Solidarity statement presented by Obasi Camera, Outreach Coordinator of the Ujima People's Progress Party organizing committee, to the founding convention of the New York Freedom Party on February 12, 2010 in Brooklyn, New York. The New York Freedom Party is the first independent African-led electoral party to be formed in the State of New York.
Brothers, Sisters and Comrades in the Struggle for Social Justice and Human
Obasi Camara, Outreach Coordinator for the grassroots political organization Ujima People's Progressive Party, promotes the group in West Baltimore. Ujima needs 10,000 signatures to qualify as an official political party. (Courtesy Photo) Members of a local Black grassroots organization say Marylanders need a new type of political party that advocates for the working class.
The "community-controlled" Ujima People's Progressive Party supports a living wage, the r