Tagged With "BLACK PANTHERS STILL POLITICAL PRISONERS"

Topic

Black Panther Angela Davis on the Movement

sunnubian ·
           Black Panther Angela Davis on the Movement (Part 1)We devote the entire program to legendary Black Panther Party member, Angela Davis, who talks about her experience, her career and her mission...
Topic

Huey Newton, Bobby Seale Founded Black Panther Party On This Day In 1966

sunnubian ·
Huey Newton, Bobby Seale Founded Black Panther Party On This Day In 1966 Oct 15, 2012 1 By D.L. Chandler As one of the most-storied African-American groups during the turbulent late 1960s, the Black Panther Party For Self Defense (or the Black Panther Party ) stood out not only for their militant appearance but also for their work in impoverished neighborhoods as well. As students at Oakland’s Merritt College (formerly Oakland City College), Huey Newton (pictured right) and Bobby Seale...
Reply

Re: IS "BLACK PANTHER" REALLY JUST ANOTHER "DIVIDE AND CONQUER" PROPAGANDA FILM?

Philippe ·
ZaZa Ali: Black Panther & the Rise of Black Consciousness
Topic

IN COMMEMORATION OF FRED HAMPTON DAY [CHICAGO] SINCE GOOGLE, FACEBOOK'EM, ETC., HAS ALL CURRENT INFORMATION BLACKED OUT

sunnubian ·
Nation Home › Nation Remembering The Politics Of Fred Hampton’s Killing 49 Years After His Death Along with being chairman of the BPP’s Illinois chapter, Hampton was known as a charismatic leader. Written By Stephanie Long, Cassius Life Posted 23 hours ago AddThis Sharing Buttons Share to Facebook 3.1K Share to Twitter Share to More 64 Share to Email U PDATED 12:23 p.m. EDT, Dec. 4, 2018 — Fred Hampton, one of the major figures in the original Black Panther Party that rose to prominence...
Topic

Mario Van Peebles Discusses Black Film History & African American Empowerment Through Film

Cholly ·
Mario Van Peebles (right), with his dad Melvin Van Peebles Mario Van Peebles is the son of Melvin Van Peebles, the legendary filmmaker who created the cinema classic 'Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song' (1971). After his father's film inspired the entire group of movies from the blaxploitation era, Mario (who appeared in 'Sweetback' as a boy) went on to contribute to film history himself by crafting well-loved films like 'New Jack City' (1991), 'Panther' (1995) and 'Baadasssss' (2003) , among...
Reply

Re: Editing Huey P. Newton: Reflections on The Black Panther Party

sunnubian ·
I felt like his mentioning being homosexual was more of a way of exposing/expressing the divide within the Black Panther Party on homosexuality.
Reply

Re: British Black Panthers

Adrian ·
Because what you are stating is in the main ridiculous. The Black Panthers were smashed for various reasons, mainly external, but some internal before crack cocaine was even invented. Here, some who are still around hold reunions: http://www.amazon.co.uk/What-We-Want-Believe-Panther/dp/B000ILYYPS/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?s=dvd&ie=UTF8&qid=1399471211&sr=1-1-fkmr0&keywords=Black+Panther+what+we+say Contact them. Where I was or wasn't is irrelevant.
Reply

Re: IS "BLACK PANTHER" REALLY JUST ANOTHER "DIVIDE AND CONQUER" PROPAGANDA FILM?

Philippe ·
Black Panther fans wear African dress for film screening
Reply

Re: THE LYNCHING OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Mom Of Son Jumped By Whites Writes Of Mother’s Day Without Brandon May 10, 2013 By Gloria Fisher Share 94 Share on email <noscript>lt;img class="alignnone size-large wp-image-2445788" alt="brandon fisher case" src="http://ionenewsone.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/fisher.jpg?w=1024amp;#038;h=403" width="1024" height="403" /gt;</noscript> Last February, Brandon Jackson would be sentenced to 12 years in prison by a nearly all-White jury, after being jumped by a group of White males in...
Reply

Re: Why Does the Super Bowl Dorito's Ad, with the Little Boy Smacking the Man, Bother Me?

Huey ·
Even if the man was drooling over the boy's mother, it still doesn't give the boy the right to slap the chips out of his hand. That kid in real life would've had the taste buds knocked out of his mouth, for slapping a chip out of a grown man's hand.
Reply

Re: THE LYNCHING OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
John McNeil, the Georgia man arrested and sentenced to life for defending his own home, agreed to a plea bargain and a charge of voluntary manslaughter in court today. He was released from prison today. The NAACP has been involved in this case on the state, local and national levels for years. NAACP leaders made the following statements in reaction to his release: In 2006, McNeil was convicted for shooting Brian Epp on his property after Mr. Epp threatened his son with a box cutter and...
Reply

Re: THE LYNCHING OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Will Justice for Trayvon Martin End Up Like Latasha Harlins? 0 Bougie Black Girl April 13, 2012 Race Will Justice for Trayvon Martin End Up Like Latasha Harlins? . On March 16, 1991, a 15 year old African-American girl named Latasha Harlins - enter Empire Liquor Market store in Compton, California and proceeded to grab an orange juice – and place it in her back pack. Before she could pay for the item, Korean store owner Soon Ja Du confronted her – and accused her of stealing, even though...
Topic

Huey Newton: A Revolutionary Hero

sunnubian ·
Blogs » Danny Haiphong's blog Huey Newton: A Revolutionary Hero Submitted by Danny Haiphong on Tue, 03/08/2016 - 18:42 Huey P. Newton by Danny Haiphong The film that does justice to Huey P. Newton and the Black Panther Party has yet to be created. Stanley Nelson’s PBS depiction “is riddled with distortion and inaccuracy” and virtually ignores the party’s enormous “contributions to the historic struggle for socialist liberation” and internationalist solidarity. “Newton envisioned that Black...
Reply

Re: THE LYNCHING OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Texas Man’s Murder Conviction Overturned, Sits In Prison 30 Years Waiting On Re-Trial Jan 4, 2013 7 By Associated Press In this Dec. 11, 2012 photo, Jerry Hartfield speaks from a visiting area at the Hughes Unit of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice outside Gatesville, Texas. Hartfield remains in the middle of a legal dispute between the Texas attorney general’s office, which insists he’s being legally held, and a federal appeals court that says he’s been wrongly imprisoned for 30...
Reply

Re: THE LYNCHING OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Superintendent Implicated In Cover-Up of Oakland School Police Murder of Raheim Brown April 29, 2013 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff 23 Raheim Brown’s mother holding autopsy photos of her son after he was killed by Oakland School Police AFRICANGLOBE – Perhaps you’ve heard or read the name Raheim Brown Jr. He’s the 20-year-old Black man who was beaten then shot and killed by Oakland School Police Department Sgt. Bhatt. In January 2011 Brown and a female...
Topic

Editing Huey P. Newton: Reflections on The Black Panther Party

sunnubian ·
Editing Huey P. Newton: Reflections on The Black Panther Party Posted on 21. Sep, 2013 by Donald Weise in Features , Opinion “The racist dog policemen must withdraw from our communities, cease their wanton murder and brutality and torture of black people, or face the wrath of the armed people.” That’s Huey P. Newton. He was cofounder and leader of the Black Panther Party, the largest black liberation movement in US history. You can tell the quote comes early in Party history because Huey’s...
Reply

Re: Why Does the Super Bowl Dorito's Ad, with the Little Boy Smacking the Man, Bother Me?

Vox ·
I'm still learning this site (I ride the LiveCloud short bus, so don't clown on me y'all!), so I'm only now seeing this thread. I didn't think the ad was all that funny, but I wasn't offended by it either. If anything, seeing a young man defending his mom like that is positive, IMO. The only thing stereotypically "black" about it was that fact that the boy called her his "mama" instead of his "mom," and his vernacular is probably a large part of what made the commercial so much a favorite,...
Topic

Black History Year...Every Year

EarthAndSky ·
Have we, as a people, settled for a measly 28 days (29 during Leap Years) of Black history? Do we believe just one month is good enough to tell our story, a story that still hasn't been told or been given the justice it deserves? Do we want our history to continue being marginalized? Are we satisfied that Black History Month often just focuses on slavery; the Jim Crow Era; the accomplishments of our black brothers and sisters in the fields of entertainment and sports; the Civil Rights...
Reply

Re: Multiculturalism As White Racism’s New Weapon Against The Black Agenda

sunnubian ·
"When he says – and it could well be true – or maybe not that . . the Hoover Gang decided to eliminate both Fred Hampton and George Jackson, despite the latter’s incarceration, thereby effectively cutting the head off of one of the most revolutionary potential leadership contingencies since the loss of King and X . . . how does he know that this is so?? What is the exact basis of his knowledge since he spouts supposed facts all the time? If he knows, we want to know more details too. We want...
Topic

FORMER LEADER OF NEW YORK BLACK PANTHER PARTY BRUTALLY BEATEN BY MEMBERS OF NEW BPP AT ATLANTA EVENT

sunnubian ·
[I know this is old news, but check it out; see how the 'government' is always involved in creating the narrative it wants people to believe] [NO ONE THAT WOULD ORDER THAT A 71-YEAR OLD MAN BE ATTACKED IS REPRESENTING AFRICAN AMERICANS IN A DAMN THING, AND THE MERE FACT THAT HE DID. GIVES ALL THE CREDENCE NEEDED TO KNOW THAT HE PROBABLY IS A GOVERNMENT INFORMANT/SABOTEUR] ************************************************************************************* FORMER LEADER OF NEW YORK BLACK...
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

James Wesley Chester ·
Me, too...and A hustle is still a hustle. PEACE Jim Chester
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

Xeon ·
Reference: Also, I'm still unclear as to the damage/taint you are speaking about. Could you elaborate? Good point....
Reply

Re: British Black Panthers

homie ·
Kocolicious some final thoughts about the Black Panther Party A review of black history spanning better than three centuries beginning from the Atlantic slave trade to the election of President Obama beckons the question: In the election of the first black president of the United States, what significant role did the Black Panther Party play in advancing African Americans socially and politically? What are the noted contributions attributed to the Black Panther Party that ushered in and...
Topic

The Black Panthers Didn’t Fight Symbols

sunnubian ·
The Black Panthers Didn’t Fight Symbols Glen Ford , BAR executive editor 13 Sep 2017 The Black Panthers Didn’t Fight Symbols The Black Panthers Didn’t Fight Symbols “ Johnny Reb’s footprint on the landscape is tiny compared to the 5,000 state and federal prisons and jails that crater the nation.” New York state prison guards assaulted and seriously injured 69 year-old former Black Panther Herman Bell this week, a totally unprovoked beating timed to sabotage his chances for parole after more...
Topic

Cancer-Stricken Angola 3 Prisoner Herman Wallace Given Just Days to Live After 42 Years in Solitary

sunnubian ·
Cancer-Stricken Angola 3 Prisoner Herman Wallace Given Just Days to Live After 42 Years in Solitary Donate <noscript>lt;div id="player_not_available"gt; lt;pgt; Javascript is required to watch video inline on this page.lt;br/gt; You can choose another option amp;lt;a href=amp;quot;/2013/9/30/streamamp;quot;amp;gt;on the listen/watch pageamp;lt;/aamp;gt; if you prefer. lt;/pgt; lt;/divgt;</noscript> download: Video Audio Get CD/DVD More Formats Printer-friendly Angola prisoner...
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

Xeon ·
Reference: A hustle is still a hustle. I see.....Well, Sir, if you could detail what you mean when you stated, "a hustle is still a hustle" , I would appreciate it. And exactly who is he hustling? And how? I know what it means but I'm not sure I know what you mean.....
Topic

How an Ex-Black Panther Waged a Successful, Four-Decade Revolution In Publishing Without Planning To

sunnubian ·
How an Ex-Black Panther Waged a Successful, Four-Decade Revolution In Publishing Without Planning To By D. Amari Jackson - February 22, 2017 0 1463 Paul Coates never planned to become a member of the Black Panther Party. Recently returned from a three-year military stint in Vietnam, the Philadelphia native and avid reader relocated to Baltimore in 1968, where he subsequently began “hanging around” the Party, not as a member, but as a community worker. “At that time,” Coates clarifies, “you...
Reply

Re: Obama Tells Congressional Black Caucus to "Stop Complaining' - Jobs Bill Will Put People Back to Work.

EbonyRose ·
I still can't find the entire speech posted anywhere ... but this is about the longest clip (@ 2 minutes) that I can find that brings any context to what he said and how he said it. While it looked to me like he kinda 'chuckled' to himself before he said it (as in possibly in jest) ... no doubt this will still piss some people off that he said it at all!!
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

NSpirit ·
JWC, call me dense, but i still don't get it. When Tim Wise is described as a hustler, is it meant in the same way Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton are called race hustlers? Is it because he does make a living discussing the issue of white privilege? Also, I'm still unclear as to the damage/taint you are speaking about. Could you elaborate?
Reply

Re: THE LYNCHING OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Parents Keep Fighting For Slain Son On One Year Anniversary [VIDEO] Feb 4, 2013 15 By Hannington Dia Share Even though Constance Malcolm (pictured center left) and Franclot Graham’s (pictured center right) buried their 18-year-old son last year, after he was shot by the NYPD, the two parents managed to show a powerful resilience on their son’s anniversary, one that proved they were stronger than the tragedy that changed their lives forever. RELATED: Ramarley Graham Update: Cop Who Killed...
Topic

Former Leader of KC Black Panther Party Hoping for Pardon to Re-enter U.S.

sunnubian ·
Former Leader of KC Black Panther Party Hoping for Pardon to Re-enter U.S. April 20, 2013 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff 41 Pete O’Neal AFRICANGLOBE – A man who was once the leader of the Kansas City Black Panther Party is hoping for a presidential pardon to re-enter the United States. Pete O’Neal’s family said he was exiled to Africa for 43 years because he did not want to go to prison for a crime he did not commit. Now, a local journalist is joining the...
Topic

Trump Wants Cuba to Hand Over Assata Shakur; Black Twitter Tells Him to Back Off

sunnubian ·
Trump Wants Cuba to Hand Over Assata Shakur; Black Twitter Tells Him to Back Off By Kiersten Willis - June 16, 2017 Black Twitter users went in on Donald Trump Friday after he called for the return of social activist Assata Shakur , who he deemed a “cop killer.” “Return the fugitives from American justice!” Trump says in Miami, Fla., Friday, June 16, “including the return of the cop killer Joanne Chesimard!” Trump, who referred to Shakur by her former name, appeared in a predominantly Cuban...
Reply

Re: Why Not a Black Party?

EbonyRose ·
Mr. Walters was part of the panel that convened at Tavis' recent forum on "the Black Agenda" that aired on C-SPAN last night. He discussed in greater detail his ideas on a "Black Party" and at the end, essentially said that the 'naming' of such a group was not nearly as important as what the 'mission' of it should be. After his explanation, I understood his perspective .. and couldn't have agreed with him more. Unfortunately, it still seemed like he was talking about what would be a...
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

James Wesley Chester ·
JWC, call me dense, but i still don't get it. When Tim Wise is described as a hustler, is it meant in the same way Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton are called race hustlers? Is it because he does make a living discussing the issue of white privilege? Also, I'm still unclear as to the damage/taint you are speaking about. Could you elaborate?---NSpirit No, Rev. Jackson, and Rev. Sharpton represent organizations dedicated, and active in demanding correction of the system. Tim Wise sells books, and...
Topic

Why Self-Defense Must be Put Back into the Movement Equation

sunnubian ·
Blogs » Danny Haiphong's blog Why Self-Defense Must be Put Back into the Movement Equation Submitted by Danny Haiphong on Tue, 04/12/2016 - 16:21 Black Panther Party Share this story... Forward Print HTML Reddit Viadeo in Share by Danny Haiphong All peoples have the inherent right to self-defense against the violence of their oppressors. “From the first African slave rebellion in the colonies to the formation of the Black Panther Party, self-defense has been an essential component of the...
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

kresge ·
Reference: Okay; that makes sence, you suspect Mr Wise was confusing the "Three Percent" movent; a gun-owners rights group with the "teaparty" movent. Assuming that is his error, I still say he should have done his homework a little better and maybe named the article "Imagine if the Three Percent movement were black" A fallacy of misplaced concreteness
Reply

Re: British Black Panthers

homie ·
As rebellious as I was in the nineteen sixties and seventies, I was never a Panther. Even so, what you folks have stated here is powerful testimony from those who were actually there. “Power to the People Black Power!”
Topic

Imperialism's Policy of Mass Murder and the Black Panther Party's Analysis of Survival

sunnubian ·
by Danny Haiphong The Black Panther Party was concerned with community development and sustenance as well as self-defense – a legacy that should be explored by today’s activists. “Community programs, independent of the non-profit industrial complex and armed with political education, must be a critical component of the left's strategy toward the ultimate goal of a new political economy.” Imperialism's Policy of Mass Murder and the Black Panther Party's Analysis of Survival by Danny Haiphong...
Reply

Re: THE LYNCHING OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Why Isn’t New Orleans Mother’s Day Parade Shooting a ‘National Tragedy’? May 16, 2013 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff 32 A victim of the Mother’s Day parade shooting AFRICANGLOBE – On 3 September 2005 – less than a week after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast – I began to understand that America cared little about what was happening in New Orleans. I was an undergraduate at Davidson College in North Carolina at the time, worried out of my mind...
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

Xeon ·
Reference: Tim Wise is as damaged as the Europeans he insists on criticizing. Well, perhaps so Sir, but regardless, I am very comfortable with him being damaged when compared to the fact that he could have easily turned out to be another Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, Michael Savage or a Sean Hannity. Instead, he is a white guy who is willing to openly and aggressively discuss the injustices and racism in our society. Although there may be some melodrama and theatrics in his speeches (I’ve seen...
Reply

Re: Obama Tells Congressional Black Caucus to "Stop Complaining' - Jobs Bill Will Put People Back to Work.

Kocolicious ·
Well...you know? I wanna SEE anybody to do it any BETTER! Me myself? I am VERY tired of being LOYAL to the disloyal. All this work I do...and they are STILL killing each other in the hood? And....what do I ever get? Whinning! But if they, these whiners witness a murder, they all DISAPPEAR!!!! Talk about missing in action. Can't find their azzes. Sorry. It's the SAME in this case. I come from a protestin' era...where we DIDN'T have slippers to put on let alone take off [cuz we always WORKED]...
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

Kevin-1122 ·
Ebony Rose (quote ) How do you know he's makin' stuff up? I mean, just because you have no knowledge of the incident happening does that just automatically equate to that it didn't happen?? If you don't know about or believe something it doesn't exist? All you really know is that you don't whether it happened or not. You don't know if he's lying or telling the truth. (reply) I suspect he was not being truthful because if he were, I believe I would have been able to find something from a...
Reply

Re: WAKE UP, BLACK PEOPLE!!

Xumbrarchist ·
Malcolm X and Martin Luther King were both assassinted before the Moon landing. They spoke about education in the general sense but I do not know of either of them specifically discussing science and technology. The history of the last 500 years has been a record of what people with technology can do to people without technology and the people without technology couldn't do a damn thing about it. But Black Americans mostly talk as though racism is more important than science and technology.
Reply

Re: THE LYNCHING OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Protesters Demand Justice for Sammie Davis Jr. Shot In the Chest by Rogue Officer February 5, 2013 | Filed under: Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff Protester call for the arrest of the officer who shot and killed Sammie Davis Jr. AFRICANGLOBE – Dozens of demonstrators descended on Macon City Hall in Georgia just before Mayor Reichert’s state of the city address, outraged at what they call a lack of leadership in the case where a police officer shot and killed unarmed Sammie Davis Jr.
Reply

Re: Obama Tells Congressional Black Caucus to "Stop Complaining' - Jobs Bill Will Put People Back to Work.

Noah The African ·
. . . This accounts for the fact that although the Democratic presidential candidate won his nomination by telling voters he opposed the war in Iraq, by the time he sewed up that nomination, he was appearing on the Bill O'Reilly show to praise the war in Iraq and endorse the Cheney-Bush “surge” . It explains why candidate Obama, after promising (but mostly only before labor audiences) to renegotiate NAFTA, walk a picket line and pass legislation that would make more unionization possible,...
Reply

Re: Obama Tells Congressional Black Caucus to "Stop Complaining' - Jobs Bill Will Put People Back to Work.

sunnubian ·
Grumbles persist about talk to black base, but Obama's used the language before By Shawna Thomas The White House is still answering questions about the president's somewhat controversial remarks at a Congressional Black Caucus dinner this weekend. "I'm going to press on for the sake of all those families who are struggling right now," the president said before black lawmakers and guests on Saturday. "I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I am going to...
Reply

Re: Obama Tells Congressional Black Caucus to "Stop Complaining' - Jobs Bill Will Put People Back to Work.

Nquest ·
Originally Posted by NSpirit: It's a shame how nearly every thread devolves into "Black Folks sho is phukked up". That's exactly what I thought when ER up-chucked her latest bit of Constructive Feedback like self-loathing and goal-post Uhauling (i.e. moving by the truckload). Any other time she would be bringing her bogus claims like Black folks don't vote to her self-loathing Big Top circus. But, of course, that wouldn't help her especially since after all that marching Hispanic voter...
Reply

Re: Tim Wise -"Imagine if the Tea Party Was Black"

EbonyRose ·
Reference: (reply) Okay; that makes sence, you suspect Mr Wise was confusing the "Three Percent" movent; a gun-owners rights group with the "teaparty" movent. Assuming that is his error, I still say he should have done his homework a little better and maybe named the article "Imagine if the Three Percent movement were black" Actually, it's not my contention that Mr. Wise "confused" anything at all. As I read the article, while the title of it made a reference to the Tea Party, the rest of it...
Topic

Obama Tells Congressional Black Caucus to "Stop Complaining' - Jobs Bill Will Put People Back to Work.

Cholly ·
September 24: President Barack Obama turns around looking for first lady Michelle Obama as he greets the crowd at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards in Washington. In a fiery summons to an important voting block,...
 
×
×
×
×