Leonard Peltier: A Thankful Prayer

Greetings my Relatives, Friends, & Supporters: I was thinking about the national holiday “ Thanksgiving” the other day.  I won’t even go into what a horrible shame this American holiday is based on.  Instead, I will just let it remind me of the common bond I have with all my brothers and sisters of the […]

Angola 3: Robert King on the ongoing struggle to free Albert Woodfox

by Ann Garrison KPFA Weekend News broadcast Nov. 23, 2014 Robert King, a member of the Angola 3 who was freed in 2001, spoke to KPFA about a federal court’s decision to overturn the murder conviction of Albert Woodfox. Woodfox has spent over 42 years in solitary confinement in the Louisiana state prison system. http://sfbayview.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/ROBERT-KING-ON-AlBERTWOODFOX.mp3 […]

Join Uz In Philly On Tuez Dec.9, Mumia’z 33rd Anniversary Of Incarceration

Tuesday, December 9: 33 years since the day Mumia came close to dying from brutal police beatings, as he was arrested and charged for a crime he did not commit, but for which he has been wrongfully convicted and incarcerated through a police-led conspiracy!   DECEMBER 9, 2014, IS COMING UP VERY SOON! PLEASE PLAN […]

‘Wounded Knee: A Line in the Sand’: Documentary to Show Never Seen Footage

Reporter Kevin McKiernan is pictured with Tom Bad Cob and Oscar Bear Runner during the 1973 occupation. Alysa Landry 11/24/14 Four decades ago, Kevin McKiernan made a decision that would change the course of his life. Then in his late 20s, McKiernan was a cub reporter who had never seen combat, witnessed fatal gunfire or […]

Ferguson’z Lesson to Our Black Sonz Your Livez Don’t Matter

“Under slavery, all white men were deputized to uphold the social order, which meant keeping slaves in line, with a legal sanction to kill black folks if necessary.  This mentality continued through Jim Crow up until the present day, which is why so many white men can murder black boys in the twenty-first century with […]

Black Folkz Guide To Understanding Thanksgiving (Thankztaking)

  By Dr. Tingba Apidta “Contrary to popular mythology the Pilgrims were no friends to the local Indians. They were engaged in a ruthless war of extermination against their hosts, even as they falsely posed as friends. Just days before the alleged Thanksgiving love-fest, a company of Pilgrims led by Myles Standish actively sought to […]

The Nationwide List Of “Day After” Protestz Planned To Demand Justice For Michael Brown & Stop Police Terrorism

Please click here to see protest that will take place in your area. In expectation of the Grand Jury exonerating Darren Wilson in the murder of Michael Brown, day of/day after demonstrations have been planned in Ferguson and in cities around the country.  Law enforcement has the same expectation of an unjust verdict and is […]

A Tale of Two Detroits, Separate and Unequal

Detroit’s downtown section is in the process of rebuilding, which includes an increase in surveillance initiated by Dan Gilbert, the founder of Quicken Loans. (Joy Van Buhler / Flickr) In the new Detroit, a small number of wealthy residents are protected by private security and constant surveillance while the city’s black majority struggles to maintain […]

NYC – Tuesday, November 25th – Letter-Writing Dinner 4 Amerikan Indian Warriorz Oso Blanco and Leonard Peltier

WHAT: Political Prisoner Letter-Writing Dinner WHEN: 7pm sharp, Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 WHERE: The Base – 1302 Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn, New York 11221 (directions below) NOTE: NEW LOCATION COST: Free It’s supper time again, and we’re back at The Base for our every-other-week Political Prisoner Letter Writing Dinner. As anarchists, it should come as no surprise that we don’t celebrate Thanksgiving– we’ll […]

November 20, 2014: Albert’s Overturned Conviction Upheld in Unanimous Decision

n We are thrilled and honored to announce that just hours ago, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Judge Brady’s 2013 ruling overturning Albert’s conviction for a third time in a 3-0, unanimous decision (View the official court ruling here.) Though the courts have finally ruled in the interest of justice, it may still […]