4th World Radyo: ‘AmerIndians & Africans Navigating The Orwellian Zone’

Summary: TheAngryindian discusses the strange, wavering and ultimately hypocritical intellectual morass that is modern popular culture and the impact it has on the Indigenous and African communities of North America. Extra: a recent conversation with Bob Kincaid of Head-on-Radio (The Horn) broadcasting from the Scots-Irish environs of Appalachia and new (Strong) protest music from African […]

Folsom inmatez wired for success (video)

  “I know it’s going to work for me when I get out,” one inmate said confidently, standing in the middle of a busy Vocational Electrician classroom inside the walls of Folsom State Prison (FSP). He is one of 27 prisoners in the class learning valuable skills and earning certifications, putting each one of them […]

Oakland’z Weed Speakeasiez Draw Heat

Measure Z designates Oakland pot crime as the police department‘s “lowest enforcement priority” — yet raids and arrests persist. By David Downs   Oakland’s marijuana speakeasies — dispensaries that do not have a license to operate from the city — are facing renewed heat despite the fact that we’re in the waning days of the […]

Komrade Outlawz Writingz II

  (In our ongoing efforts to convey to our followers the brilliance of Comrade Outlaw, and in so doing convince our followers to donate to Comrade Outlaw’s re-entry fundraiser here, we bring to you part one of a two-part series entitled “Where Is The Love?. This series covers the nature of the Virginia prison system, a […]

“Celebration and Resistance” by Mumia Abu-Jamal

  http://www.prisonradio.org/media/audio/mumia/our-supporters-157-mumia-abu-jamal Luchando por la justicia y la libertad,   Noelle Hanrahan, P.I. Prison Radio  http://www.mumia-themovie.com 415-706-5222 cell (email is best) 215-535-3757 studio  PO Box 411074 San Francisco, CA 94141 globalaudiopi@gmail.com Prison Radio brings the voices of prisoners into the debate on crime and punishment. www.prisonradio.org Interested in Mumia Abu-Jamal and the new documentary, Long Distance Revolutionary, about his journey as a […]

Petition: Demand Presidential Pardonz 4 Non-Violent Drug Offenderz

We need your help with a petition requesting that President Obama issue pardons for nonviolent drug offenders currently serving federal life sentences without parole. The petition entitled “Grant Group Clemency to Nonviolent Drug Offenders Serving Life Sentences” states that the majority of nonviolent federal lifers received harsher sentences by opting to exercise their Sixth Amendment […]

California Cops Shoot and Kill 13-Year-Old Carrying Toy Rifle

Then they handcuffed him before seeking medical attention. Photo Credit: well photo/Shutterstock.com Officers in Sonoma County, Calif., shot dead 13-year-old Andy Lopez Tuesday as he walked home from school carrying a toy rifle. Just days after a 12-year-old boy in Nevada shot dead his math teacher and himself with an all-too-real handgun, the Sonoma incident […]

Need more signiturez 4 Queen Mother Assata petition

Thanks once again for speaking out on behalf of Queen Mother Assata Shakur by signing the petition if you have not already done so, to have her exonerated of false charges. We now have over 3000 signatures, but still need almost 7,000 more. Please help our effort by posting a link to this petition on your Facebook […]

Aging in place: Nebraska’s graying inmate population

Nebraska Department of Corrections Inmate Joleet Poole (right), a health care porter at the Nebraska State Penitentiary in Lincoln, cares for fellow inmate Mondo we Langa in a hospital room at the prison. May 26, 2013 4:00 am  •  By NICHOLAS BERGIN / Lincoln Journal Star   David Rice walked into the Nebraska prison system […]