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Freddie Meeks, 83, Port Chicago Sailor Who Was Pardoned, Dies

August 21, 20120 Comments

July 17, 1944 The Port Chicago disaster occurred when an ammunition depot at Port Chicago, California exploded killing 320 men, including 202 African Americans assigned by the Navy to handle explosives. The resulting refusal of 258 African American men to return to the dangerous work became known as the Port Chicago Mutiny. 208 of the […]

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Port Chicago Mutiny: Clinton Pardons last survivor Freddie Meeks, 80

August 21, 20120 Comments

Fifty-five years after his conviction for mutiny during World War II for refusing to load munitions after an explosion that killed 320 people in Port Chicago, 79-year-old Freddie Meeks was pardoned Thursday by President Clinton. Meeks, who lives in Los Angeles, is believed to be one of just two surviving members of the all-black, 50-man crew of sailors who were […]

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Military Officers bet on lives of Blacks unloading nuclear munitions: Port Chicago Mutiny

August 21, 20120 Comments

An overwhelming explosion of thousands of tons of naval munitions blew up an American city killing hundreds in July 1944. With the help of many of the Contra Costa historical societies, local students put together a documentary of this tragic event. The video also touches on the racism that influenced this disaster. Port Chicago Mutiny […]

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John Baxter Taylor: First African-American Gold Medalist

August 20, 20120 Comments

John Baxter Taylor Jr. was a Veterinarian, born 11/3/83, in Washington DC, and was the first Black American to win an Olympic Gold Medal. After running the 3rd leg of the 400 meters, he won it the medal in track and field. Though he died at the tender age of 26, on 12/6/1908, only 5 months after setting […]

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Black US Soldiers in Australia Part 1 of 6

August 19, 20120 Comments

Part 1 of a 6 part Australian documentary about black soldiers during World War 2. You can buy the DVD of the whole documentary for A$38 from: http://preview.tinyurl.com/BSB-AUS There’s also a free “study guide” that you can download from the same site. Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6

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African-Americans: The Real Story Behind The Industrial Age, Blues, and Jazz

August 17, 20120 Comments

Blues & Jazz is music African-Americans used to tell the world of their pain & struggle. African-Americans also invented a lot agricultural, electrical, mechanical equipment, etc. that put America out front of other Western nations technology wise. Check out “The Real Story Behind The Industrial Age” and how African-Americans played a significant Role in it. […]

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Mwalimu K. Bomani Baruti: Akoben Institute

August 17, 20120 Comments

A lecture on “Negroes” from the book Negroes and Other Essays. People sense it. They can feel it in the air even though most cannot identify it or touch it. They know something is wrong, has been wrong, terribly wrong. But, whatever it is, it has run its course. It has returned home. For it has nowhere […]

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DR. UMAR ABDULLAH-JOHNSON: ON HIS LIFE, PHILOSOPHY, AND FUTURE

August 17, 20120 Comments

Dr. Umar Abdullah-Johnson, a passionate and committed Pan-Afrikan activist, reflects on his life and shares his perspectives on various political, psychological, and philosophical issues. This interview was conducted by Bro. Omar Imhotep on the morning of 1-28-12 subsequent to days of consistent speaking engagements by Dr. Johnson, and therefore perhaps captures a rare glimpse of […]

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Umar Abdulla Johnson: War on Black Boys

August 16, 20120 Comments

School psychologist, Mr. Umar Abdullah Johnson talks about the war on black boys.  

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Dr.Umar Abdullah Johnson- APPEAL TO THE 40 MILLION AFRICANS IN AMERICA

August 16, 20120 Comments

Dr. Johnson:  One of the biggest reasons, or ways, that desensitization has taken place is by way of the massive indoctrination of Black parents with the belief that the system has the best interest of their children at heart. Many black parents especially mothers find it difficult to understand that there is a psycho-academic war […]

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DR. UMAR Abdullah Johnson Exposes Obama and Many More

August 16, 20120 Comments

DR. UMAR Abdullah Johnson Exposes Obama and Many More!!! The illusion of inclusion.  We were the skilled laborers for hundreds of years in America. Trades were taken out of black schools about 30 years ago because the white unions gave the monopoly to white workers. Economic castration of black men. A must listen. Dr. Umar […]

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Hip Hop: Plan is to destroy our image, incarcerate & exterminate Black people

August 16, 20120 Comments

Dr.Umar Abdullah Johnson wnwr.com radio program http://truthperfected.blogspot.com Black reality.    

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Learn to Play Gospel Piano, Organ, Drums, Guitar, or Sing by Ear

August 12, 20120 Comments

 1. Jermaine Griggs, 28, is a minister, musician, entrepreneur, and public speaker. Having grown   up in the inner city of Long Beach with just his mom and sister, he always envisioned life on the other side of the tracks. At the tender age of 16, he decided to focus on his passion and started Hear and Play […]

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