Uhuru Movement demands black community control of the police

On Aug. 9, the Uhuru Movement hosted a march in commemoration of Mike Brown, starting at the Uhuru House in St. Petersburg, Florida and ending at the steps of the city’s police department. The Uhuru Movement is a political organization working towards African freedom both in Africa and abroad. They want to regain control of their communities and stop police oppression towards African Americans. The … Continue reading Uhuru Movement demands black community control of the police

History of American Police = Slave Patrols

I have learned a lot about history. I have learned about US History, World History and European History but I have never formally learned about my history. I have also never completely learned about the history of people of color. American schools don’t teach us a composite history. How can they in 28 days? I know about the Magna Carta, the potato famine in Ireland, … Continue reading History of American Police = Slave Patrols