In Actions, Strategy & Soul, The Labor Community Strategy Center

Labor/Community Strategy Center

UCLA Department of History

Strategy and Soul Movement Center


Akinyele Umoja 

Professor Department African-American Studies at Georgia State University

Author: We Will Shoot Back: Armed Resistance in the Mississippi Freedom Movement

The Republic of New Africa and the Black revolutionary nationalist traditions

historical observations and lessons for today’s movement

Welcome,Channing Martinez

lead organizer—Labor/Community Strategy Center

Introduction Robin D.G. Kelley

Gary B. Nash Professor of American History at UCLA.

Editor, The Russian Revolution: A View from the Third World by Walter Rodney

Conversation with Akinyele Umoja and Eric Mann

host, Voices from the Frontlines, author: Katrina’s Legacy: The Black Nation

and People of the World Confront the U.S. Empire and its Genocidal Climate Crimes

Respondent—Jeanette Charles

International Solidarity Liaison with Venezuelanalysis

Audience Questions and Discussion

Book Sales and Signing

Suggested donations $10 general admission $5 students

Thursday May 9th 2019

doors open @6pm, program begins @7pm

Strategy & Soul

3546 w Martin Luther King Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90008