Newsletter from Amiri Baraka and Committee For Unified Newark (CFUN) on the customs and concepts of “Kawaida,” a cultural nationalist ideology and movement. CFUN was a cultural nationalist organization established in 1968 by Amiri Baraka aimed at achieving Black political power in Newark. — Credit: The Black Power Movement, Pt. 1 (microfilm)
Campaign flyer distributed to promote Mayor Addonizio’s 1970 campaign for re-election. Mayor Addonizio’s campaign attempted to paint his opponent, Ken Gibson, as a dangerous Black Nationalist based on his association with Amiri Baraka. Addonizio was defeated by Ken Gibson in the runoff election, making Gibson the first Black mayor of a major northeastern city.