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A Tribute to George Jackson with Steel Pulse: A Revolutionary General

George L. Jackson: September 23, 1941 – August 21, 1971

In 1960, at the age of eighteen, George Jackson was accused of stealing $70 from a gas station in Los Angeles. Though there was evidence of his innocence, his court-appointed lawyer maintained that because Jackson had a record (two previous instances of petty crime), he should plead guilty in exchange for a light sentence in the county jail. He did, and received an indeterminate sentence of one year to life. Jackson spent the next ten
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Black Reconstruction in the South: The Freedpeople and the Economics of Land and Labor

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What’s on Your Mind – Kaye Dee & Motor Mouth

BB King has died. He wasn’t my all-time favorite Bluesman, but he was an exquisite musician and he influencedeveryone.
The moment we heard that Riley B. King — known universally both as “BB” and as the King of the Blues — had breathed his last, we invited ourselves to a very private memorial service. Our own. The King is dead, long live the Blues he was so crucial to shaping over his veryRead more…

African American Mayors Conference of Black Mayors

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A Tribute to George Jackson with Steel Pulse: A Revolutionary General

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Marcus Garvey Biopic Is Back On

Sierra Rainge is the founder and owner of Limitless Living LLC and author of To…
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Los Angeles Clippers Players Protest Silently, League Continues To React to Donald Sterling Comments

What if every time you went shopping, you were guaranteed to score a deal? With…
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