According to Baltimore YCL leader Jordan Farrar, a self styled “red’ skinhead, Tupac joined the League in Baltimore as a teen in the late ’80s . He was dating Mary Baldridge, the daughter of Jim Baldridge, the chairman of the Communist Party of Maryland at the time.
Though murdered in September 1996, the famous East Coast West Coast hip hop wars of Shakur’s revolutionary memory lives on in Baltimore.
The Young Communist League branch in the city is named the Tupac Shakur Club in his honor .
Tupac Shakur Club members, 2011 YCl Marxism School, Hartford Connecticut
Tupac’s “f bomb” laced speech to the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement , Atlanta Georgia 1992.