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Uhuru Takes the Stage — out of the blue.

The left implodes.  Great hopes were stirred by the Bernie Sanders campaign.  It was alleged to be a movement that would continue beyond the primaries, beyond November, promising a Political Revolution that would transform American politics.

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Uhuru Takes the Stage — the theory.

(continued from Uhuru Takes the Stage — Out of the Blue) Most organizations don’t bother much in the way of theory.  Just do what everybody else is doing, and keep doing more of it.  (That’s why the left is doing … Continue reading

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Concerning Las Vegas

What drew me to the Uhuru movement was not a sophisticated study of the African People’s Socialist Party platform.  The formulation “No one lives at the expense of anyone else.  War against the corporations!  War against the System!” rang true, … Continue reading

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Reparations are alive!

  “A crime has been committed.  Reparations is the admission of that crime, one which shocks the conscience of the world.” Such is the foundation of the campaigns that Eritha Akilé Cainion and Jesse Nevel are running as candidates for … Continue reading

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League of Women Voters Debate

ST. PETERSBURG, July 10, 2017 — It all comes together. Last year, the night of March 31, three Black girls — Laniya Miller (15), Ashaunti Butler (15), and Dominique Battle (16) — were picked up and offered a ride home. … Continue reading

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Uhurus Own the Ground

ST. PETERSBURG, FL, June 22, 2017 — “My name is Jesse Nevel, and I m a candidate for Mayor of St. Petersburg, Florida.” So began Jesse Nevel, who will be on the August 29 primary ballot in the supposedly non-partisan … Continue reading

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This is not a campaign. This is a movement!

ST. PETERSBURG, FL, June 6, 2017 — We are young! We are Black! We are Green!  We are Red!  We are a movement!  That was the message from the diverse crowd of 50 gathered on the steps of City Hall … Continue reading

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Pinellas Greens at St. Pete City Hall Rally for Uhuru Slate

Rose Roby speaking on behalf of the Pinellas County Green Party in front of St. Pete City Hall at today’s press conference for Jesse Nevel for Mayor of St. Petersburg, Florida and Eritha Akile Cainion for Councilwoman for District 6. … Continue reading

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Syria — U.S. Hoists the False Flag

“I will give propagandistic cause for the release of the war, whether convincing or not.  The winner is not asked later whether he said the truth or not.” — Hitler to his generals, August 22, 1939 It started out with … Continue reading

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Homelessness — Human Rights supersede Civil Rights

For decades, fighters for social justice have been fighting for our civil rights.  Many of these invaluable battles have been successful, grounded in the promises set forth in the Constitution’s Bill of Rights.  We have had victories too numerous to … Continue reading

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