STEVE BIKO (beige mix color 2XL) from Joe Left Hand Records                                                                                                                                                                                 More

STEVE BIKO (beige mix color 2XL) from Joe Left Hand Records

STEVE BIKO (beige mix color 2XL) from Joe Left Hand Records More

Steven Biko was an anti-apartheid activist and founder of the Black Consciousness Movement.  Although an advocate of nonviolent resistance, he died in police custody in 1977 after over 22 hours of torture and interrogation.

Steven Biko was an anti-apartheid activist and founder of the Black Consciousness Movement. Although an advocate of nonviolent resistance, he died in police custody in 1977 after over 22 hours of torture and interrogation.

Kwame Nkrumah, Patrice Lumumba, Wangari Maathai, Steve Biko, Nelson Mandela and Jomo Kenyatta are six black African heroes from Africa's history who have changed the course of Africa.

Kwame Nkrumah, Patrice Lumumba, Wangari Maathai, Steve Biko, Nelson Mandela and Jomo Kenyatta are six black African heroes from Africa's history who have changed the course of Africa.

Steve Biko in 1977, he was a anti-apartheid activist in South Africa. He died in a prison cell after numerous torturing acts. Biko was an international protest to the South African government.

Steve Biko in 1977, he was a anti-apartheid activist in South Africa. He died in a prison cell after numerous torturing acts. Biko was an international protest to the South African government.

Stephen Bantu Biko.  Stephen Bantu Biko was an anti-apartheid activist in South Africa in the 1960s and 1970s. A student leader, he later founded the Black Consciousness Movement which would empower and mobilize much of the urban black population.  Assassinated: September 12, 1977, Pretoria

Stephen Bantu Biko. Stephen Bantu Biko was an anti-apartheid activist in South Africa in the 1960s and 1970s. A student leader, he later founded the Black Consciousness Movement which would empower and mobilize much of the urban black population. Assassinated: September 12, 1977, Pretoria

"Being black is not a matter of pigmentation, it is a reflection of a mental attitude" - Steve Biko

"Being black is not a matter of pigmentation, it is a reflection of a mental attitude" - Steve Biko

Stephen Bantu Biko -Because of his high profile, news of Biko's death spread quickly, opening many eyes around the world to the brutality of the apartheid regime. His funeral was attended by over 10,000 people, including numerous ambassadors and other diplomats from the United States and Western Europe. Nelson Mandela said of Biko: "They had to kill him to prolong the life of apartheid."

Stephen Bantu Biko -Because of his high profile, news of Biko's death spread quickly, opening many eyes around the world to the brutality of the apartheid regime. His funeral was attended by over 10,000 people, including numerous ambassadors and other diplomats from the United States and Western Europe. Nelson Mandela said of Biko: "They had to kill him to prolong the life of apartheid."

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