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Karega Hart


Karega Hart was a Northern California activist. He was a long time member of the Freedom Road Socialist Organization.
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Congress of African Peoples

Kalimu Endesha, (St. Louis Congress of African Peoples), Karega Hart (Detroit CAP), Jamala Rogers (St. Louis CAP), Sanjulo Ber(Pittsburgh CAP)

Unity Staff Writers/Researchers

Staff Writers/Researchers on Unity, newspaper of the League of Revolutionary Struggle in 1989 included Anne Adams, Jane Barth, Wilma Chan, Evaristo Garza, Ruth Goldstein, Karega Hart, Carol Jaggi, Michael Lee, Bob Morgan, John Massey, John Ota, Marissa Pascual, Peter Shapiro, Bernice Wuethrich, Bill Silverstone, Carl Zeff


In 1990 staff writers/researchers for Unity, newspaper of the Unity Organizing Committee included Wilma Chan, Anthony Cody, Karega Hart, Denise Imura, Amanda Kemp, Stacey Leyton, Eva Martinez, John Martyn, Yuri Miyagawa, Frank Ogletree, Nic Paget-Clarke, Peter Saltzman, Peter Shapiro, Andy Wong, Bernice Wuethrich.

In 1992 staff writers/researchers for Unity, newspaper of the Unity Organizing Committee included Brendan Carroll, Anthony Cody, Lucky Gutierrez, Karega Hart, Amanda Kemp, Eva Martinez, Yuri Miyagawa, Juan Montemayor, Frank Ogletree, Nic Paget-Clarke, Tom Ryan, Peter Saltzman, Peter Shapiro, Denise Teraoka.

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Karega Hart was a member of the Socialist Organizing Network.

FRSO/SON

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Karega Hart, Oakland appeared on an early '90s mailing list of activists in the Bay Area, sent to Freedom Road Socialist Organization member Mike Conan. Several of those listed were known Freedom Road Socialist Organization or Socialist Organizing Network members .

Forward Motion

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In 1994 Rukiya Dillahunt, Bill Fletcher, Jr., Bill Gallegos, Karega Hart, Ed Hunt, Jamala Rogers, Juliet Ucelli, Bob Peterson, Meizhu Lui were guest editors of the editorial collective of Forward Motion, the journal of Freedom Road Socialist Organization.[1]

In 1996 Elly Leary, Bob Peterson, Meizhu Lui, Rukiya Dillahunt, Bill Fletcher, Jr., Bill Gallegos, Karega Hart, Ed Hunt, Scott Kurashige, Jamala Rogers were contributing editors to Forward Motion, the journal of Freedom Road Socialist Organization.[2]

CBTU

Karega Hart, was in 1996, a member of the Northern California chapter of Coalition of Black Trade Unionists. [3]

Committees of Correspondence

At the Committees of Correspondence conference, Berkeley California, July 17-19, 1992, Karega Hart was a candidate[4]for the CoC National Coordinating Committee-from Oakland, unionist and anti police brutality activist.

Conference on Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the 90s

The Conference on Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the 90s was the Committees of Correspondence's first national conference held in Berkeley, California July 17-19, 1992.[5]

Workshops that were held at the conference on Saturday, July 18 included:[6]

Multiracial Left How can we build a multi-racial, multi-national left movement? A critical question for the survival and effectiveness of the left.

Black Radical Congress

In March 1998 “Endorsers of the Call” to found a Black Radical Congress included Karega Hart, Labor Activist & Instructor, Oakland, CA[7].

In 2000 Karega Hart was the San Franciso/Oakland Bay Area contact for Black Radical Congress[8].

“Forging a Black Liberation Agenda for the 21st Century”

10th Anniversary Meeting of the Black Radical Congress, “Forging a Black Liberation Agenda for the 21st Century” Black Radical Congress, June 20-22, 2008, St. Louis, Missouri.

Endorsers for the Congress included Karega Hart SEIU.[9]

Endorsed Communist Party fund raiser

Peoples Weekly World, September 11, 1999

In September 1999, President ATU co-sponsored a Communist Party USA fund raising event in Berkeley. Rep. Barbara Lee co-sponsored the same event. [10]

Center for Political Education

In 1999, a panel discussion entitled "Where are White Activists in the Fight Against Racism?" was composed of speakers Harmony Goldberg, SOUL; who spoke on the Mumia Abu-Jamal Campaign; Jo Hirschman of Police Watch who spoke on Police Brutality; and Adam Gold, of C-Beyond who spoke on organizing in the suburbs.

These talks were facilitated by Ilana Berger, of POWER who gave a talk entitled "The Early Marxist View on Housing: How Relevant is it Today?" at this meeting. The talks were sponsored by the Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism linked organization, the Center for Political Education.[11]

References

  1. {Forward Motion 58,Summer 1994]
  2. {Forward Motion Winter 1996/97]
  3. [Forward Motion]], Spring 1996]
  4. CoC official ballot paper
  5. Conference program
  6. Proceedings of the Committees of Correspondence Conference: Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the '90s booklet, printed by CoC in NY, Sept. 1992 (Price: $4)
  7. http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/45a/524.html
  8. BRC Today Vol 1,Issue 4 p 11
  9. Info Exchange, 10th Anniversary Meeting of the Black Radical Congress, June 20-22, 2008
  10. Peoples Weekly World, September 11, 1999
  11. Center for Political Education website: Past Classes (1998 - 2007)