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Harlem vigil for #Charleston9 includes recitation of 'prayer' by cop-killer Assata Shakur [Vine]

“Lots of folks expected us to do something strange and break out in a riot. Well, they just don’t know us,” said the Rev. Norvel Goff Sunday at the first service at the Emanuel AME Church since the massacre that killed nine parishioners last week. 747 more words


The GSRC: Assata Mural Whitewashed

Assata Mural Whitewashed

On Sunday, May 17, 2015, Marquette University proceeded to paint over a mural of Civil Rights Activist Assata Shakur. The mural was the artwork of several students headed by NPHC sorority Alpha Kappa Alpha. 378 more words

Prison breaks aren’t just a man’s game

This past weekend, two convicted murderers escaped from a maximum-security prison in upstate New York. Richard Matt and David Sweat used power tools to cut through steel walls and pipes, working for several days to chisel their way out of the prison. 1,088 more words

You won't believe what freed, jihadi-lovin' lawyer Lynne Stewart is up to...

Yep. You won’t believe what freed, jihadisti-lovin’ lawyer Lynne Stewart is up to…oh, wait. Yes, you will.

Lynne Stewart’s impunity http://t.co/NTFkIMYlxo pic.twitter.com/PujdPB1wrx

— Manhattan Institute (@ManhattanInst) …

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by F. Kenneth Taylor

It was difficult writing this installment of my “Shakur Family” biography series due to the scarcity of available information during the researching process.  703 more words


new goals

Inspired most recently by Assata Shakur’s autobiography and bell hooks All About Love and belonging: a culture of place, I going to attempt to truly embody the famous principle set forth by Assata: “It is our duty to fight for our freedom. 256 more words


Everybody Hates Cuba

Everybody loves Raymond is a comedic sitcom featuring lead character Ray Barone who is played by comedian Ray Romano. The series is loosely based on characters from Romano’s life. 991 more words