[sixties-l] Fwd: America's 40-year War against Kwame Ture (Stokely Carmichael)

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Date: Thu Jan 25 2001 - 15:25:53 EST

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    >Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2001
    >From: banboshe shango <wisdomspeakers9005@yahoo.com>
    >Subject: FYI: Spring 2001 Lecture Tour
    >FYI: Spring 2001 Lecture Tour
    >Please Post!
    >Wisdom Speakers Bureau and the Kwame Ture Work-Study
    >Institute and Library announces and requests your
    >assistance in scheduling their Spring 2001 Lecture
    >Tour. The theme of this tour is "To Prevent the Rise
    >of a Messiah: The U.S. Governments 40-year War against
    >Kwame Ture."
    >For four decades (1958-1998), Kwame Ture (also known
    >as Stokely Carmichael) worked with the student, human
    >rights, national liberation and Black Power,
    >Pan-African, socialist and peace movements in North
    >America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia, the
    >Caribbean, Central and South America, and Europe. He
    >was a member of the Student Non-violent Coordinating
    >Committee (SNCC), the Mississippi Freedom Democratic
    >Party (MFDP), the Lowndes County Freedom Organization
    >(LCFO), the Black Panther Party (BPP), the Democratic
    >Party of Guinea (PDG), the "Movement to Take Kwame
    >Nkrumah Back to Ghana," and the All-African People's
    >Revolutionary Party (A-APRP).
    >Bob Brown, the Director of the Kwame Ture Work-Study
    >Institute and Library, will present a multi-media
    >presentation that offers a perspective on who Kwame
    >Ture is, his contributions and achievements, and why
    >the United States government waged a 40-year war
    >against him.
    >Bob has been active in the student, human rights,
    >national liberation and Black Power, Pan-African,
    >socialist and peace movements for 37-years. He worked
    >and studied with Kwame for 32-years. He is an
    >accomplished researcher and organizer, who has
    >lectured on college campuses throughout North America,
    >Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and the Middle East.
    >For information on how you or your organization can
    >bring Bob Brown to your campus or community, contact
    >Wisdom Speakers at the email address listed above.
    >Thank you in advance for your assistance!
    >Banbose Shango

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