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Uhuru! Please click the above to image to hear PressTV‘s interview with Chairman Omali Yeshitela, the founder of the Uhuru Movement and chairman of the African Socialist International.
“Africans, Mexicans and other oppressed people have existed as colonial subjects and subject to the worst kind of police brutality,” he told the U.S. Desk in a phone interview from St. Petersburg, Fl. on Saturday.
The Uhuru Movement is holding the Bay Area Black Community Convention in Oakland, CA this weekend to address the issue of police violence and the lack of economic development in the African community. The meeting will involve planning for actions around the recent police attacks against the Mexican community in Anaheim, CA.
The Black Community Convention is a culmination of the month-long Oakland Freedom Summer Projec. Click here to read more about the Oakland Freedom Summer Project.
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