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Speeches on the Arusha Declaration

Crossroads Books republished the Arusha Declaration in 2007 (its 40th Anniversary) – speeches made on that occasion by Selma James and Madaraka Nyerere here. A further edition is planned which includes Socialism and Rural Development, which it is said was part of the Arusha Declaration.

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Selma James in The Guardian What we can learn from Tanzania’s hidden socialist history

selma.jpgWhat we can learn from Tanzania’s hidden socialist history

After independence President Julius Nyerere applied welfare state principles to his own country and never lost sight of African traditions

Selma James
theguardian.com, Thursday 11 December 2014 10.29 GMT

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Selma James in Open Democracy

 Follow the leader, but which one?
ROBERT HOLTOM 10 December 2014
Leadership isn’t a commodity to be outsourced to corporate figureheads and celebrities. It’s something that belongs to everyone.

 

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WE CANT BREATHE - SOLIDARITY "DIE-IN" FOR ERIC GARNER

unnamed.jpgDate: Wednesday 10 Dec, 6pm

Venue: Westfield Shopping Centre, Shepherds Bush
Join us at the protest this Wednesday organised by London Black Revolutionaries, NUS Black Students Campaign and others. There will be DIE-IN – that is people will fall to the floor and occupy the ground as protesters have been doing in New York in solidarity with Eric Garner. https://www.facebook.com/events/294598964082684/

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DEC 9: Pack the Court for Carolyn Hill!

Some of the many who came to Superior Court hearing in August, 2013.  Carolyn Hill is in blue top with grey jacket.

Some of the many who came to Superior Court hearing in August, 2013. Carolyn Hill is in blue top with grey jacket.

Last chance for Carolyn Hill to adopt her two nieces, abruptly and traumatically removed from her home by the Dept of Human Services because she is a low-income Black woman with no GED.

Gather at 12:30pm; hearing starts at 1pm  Superior Court, 530 Walnut St, Floor 17, Philadelphia, PA    Join event on Facebook

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