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Rap On The Run

Rap On The Run (Written by Ron Sharp) Rap On The Run. Wanted by the FBI for black activism in the States, Nehanda Abiodun fled to Havana, where she became the “godmother of Cuban hip-hop” Outside a run-down apartment block in the eastern suburbs of Havana, a group of teenagers plays football in the street. […]

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Message From Exile 

Message From Exile (Written by Nehanda Abiodun) Carry it on now. An Excerpt from “Life Underground” By Nehanda Abiodun in BLU 9 In the past I’ve resisted writing what it means to be underground, using security as an excuse, not wanting to give my enemies any more information than they already had. But I was […]

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Nehanda Abiodun Story

Nehanda Abiodun Story (Written by Nehanda Abiodun) Carry it on now. Nehanda Isoke Abiodun, is a name that I am proud to have for many reasons. My first and last name were given to me by very close comrades on my 30th birthday and when Zimbabwe was fighting for its independence. Nehanda was a spiritualist […]

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Assata Shakur talks to Pastors for Peace

Assata Shakur talks to Pastors for Peace Assata Interview, 11/6/00 (I am providing a summary here because we are missing the first few questions and answers due to problems with the tape recorder. In this first part Assata spoke about how she became a Black Panther in the 1960s and was targeted by the FBI. […]

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Letter from Assata on the Prison Industrial Complex

Letter from Assata on the Prison Industrial Complex by Assata Shakur September 25, 1998 Greetings Sisters, Brothers, Comrades, Never in our history has critical resistance to the status quo been more important. The growth of the Prison-Industrial complex has been appallingly rapid and the escalating repression that has accompanied it is totally alarming. What of future […]

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A Political Statement from the Black Underground

A Political Statement from the Black Underground  (Coordinating Committee Black Liberation Army) ORIGINALLY RELEASED 1976/1977 Dedicated to all the comrades killed, captured, and exiled in the struggle. To build the armed urban guerrilla,  from, and to those who supported us.  When all others refused to face up to Reality! Table Of Contents Introduction   Overview View From The […]

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