Cesar Chavez: A Man Familiar to Me

I remember when I was five-years-old, my parents drove 500 miles from South Texas to Dallas to take my brothers and me to Six Flags, a well-known amusement park. It was a financial sacrifice for them, but they were not going to let summer go by without a vacation for their kids.On our way home, […]

Left-White Solidarity?

  http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/04/02/left-white-solidarity/ On the New Face of 21st Century Neo-Fascism Left-White Solidarity? by AJAMU BARAKA “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” – George Santayana Some years ago Italian anarchist Camillo Berneri suggested that while not always visible in the social practices of everyday European life, the racist foundation for European […]

Retaliation and Civil Rightz Violations Pile Up at the NWDC in Tacoma

  Remaining original hunger striker breaks fast and placed in retaliatory solitary confinement. Former isolated hunger striker “convicted” in a Kafkaesque hearing;  the twenty men placed in solitary confinement for hunger strike grows. Despite retaliation, peaceful protest continues.   Tacoma, WA – Jesus Gaspar Navarro ended his 25-day hunger strike Tuesday morning with a full […]

Hunger Strikerz in Tacoma Detention Center Ask 4 our help

  HSS emergency alerts thus far have focused on the situation in the SHUs in CA, and will continue to do so.  At this time, however, we’d like to call on you to support the people on hunger strike in the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, WA, who are striking not only to protest mass […]

End Police Terror

The PSL is a co-sponsor of this important conference SATURDAY, MARCH 22, 10AM-5PM Immanuel Presbyterian Church 3300 Wilshire Blvd, LA (just a short walk from Wilshire/Normandie Purple Line & Wilshire/Vermont Red/Purple Line) Map & Directions Join dozens of families affected by police violence from across the state of California and countless organizations that are fighting […]

New Report: 20,000 California Studentz Arrested or Ticketed in 2009-10, Vast Majority Are Youth of Color

http://www.thestrategycenter.org/blog/2014/03/18/new-report-20000-california-students-arrested-or-ticketed-2009-10-vast-majority-are- by Ashley Franklin on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 New Report: 20,000 California Students Arrested or Ticketed in 2009-10, Vast Majority Are Youth of Color “Local Control Funding Formula” Should Strengthen Support Services, Not School Police, Report Says   The New “Separate and Unequal” Using CA LCFF to Dismantle the School-to-Prison Pipeline The Community Rights […]

BREAKING: Hunger Strikez Spread to Texaz Detention Center

Systemic Abuse by GEO Group and ICE Exposed in Multi-State Effort by Detainees in Private Facilities Tacoma, WA, Conroe, TX – After a massive hunger strike inside the Tacoma Detention Center reached its 11th day, detainees found their effort spreading to other facilities inspired by their demands. Last night at midnight, immigrants held at the […]

Revolutionary Love

  by a Michigan prisoner        permalink At this time; in this place; I genuinely know why the caged bird sings other than being falsely imprisoned, he’s being called N.I.G.G.E.R. of all things… As I give perfect praise to “the most high,” I can only wonder how many more bullets have to fly? How many more […]

Jailed Immigrantz Launch Hunger Strike At Tacoma Detention Center

by Ansel Herz An immigrant detainee handed the note in the picture above to a lawyer on Friday outlining their reasons for going on hunger strike at Tacoma’s Northwest Detention Center, according to immigrants rights advocates, who say 1200 detainees are participating. “They were pretty adamant that their demands are improved working conditions and that […]

SAVE THA DATE MARCH 8, 2014: MORALES-SHAKUR BENEFIT CONCERT & TIX ON SALE

DISCOUNT TICKETS FOR THE 2ND MORALES-SHAKUR BENEFIT CONCERT & OPEN MIC; WILL BE ON SALE DURING TONIGHT’S 7PM-9PM  ZULU NATION UNIVERSAL MEETING IN HARLEM’S NATIONAL BLACK THEATER LOCATED @ 2033 FIFTH AVENUE (BTW.125TH/126TH) FEATURING: MAYA AZUCENA, INTIKANA, SPIRITCHILD, REBEL DIAZ, COLLECTIVE FLOW, PRINCE AKEEM, JAY ESPY, PATTY DUKES & REPHSTAR OF CIRCA’95, SUGAR HIPPO BAND, […]