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July 9, 2023

Dr. Mutulu Shakur Has Joined the Ancestors!

Dr. Mutulu Shakur Lives in the Heart of the People!

Friday, July 7, 2023

The New Afrikan People's Organization and the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement are deeply saddened to announce the transition of our beloved comrade and co-founder, Dr. Mutulu Shakur, on Friday, July 7, 2023.

Born Jeral Wayne Williams on Augut , 1950, he was a loving father and grandfather, revolutionary acupuncturist, human rights organizer and former political prisoner of war. Mutulu's life was transformative to the many people he organized, healed, mentored and inspired.

Dr. Mutulu Shakur taught us that "people struggle for liberation because the love [the] people." He will always be remembered for his continued commitment to an independent and socialis New Afrika and for his battle cry, Straight Ahead!

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