Tuesday, 11 August 2015

Saturday, 8 August 2015

THE UNPUBLICISED DEATH OF AFRICAN AMERICAN POET- AMIRI BARAKA



London poet and film maker, Nadeem Din- Gabisi speaking, briefly, to our blog this week.


When I was a teenager in the 1970s,  Leroi Jones belonged to the generation of the Black Panthers ,  Malcolm X ,  Martin Luther King, Amilcar Cabral, Fidel Castro, Che Guevara, Nelson Mandela, Steve Biko, Mangaliso Sobukwe, Abdulrahman Babu, Kwame Nkrumah,  Mwalimu Nyerere , i.e. the liberation movement against colonialism and national dignity.

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