This image features the protests in Tahrir Square cairo overlooking a landscape of the North African coast toward the country of Tunisia where the Jasmine Revolution erupted from the country and stratospherically exiled ex-President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali from their nation, effectively inspiring the people of Egypt to revolt.
Omali Yeshitela, The leader and Founder of the Uhuru Movement and The African People’s Socialist Party.
I want my country to be free! I want all of Africa to be free!
Taken with Instagram at kent state Pan African Studies
Che in the Congo fighting with African revolutionaries!
April 29th marked the 20th anniversary of the LA rebellion, a response to decades of police brutality that culminated in the video tapped beating of Rodney King and a not guilty verdict for the offending officers. VH1 did a very good documentary of the rebellion and the role of Hip-Hop called Uprising: Hip Hop and The LA Riots, which can be viewed in it’s entirety online.