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"Peace Through Revolution": Black is Back March and Rally Nov 1 and 2

"The Black Is Back Coalition held firmly to its founding principles of unity in struggle against imperialism, white supremacy and the rule of the rich." Full Story

Press Release: March and Rally Will Happen Rain or Shine!

CONTACT: Black is Back Coalition for Social Justice, Peace and Reparations, 224-572-9887 or 727-821-6620 Full Story

Support Burning Spear Media - our own black stories, our own black voices!

Only the media that WE OWN tells the truth about our lives, our experiences and our struggles. Burning Spear Media is your media and needs your support! Full Story

Supporters fight for freedom of Ta'Von Grayson shot 8 times by Orlando police then put in jail

The Free Ta von Committee presented evidence, at the October 21 press conference and demonstration, proving that the police violated their own protocol when they shot Ta Von. Full Story

Nov. 1 "Black is Back" march on the White House gains momentum

The list of endorsers and participants for the November 1 and 2 "Peace through Revolution" mobilization sponsored by the Black is Back Coalition for Social Justice, Peace and Reparations (BIBC) continues to grow daily. Full Story

Vote for Zaki Baruti for ST. Louis County Executive!

The following video is an endorsement by Chairman Omali Yeshitela of the write-in candidacy of Zaki Baruti for the office of St Louis County Executive in the upcoming November 4, 2014 general elections. Full Story

Houston AAPDEP set to hold hands-on training for students

Volunteers of AAPDEP and members will be present to engage the students at different stations arranged in the garden so the students will learn specific aspects of gardening at each station stopover. Full Story

Drum and Spear - Letters to the Editor

Thank you for the newspaper. It was inspiring. I love to hear about the true Freedom Fighters of the people. Full Story

U.S. cannot win in the Mid-East as it's every ally pursues its own interests

The beheading of two white men, one from Britain and one from the U.S. was used to promote imperialist violence and terror and to win white people to support their governments' wars of aggression in the Middle East. Full Story

Remembering Peter Tosh: Stepping Razor

Black musicians have always practiced African internationalism. Duke Ellington's band was Pan-African. Moreover, Cuba and Black America have had a special relationship. Full Story

Denzel Washington's role as "The Equalizer" reivewed

"As an industry that produced great wealth while massaging the public consciousness, film had long received the keen attention of labor and capital alike." Full Story

Ta'Von Grayson Must be set Free

"What happens inside the courtroom is determined by what happens outside the courtroom!" "Mobilize for Court hearing on Tuesday, October 21, 2014!" Full Story

Ferguson: Yes, Black is Back!

Police murder of African people, especially young African men, is normal, and it is routine throughout the length and breadth of the United States. Full Story

Ebola is U.S. biological warfare against African people!

"Poverty is imposed on Africa so there is little or no nutritional food and this is also a factor that makes the people susceptible to Ebola and a host of other illnesses that kill us too soon." Full Story

Annual Health Fair and Competion set for Florida gym

St. Petersburg, FL - The TyRon Lewis Community Gym is holding its Annual Health Fair, featuring a weight lifting competition, on Saturday, October 25, 2014. Full Story

Former neocolonial dictator of Haiti Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier dead at 63

Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier recently died of a heart attack in Haiti's capital Port-au-Prince at the age of 63. Full Story

Omali Yeshitela to speak at Day in Solidarity with African People in St. Petersburg, Florida

On Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 6:30pm, the Uhuru Solidarity Movement holds its Day in Solidarity with African People event. The program takes place at the Uhuru House, 1245 18th Ave S. in St. Petersburg, FL. Full Story

videoBurning Spear Editor Attacked by Tampa police!

Life Malcolm, managing editor of The Burning Spear newspaper and long-time activist against police t... Full Story

Oakland Day in Solidarity with African People opposes colonial violence

OAKLAND--The 2014 Day in Solidarity with African People Campaign kicked off on October 5th at the ... Full Story

The national question: "We are Africans because we say we are!"

We can say, therefore, that the African nation is one born of its historical ties to its African national homeland, with a core sense of sameness that includes a common culture, history and physiognomy. Full Story

Another 18 year old African murdered by police in St Louis

"Walking home from the store could very well be fatal if you are an African in the police occupied streets of any city here in the land of the 'free police.' Better known as America!" Full Story

Evo Morales highlights role of indigenous and farmers in Bolivian government

And in this short time we have demonstrated that the agricultural and indigenous movements also serve to govern and that's why we are going to win on October 12," the date set for the elections, as cited by PL. Full Story

Police violence adds urgency to black coalition rally and march on the White House

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Senegal liberalism and the betrayal of the old "left parties" in Africa

DAKAR, Senegal "It is very clear that the outcome of the presidential, legislative and local elections in Senegal reveal the political immaturity of our revolutionary movement, and the need for political education among the masses. Full Story

Namibia, Drones, and Obama

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AAPDEP on the "African way of planting, producing, and providing"

Houston "On Saturday, September 13, 2014, members of the All African People's Development and Empowerment Project (AAPDEP) Houston branch followed up with the next steps of gardening tasks. Full Story

Good Riddance Eric Holder

Margaret Kimberley's Freedom Rider column appears weekly in BAR, and is widely reprinted elsewhe... Full Story

Uhuru Halloween Haunted Night

When: Oct 31, 2014 6:00pm Where: Uhuru House, 1245 18th Ave. South Contact: APEDF, 727-821-243... Full Story

Protesters demand freedom for Tavon Grayson - Shot 8 times by Orlando police

ORLANDO, FL "On Monday, September 29 the Committee to Free and Defend Tavon Grayson held a militant demonstration in front of the Orange County Courthouse in Orlando, FL., the site of a "Violation of Probation Hearing" for 24-year-old Tavon Grayson. Full Story

Reparations groups protest at Norfolk Southern Rail Yard

CHICAGO, IL-- On Tuesday, September 23rd, representatives from 25 organizations, armed with ... Full Story

The Congressional Black Caucus Shamed for their Support of Israel

WASHINGTON, DC: On Wednesday, September 24th from 9-11am individuals and organizations such as the... Full Story

In "The Land of Disney" police shoot 23 year old Tavon Grayson 8 times

ORLANDO, FL-On Tuesday, July 19, 2014, 23-year-old Tavon Grayson was gunned down in a downtown Orlando, Florida parking lot. Five Orlando cops have been implicated in the near fatal shooting of Grayson who was hit a total of eight times, including once in the head. Full Story

videoPeace through Revolution March and Rally on the White House - Nov. 1, 2014

Join the "Peace Through Revolution" March on the White House November 1st. A National Conference of ... Full Story

Ebola: Imperialist biological warfare against the African nation

Ebola is an imperialist virus. Without imperialist domination of Africa, there is no Ebola, AIDS, cholera or any other curable and preventative diseases imposed on our people. Full Story

Ray Rice Aint Nothing But a Punk

WASHINGTON, D.C.--Ray Rice, Baltimore Ravens star was recently cut from the football team and suspended indefinitely from the NFL in light of new video evidence that show him knocking unconscious his then fianc e - now wife- Janay Palmer. Full Story

Two Africans in North Carolina set free after serving 30 years

LUMBERTON, N.C.-Henry Lee McCollum and Leon Brown were finally exonerated on September 2, 2014 in the 1983 rape and murder of Sabrina Buie, an 11-year-old African girl, after more than three decades of being falsely imprisoned in North Carolina. Full Story

AAPDEP Houston's 5th Ward Community Garden members come together, clear land for fall/winter crop

HOUSTON-On Saturday, September 6, members of the Houston's All African People's Development and Empowerment Project (AAPDEP) spent the entire day preparing to plant this year's fall crop. Full Story

Robert Saleem Holbrook held in solitary confinement without cause

Editors Note: Below is press alert from the Human Rights Coalition-Fed-Up concerning the illegal lockdown in solitary confinement of Robert Saleem Holbrook and other inmates in the Pennsylvania Penal System because they demand that their human rights be respected. Robert Saleem Holbrook has written many articles for The Burning Spear newspaper and Uhuru News. The Uhuru Movement demands his freedom also. Full Story

Syreeta Wright-Muhammad Remembered

Singer-songwriter Syreeta was an African born in America, best known for her work with ex-husband Stevie Wonder, Billy Preston and ex-Spinner and Temptation G.C. Cameron. Full Story

Middle East in Turmoil

It is necessary to revisit the 1991 invasion in order to understand the suffering imposed on the people of Iraq today by the U.S. genocidal ruling class. Full Story

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audioSchool shooting in U.S.; Drug-dealing HSBC banksters go free
From , aired Dec 23, 2012
Talk live with African Socialist International Chairman Omali Yeshitela and a live panel discussing current events, including the killing of 20 children at an elementary school in Connecticut, and the recent exposure of more drug-dealing on the part of major imperialist banking institutions. As reported in Uhuru News, "HSBC (Hong Kong Shanghai Bank Corporation) was founded in 1865 as Britain's main drug pusher in Asia, which, along with the trade in African people and the colonial domination of much of the world, is the basis for the wealth of Britain, the U.S. and world capitalism today. While one out of every eight people incarcerated in the entire world is an impoverished African in the U.S., the HSBC bank simply paid $1.9 billion to the cash-strapped U.S. government and charges were dropped. The $1.9 billion is just a drop in the bucket of HSBC's 173 billion dollars in shares on the stock market and assets of 2.6 trillion dollars. "
audioLive discussion on unrest in Burkina Faso, crisis in Ivory Coast, imperialist attack on Libya. Looking at why the U.S. government killed MLK
From , aired Apr 3, 2011
Live discussion with Luwezi Kinshasa, Secretary-General of the African Socialist International (ASI) on unrest in Burkina Faso, crisis in Ivory Coast and updates on the imperialist attack on Libya. Host Nyabinga Dzimbahwe also takes a look on this anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. at why the U.S. government killed him.
audioHands off Libya! Stop U.S. imperialist attacks!
From , aired Mar 20, 2011
Host Nyabinga Dzimbahwe interviews African Socialist International (ASI) Secretary-General Luwezi Kinshasa on the imperialist assault on Libya occurring now. ASI Chairman Omali Yeshitela also joins the discussion by phone.

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