BACK THE BLACK Armed march taking place in Kansas City on July 3rd at 63rd & Troost. This demonstration is being organized by the Kansas City Chapter of the Revolutionary Black Panther Party.
Black Restaurant Feature: Ruby Jean’s is the Healthy Soul Food We Needed But Didn’t Know We Wanted
By KC Defender Staff ● Kansas City ● July 1, 2021 May 12, 2022
“Ruby Jean’s Juicery was created with a passion for health and longevity of life in mind. There is life in fruits and vegetables and that…
When KC Cops Murder Black People, Local Media Are Co-Conspirators
By Cassandra Gillig ● Kansas City ● July 12, 2021 June 13, 2022
Led by police department lies emphasizing Johnson's purportedly threatening presence and guilt, the killing elicited little protest.
The Black Radical Tradition: Kansas City’s Rich History of Revolutionary Organizing
By Adin Alem ● Kansas City ● July 14, 2021 June 7, 2022
If you asked a person on the street what Kansas City is known for, they would most likely say something along the lines of barbecue,…