Because capoeira, like other martial arts or indeed any elective affinity group, draws together people from such different walks of life, they have the opportunity to learn about the circumstances each other have experienced in life.
Source: Capoeira as Graceful Resistance – Kung Fu Tea
by Assata Shakur
At this time I’d like to say a few words especially to my sisters: SISTERS. BLACK PEOPLE WILL NEVER BE FREE UNLESS BLACK WOMEN PARTICIPATE IN EVERY ASPECT OF OUR STRUGGLE, ON EVERY LEVEL OF OUR STRUGGLE. Continue reading “A Message to My Sistas”