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President Obama doesn’t mean FREEDOM to me Occupy These…! Slavery and Abuse by Metaphor Chairman Soul(d)Veg: Gregory Brown Repatriation Online Course 101 Starts October 30th! Troy Anthony Davis and Useless Leadership
 
President Obama doesn’t mean FREEDOM to me

President Obama doesn’t mean FREEDOM to me

[Translate] Albert Phillips 1.26.12 As we embark up upon a new frontier of being “Americans”, we are facing the same wave of ignorance that has plagued us since the 1960’s. Instead of establishing Black owned nations of our own, we have given up and given into the dream of being “American” in its deepest and [...]

Occupy These…! Slavery and Abuse by Metaphor

Occupy These…! Slavery and Abuse by Metaphor

[Translate] Occupy These…! Slavery and Abuse by Metaphor Jared Ball Of these recent occupations Bryan Bullock asked recently, “if Wall Street didn’t get a bailout, would there have been a bailout for the hood?”  And Kenyon Farrow described the “race problem” of these occupations and responded quite critically to the repeated use by White occupationists of the [...]

Chairman’s Leak: “Progress”

Chairman’s Leak: “Progress”

[Translate] Podcast: Play in new window | Download “Progress” Demo: Chairman Fred Hampton Jr/Young Rome’s response to Kanye/Jay-Z’s “Murders to Excellence” * Download the track, share it with the community! Comment with what you think of the track below. *Note* This is a track made in response to Jay-Z and Kanye West’s track “Murder to [...]

Soul(d)Veg: Gregory Brown

Soul(d)Veg: Gregory Brown

[Translate] A Look into the life of restaurant owner, Gregory Brown By Albert Phillips Finding a vegetarian restaurant is not easy, but finding a vegan one is just a step away from impossible, especially in Baltimore. In a place where seafood and chicken boxes are the norm, one man had a vision for something a [...]

Repatriation Online Course 101 Starts October 30th!

Repatriation Online Course 101 Starts October 30th!

[Translate] Repatriation Online Course 101 Starts October 30th! Course Description Repatriation, by even the slightest stretch of one’s imagination, is a gargantuan endeavor. Complex because it is entangled with the ideals held by a people clinging desperately to the hope that home is as it once was a paradise innocent of the evil that now [...]

Troy Anthony Davis and Useless Leadership

Troy Anthony Davis and Useless Leadership

[Translate] Troy Anthony Davis and Useless Leadership September 28, 2011 Jared Ball *Courtesy Voxunion.com* Not long after the 4 hour additional torture imposed on Troy Davis by the Supreme Court, and after the final word came that Troy was dead, I got a phone call from an angry friend.  He began by asking, “what is [...]

Who Me?? Ruffmic

Who Me?? Ruffmic

30 September 2011

[Translate] Behind the scenes for the album release for one of the dopest artists coming out of Tubman City (Baltimore) right now.

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FREE discussion Oct. 2nd: What does implementing Afrikan consciousness look like and how to check one’s actions

FREE discussion Oct. 2nd: What does implementing Afrikan consciousness look like and how to check one’s actions

29 September 2011

[Translate] FREE discussion: What does implementing Afrikan consciousness look like and how to check one’s actions. Oct 2, @ 2011 3PM EST. Abibitumikasa Chat Room Poll Topic Discussion What does implementing Afrikan consciousness look like and how to check one’s actions? Cost: FREE Sun, Oct. 2, 2011 3PM EST Abibitumi Member Classroom How: To access [...]

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Sister Lydia Barashango now an Ancestor

Sister Lydia Barashango now an Ancestor

28 September 2011

[Translate] September 28, 2011 Greetings Sorry to report that Sister Lydia Barashango is now an Ancestor.   She made transition this morning. She lost her long battle with breast cancer. As many of you know, Lydia was the Sister of Mumia Abu Jamal and the wife of  Ancestor Rev. Ishakamusa Barashango.  She was a registered nurse and later in life [...]

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The Egyptian Youth Uprising

The Egyptian Youth Uprising

10 March 2011

[Translate] The Egyptian Youth Uprising: By Jalil A. Muntaqim The Youth movement in Egypt has been defined as a revolution, but to me it resembles more of an uprising against tyranny. This historical uprising in many respects reminds me of the type of Black youth uprising that occurred in the United States against the tyranny [...]

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Youthful Visions: Alon Watson

03 March 2011

[Translate] Our future belongs to those that prepare for it today as Baba Malcolm would say. But our future also belongs to the hands of our youth and it is up to us to see to it that they are lifted up and supported as much as possible as they grow. When they have a [...]

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Random Afrikan Thought: Slave Name

Random Afrikan Thought: Slave Name

10 February 2011

[Translate] Podcast: Play in new window | Download :::Warning ::: those that may suffer from negro tendencies may be sensitive to the following content…viewer discretion is advised:::

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Liberating Dr. King

Liberating Dr. King

10 February 2011

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