The BIBC is an organization of organizations. It is the political instrument in which the member organizations and individuals exercise united political will and action in anti-imperialist resistance. The BIBC is an activist organization that believes in self determination for African people and is lead by African people. In addition, while the coalition exercises united political will, it also recognizes that the representative coalition organizations have different political philosophies. Furthermore, the BIBC recognizes the right of each organization in the coalition to work independently on issues affecting the African community.
The Black is Back Coalition for Peace, Social Justice and Reparations having thoroughly discussed the basis of agreement between the organizations of the coalition, commit to upholding the following principles of unity: