The Hidden Seed of Racism

.Originally posted on WiPoKuLi: Modern racism is closely combined with class rule, Capitalism, Imperialism and the old concept of “divide and rule”. It is designed to separate exploited and oppressed people and playing one against the other. But it never was able to prevent people of “different races” from mixing since we all belong to…

Towards a Truth and Reconciliation Commission For New African/Black Political Prisoners, Prisoners of War and Freedom Fighters

Discussion Paper by Dr. Mutulu Shakur Dated: May 5th, 2010There is a need for a Truth and Reconciliation Commission in the U.S. to resolve the history of slavery, oppression, racism, segregation, lynching and the issues of political prisoners of the Civil Rights Black Liberation Struggle who fought against these gross human rights abuses.The Truth and Reconciliation…

RECOMMENDED BLOG: IN THE BEST TRADITION OF DIGITAL BLACK ACTIVISM AND COMMUNITY NETWORKING

by History Is A State of Mind RECOMMENDED BLOG: IN THE BEST TRADITION OF DIGITAL BLACK ACTIVISM AND COMMUNITY NETWORKING Black Activism has come a long way since 1968. Far from mimeographs, Xerox copies, transparencies, and email for that matter, the message of Digital Black Activists remains the same: “Hell no, we won’t go,” “Power…

What is a ‘comrade’ and why we use the term

by Kevin ‘Rashid’ Johnson, Minister of Defense, NABPP-PC The concept of “comrade” has a special meaning and significance in revolutionary struggle. We have often been asked to explain our use of this term, especially by our peers who are new to the struggle, instead of more familiar terms like “brother,” “homie,” “cousin,” “dog,” nigga” etc.…