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the organization for afro-american unity: 1964

el-hajj malik el shabazz (formerly malcolm x) founded the organization of afro american unity in 1964, a political and social movement dedicated to the philosophy of black nationalism, “which means that the black man should control the politics of his own … Continue reading

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long live the oakland commune

^short documentary on the Oakland Commune of 2011 On October 10th 2011, hundreds of people in downtown Oakland occupied Frank Ogawa Plaza in front of city hall. They built a self-organized tent city and began to meet some of the … Continue reading

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all power to the people!

“visions occupy my synaptic space, command the shapes, to illustrate my mind’s landscape”   col·lage/kəˈläZH/ Noun: A form of art in which various materials such as photographs and pieces of paper or fabric are arranged and stuck to a backing. … Continue reading

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know your history: black power

black power. apparently stokely carmichael said it first. what do you know about the legacy of the revolution? (i hope not just what they have taught you in schools). question: what is america teaching about the black power movement that … Continue reading

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oakland, CA

let me tell you bout a place, you probly didn’t know. we was known in the 60’s for panthers and hippies, now we known for murders, pimps and three 60’s. side shows high speed chases too and a crack epidemic … Continue reading

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