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The People’s War – Episode 4: Fighting the colonial coronavirus in Africa

This week we turn our attention to Africa and efforts being made there to prevent widespread deaths from COVID-19. On April 17th, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa released a report predicting that “Anywhere between 300,000 and 3.3 million African people could lose their lives as a direct result of COVID-19.” The People’s War […]

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The People’s War – Episode 3: Support our brothers and sisters in prison

Reverend Edward Pinkney is featured on this third episode of WBPU FM’s new weekly radio program covering the coronavirus pandemic from the perspective of the African working class worldwide. Rev. Pinkney is a longtime leader of the Black Autonomy Network Community Organization, working for economic and social justice in Benton Harbor, MI, a 90% African […]

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The People’s War – Episode 2: Africans are dying of COVID-19 at alarming rates!

African People’s Socialist Party Chairman Omali Yeshitela is the guest on this second episode of Black Power 96 Radio’s new weekly radio program covering the coronavirus pandemic from the perspective of the African working class worldwide. Over the past five decades, Chairman Omali has initiated campaigns to defend the democratic rights of the African community, […]

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The People’s War – Episode 1: What you need to know about COVID-19

Black Power 96 Radio has launched a weekly radio program to cover the coronavirus pandemic from the perspective of the African working class worldwide. The People’s War radio show features guests covering all aspects of the current crisis—providing health and medical tips and resources, economic survival information, analysis of the political and international impact, how […]

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COVID-19 Information and Updates

Uhuru Greetings to Black Power 96 Radio listeners and supporters! We are thinking of you and hope you are healthy and well. The safety and well-being of our staff, volunteers and our community at large is top-of-mind. To that end, Black Power 96 Radio has made adjustments, including closing the station to the public for […]

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Public Service Announcement on COVID-19

To help keep our community healthy and safe, Black Power 96 wants to share this important advisory about Coronavirus Disease 2019, also known as COVID-19. Although the vast majority of COVID-19 illnesses will probably be relatively mild, and may not even have symptoms, some people’s illnesses will be severe and may even be fatal. People […]

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Tips to prepare for / prevent the spread of COVID-19

The African People’s Education and Defense Fund’s (APEDF’s) sister non-profit organization, The All African People’s Development and Empowerment Project (AAPDEP) has published tips to help us all prevent and prepare for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) – Download the PDF HERE. The info sheet includes: Basic facts about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Know the symptoms of […]

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