COUNTERPUNCH (Weekend Edition August 8-10, 2014) A Scholar & Theoretician of Human Justice Joins the Ancestors: Eddie Ellis and the Struggle for Black Freedom by ORISANMI BURTON With the passing of Eddie Ellis in July of 2014, another giant of the black freedom struggle has joined the ancestors. Eddie features prominently in my dissertation research […]
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** Please note that there will be a memorial held in honor of Eddie Ellis on the evening of Friday, September 12, 2014 at the New York Ethical Society. For more information or to receive future notice of the evening, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. “As for me, I start from the proposition that no […]
Power the movement to build the Eddie Ellis Academy for Human Justice! We are saddened beyond words that our beloved founder, Eddie Ellis, has transitioned from this earth. His strategic thinking, historical analysis and tireless love instructed and infused our daily work and growth. At the same time, we are ever more charged to continue […]
A presentation made by Orisanmi Burton at the 112th Annual Conference of the American Association of Anthropologists (November 23, 2013).
In July, 2013 Eddie Ellis gave a lengthy interview to Katti Gray for The Sun Magazine entitled, “The Run-On Sentence: Eddie Ellis on Life after Prison.” We have a brief excerpt below, or you can read the full interview on the Sun website or you can download the article below. Gray: How can we help people […]