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You Call This Freedom? (Part I)

by Chaz Bufe

(This essay will appear in the author’s upcoming Provocations: Don’t Call Them Libertarians, AA Lies, and other incitements, which is scheduled for October 2014.) 3,967 more words

Religion

Archival Neglect: Flooding of FBI Archives Destroyed Hundreds of Thousands of Pages of Files Related to Civil Rights Movement History

Special to Unredacted by Trevor Griffey, PhD

This September 2nd marked the 50th anniversary of the launch of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) only major counterintelligence program (or COINTELPRO) to “to expose, disrupt and otherwise neutralize” right-wing organizations. 1,647 more words

Documents

the Greatest Threat

“The Black Panther Party is the greatest threat to the internal security of the country.  Schooled in the Marxist-Leninist ideology, leaders travel extensively all over the United States preaching not only to ghetto residents, but to students in colleges, universities and high schools as well.” – September 8, 1968, FBI Chief J. 143 more words

Freedom

Civil Wrongs: The Terror Of Secret, Illegal Spying

… And so it’s begun again. My new job of just over a month is once more like the most recent job last year – in jeopardy! 6,079 more words

Civic Culture

Black African Americans Are Still Slaves-Willie Lynch

Willie Lynch’s Slave Manifesto was allegedly presented to the Virginia slaveholders on the banks of the James River in 1712. There is some controversy as to the authenticity of this document, which is neither here nor there because the contents have proven to hold true.  5,318 more words

Slavery