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Stokely Carmichael’s ‘Free Huey’ Reissued by Motown Records’ Black Forum Label

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On the 55th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party, the Motown Records’ Black Forum label has reissued Stokely Carmichael’s Free Huey. Visit for more information One of the most popular and influential leaders of the Black Power movement, Carmichael (who later adopted the name Kwame Ture) delivered the speech in February […]

Judas and the Black Messiah Review: Actors Breathe Life Into the Characters, Giving an Inside Look at the Infiltration of the Illinois Black Panther Party

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An electrifying film, Judas and the Black Messiah is based on the history of the FBI and Chicago Police Department’s involvement in the 1969 assassination of deputy chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party Fred Hampton. Under the direction of Shaka King, who co-wrote the movie with Will Berson (from a story by Keith and […]

[WATCH] NFAC Hold Protest at KKK Gathering Site in Georgia On 4th Of July

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As Confederate landmarks around the country are being toppled and removed, a group of armed members of the Not Fuckin Around Coalition (NFAC) held a protest in Stone Mountain, Georgia to call for the Confederate carvings at the state park to be taken down. Visit for more information The gathering site, which has stood […]

Black Panther Party Co-founder Elbert ‘Big Man’ Howard Dies at 80

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Elbert “Big Man” Howard, a prime co-founder of the Black Panther Party with Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in Oakland has died at the age of 80. His wife, Carole Hyams states the cherished panther transitioned in Santa Rosa, Cali. on Monday after suffering from a long illness, the LA Times reports. Visit for […]

Tupac’s Father, Mutulu Shakur, Files Lawsuit Against The U.S. Government For Illegally Holding Him In Prison

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After serving three decades in a federal penitentiary, freedom fighter and father figure to the late Hip Hop icon Tupac Shakur says that the government is illegally keeping him behind bars. Visit for more information Mutulu Shakur has filed a lawsuit against the government of the United States earlier this week, claiming his Constitutional […]

Matt Barnes Announces Production For New Huey Newton Biopic Film

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In December of 2017, Matt Barnes took to Instagram to announce his retirement from the NBA after a successful fifteen year stint. As apart of his announcement he made it very clear that his new goals involve becoming a billionaire by the age of 50 in correlation with business meetings that allow for him to […]

A Tribute To The Life Of Mother & Activist Afeni Shakur

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The recently deceased Afeni Shakur was born Alice Faye Williams on January 22, 1947 in Lumberton, North Carolina. She moved to the Bronx, NY, when she was just 11 years old and attended the Performing Arts High School in Manhattan as an aspiring actress. In her late teens she was introduced to a man named […]

Miami Fraternal Order Of Police Boycotts Security Of 2 Beyonce Concerts Amidst Black Panther Controversy

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The controversy over Beyonce‘s “Formation” performance at the Super Bowl 50 halftime show just goes to show how impactful music and stage presence can affect social issues. Visit for more information The Miami chapter of the Fraternal Order Of Police have announced that they will be boycotting their security detail at two Beyonce concerts […]

“Anti-Beyonce” Rally To Be Held Outside NFL Headquarters

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An “Anti-Beyonce Protest Rally” is scheduled to be held in New York outside of the NFL headquarters for allowing hate speech to be disseminated during Super Bowl 50 using Bey’s “Formation” performance. “Do you agree that it was a slap in the face to law enforcement? Do you agree that the Black Panthers was/is a hate […]

Mutulu Shakur Has NOT Been Released From Prison

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Despite reports that the revolutionary icon was released from prison after serving just half of his sentence, it has been confirmed that Mutulu Shakur has not been released from federal prison. Visit for more information Several news outlets erroneously reported on the former Black Panther and Tupac Shakur stepfather’s release, however, it was confirmed […]

‘The Wire’ Actor Jamie Hector Joins Tupac Biopic ‘All Eyez On Me’ Cast


It has just been announced that Jamie Hector, best known for his role on HBO‘s The Wire, has landed a place in the cast in the highly anticipated Tupac Shakur biopic ‘All Eyez On Me’. Visit for more information The 40 year old Brooklyn native will play ‘Pac’s stepdad, Mutulu Shakur, a legendary revolutionary […]