Hotep this is Dedon Kamath with Freedom Now agenda for this Saturday February 5, 2011 .We will commence with a commentary from Sista Brandi on Black History month. We will follow with the African Drum Beat historical calendar. Then Count down to the Pan African Film Festival with Auku Babu providing an overview of 4 upcoming films. We will move on to Sista Angel who is developing a film on the warrior queen Mumbet who was the first woman to legally obtain her freedom in the United States nearly 100 years before the Civil War.
Then Los Angeles own Central Avenue Dance Ensemble will provide a history of Black Dance in the United States with Chester Whitmore &__________________.
We will close out with Professor Gerald Horne observation on the unfolding liberation mobilization in Tunisia and Egypt and it relationship to Pan Africansim. Euro-Zionist scholars historical have conspired to subtracted North African from Africa and place these nations solely in the Mid-East. The notion of Black Africa or sub-Saharan Africa is the menu of the day at all African Studies programs in the United States. We will take another point of view of the upsurge in North Africa and its impact in Africa. DJ Dedon will present our classic edutaiment music mix including Zap Mama, Sonny Ade, Burning Spears, Mos Deff, Bob Marley, Oscar Brown, Esquires, Jim Hendrdick, Taumbu,MIA, Brand Nubianh a clip from Malcom X with a series of historical songs that highlights the history of Black Dance.
So stay tune and if you must tune out remember this evening program can be reheard for the next 90 days at KPFK.org Audio archives under Freedom Now and as always we stand ready for the Revolution.