Commemorative Weekend for Mayor Chokwe Lumumba

Cooperation Jackson, the New Afrikan People’s Organization, the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, and the Jackson People’s Assembly invite you to join us for the First Annual Commemorative Weekend for Mayor Chokwe Lumumba on Friday, February 27th and Saturday, February 28th. The Commemorative Weekend is a celebration of the life and legacy of Mayor Lumumba and … Continue reading Commemorative Weekend for Mayor Chokwe Lumumba

People's Assembly’s Overview: The Jackson People’s Assembly Model

  “We must practice revolutionary democracy in every aspect of our Party life. Every responsible member must have the courage of his responsibilities, exacting from others a proper respect for his work and properly respecting the work of others. Hide nothing from the masses of our people. Tell no lies. Expose lies whenever they are … Continue reading People's Assembly’s Overview: The Jackson People’s Assembly Model

A Freedom Fighter Goes Home: Reflections on Mayor Chokwe’s Lumumba’s Funeral

A Freedom Fighter Goes Home:  Reflections on Mayor Chokwe’s Lumumba’s Funeral by Asha Bandele and  Dr. Akinyele Umoja   It was a home-going befitting an African warrior of the first order.   In the days following February 25th, when we learned that our comrade, leader, brother, Baba—friend—had suddenly made his transition, the men and women … Continue reading A Freedom Fighter Goes Home: Reflections on Mayor Chokwe’s Lumumba’s Funeral