Protesters demonstrate against war games and an arms show on Friday at 14th and Broadway,
in front of Academy of da Corner.
photo Marvin X
broad daylight. Black Muslims were convicted of his murder. Who mentored the young Black Muslims? An Oakland police officer who was also in charge of the crime scene and led the raid on the Black Muslim Bakery the day after Chauncey was assassinated. The raid was scheduled the day before.
photo Gene Hazzard, Adam Turner
People ask Marvin X does he have permission to be at 14th and Broadway. He replies, "My people shed blood on the streets of Oakland for me to be on this corner. I don't need to ask anyone anything. I'm taking authority over my post, soldier! The OPD don't f... with me anymore, though they used to.
I talked to the merchant police so bad they don't come close to me. The Mayor (Jean Quan) knows I'm out here. I've been out here six or seven years, long before Occupy Oakland came, I was occupying 14th and Broadway.