National Black United Front

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The National Black United Front (NBUF) is an African-American organization formed in the late 1970s in Brooklyn, New York.[1][2] Its headquarters are in South Shore, Chicago, Illinois.[3]

It has been described as Christian, Left-leaning, somewhat Black nationalist[4][5] and to work in the tradition of the Million Man March[6] and Malcolm X.[7] The organization had its 30th annual convention on July 16 to 19, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois.[8][9]


  1. ^ Schultz, Jeffrey D. (2000). Encyclopedia of Minorities in American Politics: African Americans and Asian Americans. Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 217. ISBN 1-57356-148-7. Retrieved 2009-05-18.
  2. ^ Sertima, Ivan Van (1988). Great black leaders: ancient and modern. Transaction Publishers. p. 111. ISBN 0-88738-739-X. Retrieved 2009-05-18.
  3. ^ "National Office Archived 2011-09-27 at the Wayback Machine.." National Black United Front. Retrieved on September 28, 2011. "1809 East 71st, Suite 211 Chicago, Illinois 60649"
  4. ^ West, Cornel (1993). Prophetic Fragments. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing. p. 71. ISBN 0-8028-0721-6. Retrieved 2009-05-18.
  5. ^ Elbaum, Max (2002). Revolution in the Air: Sixties Radicals Turn to Lenin, Mao and Che. Verso Books. p. 263. ISBN 1-85984-617-3. Retrieved 2009-05-18.
  6. ^ Dawson, Michael C. (2001). Black visions: the roots of contemporary African-American political ideologies. University of Chicago Press. p. 218. ISBN 0-226-13860-7. Retrieved 2009-05-18.
  7. ^ Sales, William W. (1994). From civil rights to Black liberation: Malcolm X and the Organization of Afro-American Unity. South End Press. p. 20. ISBN 0-89608-480-9. Retrieved 2009-15-18. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
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