Robert and Mabel Williams Preservation Project

June 28, 2017 Hello, During our recent trip to Detroit we began to assess and plan the preservation of Robert, Mabel, and John Williams’… Read More

Activist Archiving 101

June 21, 2017 Hello, During our recent trip to Detroit, we collaborated with Sine Hwang Jensen, librarian at the UC Berkeley Ethnic Studies… Read More

Grassroots Organizing for Change

May 30, 2017 Hello there! My name is Jesse Escalante and I am a 21-year-old student at San Francisco State University majoring in Sociology… Read More

No Justice No Peace

March 28, 2017 Hello, This clip is taken from a 1988 speech by Ahmed Obafemi of the New Afrikan People’s Organization in San Francisco.… Read More

The Story of Manuel Ramos

March 06, 2017 Hello, This article in the Movement (June 1969) covers the the murder of Manuel Ramos. Manuel was a 20 year old member of the Young… Read More

New Collection at the Archives

January 05, 2017 Hello everyone, My name is Casey and I’ve been an intern here at the Freedom Archives since September. As a recently-graduated… Read More

The Story of Ahmed Evans and the Glenville Shootout

December 13, 2016 Part 2 in our blog series on histories of resistance to racist police violence, as depicted in the pages of The Movement newspaper.… Read More