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  • Reggie Johnson

    This Wednesday (January 15) Starting 3 am.#FromtheSoundboard will feature the rare Jihad sessions of beat poet and activist #AmiriBaraka. I dare you to find another radio station that will air this without interruption. #NeverScared #AlwaysDifferent #WBAI #soonfeed #fusicology

  • Welcome to Harlem

    Black History Meets Black Music: 'Blues People' at 50 This article discusses 'The Blues People' by Amiri Baraka. The historical value of the work, the fact that the book has never been out of print, and what Baraka is currently involved in.

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"Since the rich eat more/ than anybody else/ It is reasonable to assume/ that they are more full of shit." -Baraka Amini

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African-American poet and activist Amiri Baraka

Safe Journey Mr. Amiri Baraka, (October 7, 1934 – January 9, 2014), Born Everett LeRoi Jones, Formerly Known As LeRoi Jones And Imamu Amear Baraka. The Struggle For You Is Over.

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Burt GLINN :: . Leroi JONES [aka Amiri BARAKA], one of the original Beat poets and controversial for his extreme political views, at his home in Newark, New Jersey, 1959

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Amiri Baraka, the poet, novelist, and activist once known as LeRoi Jones, has died at the age of 79.

March for peace (Washington, D.C.): I won't fight in Vietnam (1965). So glad that people spoke up against the war. So sad for those Who had to go.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King during a news conference following the announcement that he had been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

Chief Washakie. Chief Washakie was born to a Flathead (Salish) father and and Lemhi Shoshone mother.His prowess in battle, his efforts for peace, and his commitment to his people's welfare made him one of the most respected leaders in Native American history. Upon his death in 1900, he became the only known Native American to be given a full military funeral. By S Campos

i still believe that peace and plenty and happiness can be worked out some way. i am a fool. • kurt vonnegut

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