On Thiz Day In History (our story)

On Thiz Day In History (our story)

The 1st Rhode Island Infantry, Revolutionary War service Date: Sat, 1778-08-29

On this date in 1778, the Black, elite First Rhode Island regiment defeated three assaults by British troops at the battle of Rhode Island (Newport).

The First Rhode Island regiment was the first all-Black unit in America. Most Continental regiments were integrated except this northern regiment.

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The Parable of the Unjust Judge or: Fear of a Nigger Nation

The Parable of the Unjust Judge or: Fear of a Nigger Nation

Ezekiel Kweku

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Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. He said: “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought. And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grant me justice against my adversary.’

“For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, ‘Even…

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Appeal from Ramona Africa

Appeal from Ramona Africa

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A policeman surveys the devastation on Osage Avenue on May 14, 1985. LET THE FIRE BURN. A film by Jason Osder. A Zeitgeist Films release

A policeman surveys the devastation on Osage Avenue on May 14, 1985. LET THE FIRE BURN. A film by Jason Osder. A Zeitgeist Films release

ONA MOVE, Everybody. As you know by now, we are hard at work planning our 30 year commemoration of the bombing of our family for May 13, 2015.  We have a venue, First District Plaza.  This venue is Black owned and when the sister that runs this venue…

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Politikal Prisoner Leonard Peltier - Indian Summer

Politikal Prisoner Leonard Peltier – Indian Summer

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Greetings my friends relatives and supporters:

I would like at this time say a few words of Thank You and appreciation for the recent donations that many of you have made for my legal fees.   I know with today’s economy it isn’t always easy to find the extra funds to send.  I want you to know that all the people working in my committee at this time are volunteers, none of them take a…

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Alibi witnezz for Mondo we Langa still sayz innocent 43 yearz after trial

Alibi witnezz for Mondo we Langa still sayz innocent 43 yearz after trial

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Rae Ann Schmitz, alibi witness for Mondo we Langa (formerly David Rice) in his 1971 trial for the murder of an Omaha, Nebraska policeman, recently gave an interview and still maintains that Mondo is not guilty. Mondo was convicted with Edward Poindexter for a bomb ambush in a controversial trial where evidence was withheld by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Both men were Black Panther…

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#Ferguson iz not a riot, it’z a revolt!

#Ferguson iz not a riot, it’z a revolt!

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Embedded image permalink We have to distinguish between riots and revolts.. Revolts are illegal. A revolt is legitimate because it is what people must do to express self-defense, self-determination,  and self-direction. Maulana Karenga Related articles

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Restoring the Past to Serve the Future

Restoring the Past to Serve the Future

“Those who do not learn from history are bound to repeat it.”

George Santayana

To advance correctly, an oppressed people must be correctly oriented in today’s and tomorrow’s struggles. To do this they must get the history right.

The masses of New Afrikan/Black People have long suffered a condition of historical amnesia, which has stagnated our development economically, politically, culturally and…

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Nothing Haz Changed Since Our Arrival In Amerikkka

Nothing Haz Changed Since Our Arrival In Amerikkka

Wen a slave was hung the masterz wud leave hiz body there 4 hrs 2 put fear in the heart the otherz!!!

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21 Things You Can’t Do While Black

21 Things You Can’t Do While Black

In the United States, sometimes your skin color is evidence enough against you

—By Lauren Williams

iStock Update: On February 15, 2014, the judge in the murder trial of Michael Dunn declared a mistrial on the first-degree murder count after the jury could not come to a decision. The jury reached verdicts for the other charges Dunn faced, and he was found guilty of three counts of attempted second…

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On Thiz Day In History (our story)

On Thiz Day In History (our story)

In the African Story: On Aug 24th, 1854, the National Emigration Convention was held in Cleveland, Ohio, with some one hundred delegates. William C. Munroe of Michigan was elected president. Emigration is the act of leaving one’s country or region with the intent to settle permanently in another. Related articles

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