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Eyes Of The Rainbow Deals With The Life Of Mama Assata Shakur

Sep 11, 2012 - 11:13 PM - by XXPANTHAXX
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"Like most poor people in the United States, I have no voice. The Black press and the progressive media, as well as Black civil rights organizations, have historically played an essential role in the struggle for social justice. We should continue and expand that tradition. We should create media outlets that help to educate our people and our children, and not annihilate their minds. I am only one woman. I own no TV stations or radio stations or newspapers. But I believe that people need to be educated as to what is going on and to understand the connection between the news media and the instruments of repression in America. All I have are my voice, my spirit and the will to tell the truth. But I sincerely ask those of you in the Black media, those of you in the progressive media and those of you who believe in truth and freedom to publish my story." -Assata Shakur

Eyes Of The Rainbow deals with the life of Mama Assata Shakur


Video, color, 47 min, 1997
Director of Photography: Raul Rodriguez, Jose M. Riera
Script and Director: Gloria Rolando
Assistant Director: Tony Romero

"Eyes of the Rainbow" deals with the life of Assata Shakur, the Black Panther and Black Liberation Army leader who escaped from prison and was given political asylum in Cuba, where she has lived for close to 30 years. In it we visit with Assata Shakur in Havana and she tells us about her history and her life in Cuba.

Gloria Rolando on "Eyes of the Rainbow":

"In the struggle of the African American people, many women's voices in the past and the present have always called for social justice, women who throughout the years have shown integrity and firmness in their principles. For... [Read More]
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R.I.U. Nana Sankofa Uhuru

Aug 16, 2012 - 1:00 PM - by G.O.D.F.A.T.H.A.
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Sis. Nancy Lockhart host & Bro. Nat Turner 187 & Bro. Mosi co-hosts. With Sis. NattyReb to make an appearance 4 a Tribute 4 One of our own Sis. Queen Nana Sankofa Uhuru. Come on out and celebrate the life of our komrade and show some Revolutionary Love










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DECEMBER ACTION ALERT: Morehouse College Police Beat Up Civil Rights Leader !!!

Dec 01, 2005 - 9:57 AM - by IfasehunReincarnated
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DECEMBER 2005 ACTION ALERT
Main Page of This Alert: December 2005 Action Alert, Assata Shakur Speaks


TITLE:Morehouse Police Beat Up Civil Rights Leader!


TIME FRAME: 1 Month

PLAN OF ACTION:
Contact Morehouse College and Morehouse Police Department and demand that an act of police brutality perpetrated against civil rights icon Mukasa Dada (Willie Ricks) are corrected and that he is compensated for his injuries.

Protest Police Brutality!

PURPOSE OF ACTION:
Rectify an act of police brutality against Mukasa Dada, formerly named Willie Ricks, creator of the term "Black Power" and pioneering civil rights activist.

Morehouse police beat up Civil Rights Leader and Elder, Mukasa Dada former known as Willie Ricks of Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), on Thursday, November 10, 2005 at Morehouse College. As a Field Secretary for SNCC and overall freedom fighter for Black people in general, we feel this attack by Morehouse Police is dishonorable, appallingly contradictory, and a slap in the face to all Black Leadership past, present, and future. Mukasa Dada’s history in the civil rights movement, Black power movement, and all Black... [Read More]
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