Thursday, February 11, 2016

And One of My Very Favorites Gladys Knight.

A Black Panther in Dublin

In March Ashanti Alston, a former member of the Black Panther Party and a Black Liberation Army solider, came to Ireland to speak at the Dublin anarchist bookfair. This is the video of his presentation. In it he talks about his experiences in the Black Panthers and BLA, the lessons he draws from them and what he thinks of revolutionary politics in Ireland. Ashanti talks about his attempt to break BLA comrades out of a New York jail and the influence reading about Irish republicanism had on him in prision as well as how he bacame an anarchist.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

An African History Treasure Trove

In the form of

This is an online museum/archive/learning center, the likes of which I have never seen before and I've been surfing the net since before graphic browsers existed.

I have to say that the web site doesn't appear to be fully operational or I'm having issues with my browser (Safari 7.1.8) either way don't let that stop you from visiting at
You won't be disappointed.
You'll find a blog, cultural institute, beautiful images relating to Africa and the diaspora and so much more that there is no point for me to say more when all you have to do is go see for yourself.

YES WE CAN! #EndMassIncarceration

Daniel Geiter an ex-con earned a Doctorate and plans college for cons.