter served as Pastor of the Christ United Methodist Church in Chicago's Englewood Community ...

The following article first published eleven years in June 2004 pertains to Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi, the legendary leader and alleged founder of Al Qaeda in ...

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