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Every 36 Hours: A Black Person is Killed in the USA


(Listen the album HERE: nuafrikaent.bandcamp.com/album/every-36-hours )

A hip-hop album featuring Dead Prez, Immortal Technique, Outlawz, Zayd Malik, Jasiri X, Truth Universal and more has been released as a part of this campaign here.

A human rights crisis confronts Black people in the United States. Since January 1, 2012, police and a much smaller number of security guards and self-appointed vigilantes have murdered at least 120 Black women and men. These killings are definitely not accidental or random acts of violence or the work of rogue cops. As we noted in our April 6th, 2012 “Trayvon Martin is All of US!” Report (see http://mxgm.org/trayvon-martin-is-all-of-us/), the use of deadly force against Black people is standard practice in the United States, and woven into to the very fabric of the society. Continue reading

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Call for Art & Film: Black August 2011 New York City

Second Annual Black August Art Exhibition and Fundraiser

Project Overview

The Malcolm X Grassroots Movement (MXGM) is seeking art of various mediums including, but not limited photography, drawings, sculptures, paintings, collages, live-art, and other forms of for the Second Annual Black August Art Exhibition. The exhibition will take place in August 2011 in New York City. Continue reading

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