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Oct. 5 rally to protest U.S. House vote on former Panther

Oct. 5 rally to protest U.S. House vote on former Panther From Afrikan.net/HYPE Information Service> 2 October 1998 (Washington, D.C.) — Supporters of exiled former Black Panther Assata Shakur will hold a rally here Monday to protest a congressional resolution that calls on the government of Cuba to extradite her to the United States. The […]

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Messages of Condolences From Nehanda Abiodun & Assata Shakur on the Transition of Our Revolutionary Sista, Comrade & Friend Safiya Bukhari

Messages of Condolences From Nehanda Abiodun & Assata Shakur on the Transition of Our Revolutionary Sista, Comrade & Friend Safiya Bukhari (Assata Shakur & Nehanda Abiodun) on the Transition of Our Revolutionary Sista, Comrade & Friend Safiya Bukhari From Assata Shakur, Havana Cuba August 29, 2003: It is with much sadness that i say my […]

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Assata Shakur: Profiled and on the run

Assata Shakur: Profiled and on the run New Crisis, The, Nov/Dec 2000 by Shakur, Assata, Lewis, Ida E A political activist most of my life, I am an ex-political prisoner who has lived in exile in Cuba since 1984. Although the U.S. government has done everything in its power to criminalize me, I am no […]

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Immoral Bounty for Assata

Immoral Bounty for Assata By Atty. Michael Ratner, Covert Action Quarterly 27 October 1998 Michael Ratner is an attorney who works with the Center for Constitutional Rights, and co-author, with Michael Steven Smith, of Che Guevara and the FBI (Ocean Press: Melbourne, 1997). 1. Even prior to the notoriety of the request for Assata’s extradition, Congress […]

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New Jersey and the Nazis

New Jersey and the Nazis by Hans Wolff, August, 1998  There have been persistent reports of a Nazi subculture in the New Jersey State Police, which has long had a reputation for violence and racism. Recently, the State Police was the subject of a review article in the New York Times, which cited years of […]

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Castro Defends Fugitive Sought by U.S.

Castro Defends Fugitive Sought by U.S. Castro Defends Fugitive Sought by U.S. May 11, 11:29 PM (ET) By John Rice HAVANA (AP) – President Fidel Castro has rejected calls to hand over a black militant convicted in 1973 of killing a New Jersey state trooper, saying she’s a victim of racial persecution and not a […]

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