The National Black United Front:

Houston Chapter

convict_leasing-web-mar19-ahc-980x600.jp

ARE YOU CONNECTED TO THE

Sugar Land 95 ?

GET ON BOARD

Support the Movement

reginald-moore-sugar-land-houston-imperi

ABOUT THE SUGAR LAND 95

BURIED IN SUGAR

In 2018 Fort Bend Independent School District ignored warnings from local Activists, Historian, and Caretaker of the Old Imperial Farm Cemetery, Mr. Reginald Moore and commenced building the James Reese Career Technical Center  on the site of a former State Prison Plantation known as, Bullhead Camp. In the building process they unearthed the remains of 95 men and boys who were victims of a Convist Leasing contract between Imperial Sugar and the State of Texas. 

An initial analysis of the remains showed that the Sugar Land 95 were buried between the late 1800s and early 1900s. During this time, in the south, Black Codes were in effect to target and incarcerate newly freed enslaved Africans to be imprisoned and continue their slave labor under the cloak of the Prison Industrial Complex. 

It is imperative that we connect the Ancestral dots and locate the possible descendants of the Sugar Land 95 so proper analysis can be completed.

NEWS

 

FOLLOW NBUF ON SOCIAL MEDIA

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram

WE NEED ANSWERS

Contact FBISD

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Get the Latest Updates
from NBUF Houston!

#SugarLand95

DESCENDANT DATABASE

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram

THE NATIONAL BLACK UNITED FRONT - HOUSTON CHAPTER

nbufhouston@gmail.com

@nbuf_houston

CASH APP: $NBUFHTOWN

Task Force for the Preservation of the African Burial Ground in Sugar Land:

Gods In the Tre,

Black Panther Party/People's Party II Alumni Houston Chapter,

S.H.A.P.E. Community Center,

Nation of Islam Muhammad Mosque #45, Amandla Productions,

Operation Outreach OG1,

New Black Panther Party,

Deric Muhammad,

Chief Omilana Ifaronke Fagbenro Amusan, State Representative Ron Reynolds,

Mtangilze Sanyika Ph.D,

Abdul Haleem Muhammad Ph.D.,

Fred McGhee Ph.D,

Obidike Kamau Ph.D.

The National Black United Front Houston Chapter