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Mukasa Willie Ricks: Bottles and Bricks!


Mukasa "Willie" Ricks, organized with SNCC, walked and marched with Martin Luther King Jr, organized with Kwame Ture, and has a rich legacy of Black Liberation Freedom Fighter. RFT spoke to Mukasa Willie Ricks on revolutionary resistance and the African struggle for freedom and liberation.

Black Power Salute

Rage catches up with John Carlos speaking on his iconic Black Power Salute at the 68 Olympics in Mexico City. He talks about athletes role and responsibility as well as activism in today's environment.

Albert Woodfox Angola 3

The Angola 3. American Political Prisoners. ..Robert King, Herman Wallace and Albert Woodfox. While incarcerated at Louisiana State Penitentiary, the men founded a prison chapter of the Black Panther Party. Working against inhumane prison conditions, the men organized prisoners, and started hunger strikes. in 1972 the men were falsely convicted of a murder of a prison guard; only to serve record times in solitary confinement. Albert spent 44 years incarcerated nearly 43 in solitary, the most of any prisoner in american history. After work to free the men, Woodfox was released in Feb 2016.

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