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The Guardian
20 mins | May 13, 2020

A siege. A bomb. 48 dogs. And the black commune that would not surrender

The struggle for black liberation is woven with fighting and resistance, here's one of those stories. "We demonstrated against police brutality. And we did so uncompromisingly. Slavery never ended, it was just disguised," Janine Africa. Ed Pilkington, writing in The Guardian, tells us the surreal story of the black commune that in 1978 would not surrender during the black liberation struggle. The beginning of this piece makes reference to a photograph which can be viewed by clicking "read along".

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