June 2018 FOLWCC Newsletter

   On May 19th, Malcolm X birthday, the National Assembly for                                 Black Liberation was held at North Carolina Central University                                   in Durham, NC. “Ignorance of each other is what has …

May 2018 FOLWCC Newsletter

  Labor Quote: “The reinvention of daily life means marching off the edge of our maps (an unchartered new world).” by Lucy Parsons —————————————————————————————– ——————————————————————————————————————————– May 18–20, 2018 National Assembly for Black Liberation  For more information and to register go to www.freedom-manifesto.info  ———————————————————————————————————————— A Womanist Perspective of the Black Power Movement ———————————————————————————————————————— Ashley D. Farmer’s Remaking Black Power: How Black Women …

April 2018 FOLWCC Newsletter

  Labor Quote: “On the American side, the Negro saw limited military service until the war dragged on into its third year. This negative attitude toward enlisting the Colored man, sprang from a reluctance to deprive the slavemaster of his chattel slave, and from the fear of putting guns in the hands of a class of persons most of whom …

March 2018 FOLWCC Newsletter

  LABOR QUOTE: “Let us be enraged about injustice, but let us not be destroyed by it.” by Bayard Rustin   ———————————————————— ** NEW REPORT: GIVING BIRTH IN NORTH CAROLINA IS STILL A RISKY BUSINESS ———————————————————— Contact: Whitney Tucker, Research Director, NC Child, whitney@ncchild.org RALEIGH–North Carolina’s persistently high fetal and infant mortality rates require new strategies to make further progress ensuring …

Fruit of Labor June 2016 Newsletter

June 2016 Fruit of Labor World Cultural Center Newsletter produced by: Black Workers For Justice’s Hip Hop 4 Justice edited by: Mari Caldwell-Robinson Contact Information: Address: 4200 Lake Ridge Rd, Raleigh NC 27604 (919) 231-2660 – Anytime (919) 876-7187 – Day email: fruitoflaborwcc@netscape.com website: www.fruitoflabor.org  Verizon strike picket lines proliferate: With at least ten Verizon strike picket lines from Germantown to College Park and DC today, there’s sure …