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Castro's Paradise: Varadero, Cuba

Before we made our way to Havana for our last days in Cuba, we travelled to Varadero – a famed Caribbean beach where Castro owns a home. 594 more words

Backpacking

Week of 11/25: Assata Shakur's autobiograpy

This week we move on to the our last book of the semester, the autobiography of Assata Shakur

Announcement: Remember that papers are due Tuesday, 11/25… 161 more words

Reading

Let's Make Reading Cool Again!

Welcome to The Diaspora Book Club! 

The Diaspora Book Club is a new book club for young adults (18-35) to explore the literary contributions of African-American authors and to connect young people nationally/abroad – around the purpose of reading and growing. 202 more words

Maya Angelou

Freddie Gibbs Names His Favorite Revolutionaries

(AllHipHop News) Indiana emcee Freddie Gibbs may also be known as “Gangsta Gibbs,” but the co-creator of this year’s well-received album Piñata with Madlib wants the world to know that he is actually RBG – revolutionary but gangsta. 240 more words

News

Campaign Meeting Tonight!

TONIGHT IS THE NEXT…

Guillermo Morales-Assata Shakur Center Campaign Organizing & Planning Meeting In Harlem!

Featuring An Exclusive Video Message From Cuba By Guillermo & Assata! 20 more words

CUNY

Back in the Day: The Arrest of Sekou Odinga

https://blackloveproject.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/1-04-the-revolution-will-not-be-televised.mp3

On October 23, 1981 Sekou Mgbozi Abdullah Odinga was arrested for the attempted murder of a police officer. He was later charged and convicted for the liberation of Assata Shakur and attempted murder of a police officer, given forty (40) and twenty five (25) years to life, respectively. 485 more words

Black History

Hip-Hop

“Hip-Hop can be a very powerful weapon to help expand young people’s political and social consciousness. But just as with any weapon, if you don’t know how to use it, if you don’t know where to point it, or what you’re using it for, you can end up shooting yourself in the foot or killing your sisters or brothers. 13 more words

Taiwan