We Want Freedom: A Life in The Black Panther Party (New Edition)

Author: Mumia Abu-Jamal (Author), Kathleen Cleaver (Introduction) Publisher: Common Notions ISBN: 978-1-942173-04-5 Published October 1, 2016 Format: Paperback Size: 8 3/8 X 5 3/8 Page count: 336 Pages $20.00 by Mumia Abu-Jamal The world’s most renowned political prisoner, Mumia was only 15 when he helped found the first Philadelphia branch of the Black Panther Party. […]

Barack Obama: Executive Clemency for Dr. Mutulu Shakur

  You can sign this petition here: https://www.change.org/p/barack-obama-executive-clemency-for-dr-mutulu-shakur?recruiter=2721432&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=autopublish&utm_term=des-lg-no_src-no_msg Family and Friends of Dr. Mutulu Shakur The week of October 10th, a petition for clemency for Dr. Mutulu Shakur was submitted to President Barack Obama. Please sign on here to show your support. The acts of which Dr. Shakur stands convicted were committed in the context […]

What Today’z Artist-Activistz Can Learn From the Black Pantherz, 50 Yearz On

By Chloe Veltman, KQED If you want to get a sense of how art goes hand in hand with political activism, spend a little time with Emory Douglas and Ericka Huggins. As “Minister of Culture” and a lead graphic artist for the Panthers, Douglas created striking images for the party’s weekly newspaper, like a famous ink […]

Celebrating the 75th birthday of Soledad Brother George Lester Jackson, Sept. 23, 1941-Aug. 21, 1971

by Kiilu Nyasha As we honor the 75th birthday of our beloved Comrade George Jackson, field marshal of the Black Panther Party behind prison walls, may we remember his revolutionary ideas and practice, his mentors and his sacrifice. Author of two books, “Soledad Brother: The Prison Letters of George Jackson,” a 1970 bestseller reprinted three […]

Black August: A Story of Afrikan Freedom Fighterz by Kiilu Nyasha (August 17, 2016

August 17, 2016 Greetings All: This is the 37th anniversary of the origin of Black August, the 45th commemoration of the assassination of Soledad Brother George L. Jackson on August 21, 1971, and the first anniversary of our Yogi Bear, Hugo Pinell’s assassination on August 12, 2015. This article was first written in 2000 and […]

Black August 21, 2016: Ruchell Cinque Magee and the August 7th Courthouse Slave Rebellion

Black August 21, 2016 I can hardly believe that 46 years have gone by since the August 7,1970, Marin Courthouse Slave Rebellion. Ruchell is now 77 years old, same as myself.  It’s a sin and a shame the fascist state has taken this brother’s whole life, damn near.  And he has never seriously injured anyone.  Quite […]

Truth Universal — #HandsOffAssata (Bugatti) Freestyle

On the 43rd anniversary of the New Jersey Turnpike incident–Thursday May 02, 2013–which the U.S. government alleges Black Liberation Army members, Sundiata Acoli, Assata Shakur and Zayd Malik killed State Trooper Werner Foerster in a shootout–the FBI again calls for the extradition of exiled former Black Panther Assata Shakur. In an obviously politically motivated move, […]

The Chairman Fred 2016 Streetz Party!! Free Em All Radio

http://chairmanfredjr.blogspot.com/2016/09/the-chairman-fred-2016-streetz-party.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PrisonersOfConscienceCommittee+%28Prisoners+Of+Conscience+Committee%29 Tune in August 30, 2016 @ 3pm Cst to Str8Up RealTalk Radio Network, The People’s Network, for a Live Broadcast of The 2016  Annual Chairman Fred STREETZ PARTY! A show you don’t want to miss! We’ll be bringing Live interviews, statements and comments from attendees from across the world as we Celebrate the Honorable Chairman Fred […]

Why Black August should be celebrated across the Amerika’z

  Wikipedia Ajamu Nangwaya Sep 08, 2016 Black August is inseparably linked to the legacy of the assassinated prison leader, revolutionary, Marxist and Black Panther Party Field Marshal George Jackson. Black August is very important to the global African struggle for liberation. It is positively affirming the necessity of a politics that is all about […]