Herman Bell on the 50th Anniversary of the Black Panther Party

October 17, 2016 Hello, Are you innocent of being a revolutionary, or are you guilty of being a revolutionary?  Rather an absurd question, especially… Read More

New Arrivals at the Freedom Archives

September 15, 2016 Hello, Over the summer we’ve been going through old piles, re-organizing the archive space and re-arranging book shelves.Read More

Youth Empowerment at the Freedom Archives

August 31, 2016 Hello, This past spring, the Progressive Librarian, a journal for Critical Studies and Progressive Politics in Librarianship,… Read More

The Political Thought of Afeni Shakur

June 16, 2016 Afeni Shakur, known to most of us as rap icon Tupac Shakur’s mother, passed away last month (2nd May 2016).  In his 1995… Read More

Illuminating the Voices of Liberation

May 19, 2016 Hello, Today we honor the birthdays of Ho Chi Minh, Malcolm X, Yuri Kochiyama and Lorraine Hansberry. All were extremely important… Read More

Sovereignty Dignity Solidarity

May 18, 2016 In late March, a delegation of nineteen prison, labor, and scholar-activists from the United States traveled to Palestine.… Read More


May 04, 2016 Tricontinental is a periodical founded by the Organization of Solidarity with the People of Asia, Africa and Latin America and… Read More


April 27, 2016 Recently, the Freedom Archives was a part of the first US delegation to Palestine focused on political imprisonment and designed… Read More