Pennsylvania prison barz Bay View; prisoner fightz back – and winz

by George Rahsaan Brooks-Bey Open letter to prison administration: At the outset, it must be clearly understood that barring an issue of the Bay View severely burdens the First Amendment rights of innocent third parties by a racist and prejudiced committee whose intent is to bar a Black newspaper from communicating with Black prisoners. The […]

4th World Radyo: The Hidden American Gulag: TheAngryindian Speakz with George Mallinckrodt

by aboriginalpress Summary:  TheAngryindian speaks with US Psychotherapist and Prisoner Rights Advocate George C. Mallinckrodt, (georgemallinckrodt.com / Twitter – @GeoMallinckrodt) author of ‘Getting Away With Murder: A True Story‘ (2014) based on the tragic and violent death of Darren Rainey, a mentally-challenged state of Florida prison inmate who was literally ‘cooked to death’ while in custody as a punishment […]

VIDEO: The Second Amendment Is Not Applied Equally To Blackz And Whitez

Police officers need to be forced to respect the law, whether they are confronting armed Caucasians or armed African Americans. The law says, in most places, that the police do not have the exclusive right to be armed. By M. David for Counter Current News   Do police officers treat African Americans legally open carrying firearms […]

The dangerouz militarization of our police

by David A. Love (CNN)  As Philadelphia comes to terms with the train derailment that has left six people dead and some 200 injured, it’s also worth remembering another tragic event that took place in the city exactly 30 years ago. It was an incident that claimed the lives of almost a dozen people, including […]

Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) reflectz on the legacy of Malcolm X

by Wax Poetics To commemorate the 90th birthday of Malcolm X on Tuesday (May 19, 2015), Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) speaks on the significance of Malcolm X today, especially for those who Bey says are “…poor, or hungry, or hunted.” Taken from an interview with Yasiin Bey shot in Paris with curator Sohail Daulatzai for […]