Black August - Keep The Spear Burning!

The Burning Spear newspaper has published without interruption since 1968 - in print, and now online at

Known as the "Voice of the International African Revolution," The Spear carries dynamic articles on the most pressing issues affecting the lives of African workers in the U.S., in Africa and around the world.

Please join me in celebrating Black August, a month known for historic African resistance, from the Haitian Revolution to the rebellions in Ferguson.

Watch the live Black August web shows—Thursdays, 7pm ET!

Enter the Spear sales competition!

And contribute to our goal to raise $5,000 to support The Spear, including our Mafundi Lake Sponsor-a-Prisoner Program, sending our sisters and brothers behind bars the newspaper each month!

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  • Ticharwa Masimba 
    • $13 
    • 18 d
  • Kuumba Nia 
    • $10 
    • 1 mo
  • James Alexander 
    • $10 
    • 1 mo
  • Anonymous 
    • $10 
    • 2 mos
  • KC Mackey 
    • $5 
    • 3 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Olofin Ikemba 
Saint Petersburg, FL
Burning Spear Media 
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