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

The Story of the TSU Five

November 28, 2016 Hello, This multi part blog series highlights significant but relatively unknown moments of resistance to racist police violence… Read More

Resistance to Forced Sterilization Curriculum

November 03, 2016 Hello, We’re excited to announce the release of a curriculum focused on historical and contemporary resistance to forced… Read More