Blood flowz in Alabama prisonz az state leaderz sacrifice more bodiez in pursuit of $1.5 billion for more prisonz

Robert Washington was tied up and then “subdued” by CERT Team officers at Holman Prison. These pictures were taken of him before and after his beating. by Free Alabama Movement Holman Prison, Atmore, Ala. – As the culture of violence in Alabama’s prison system continues to spiral out of control, yet another provocation has resulted […]

28 Dayz in Chainz

In this federal prison, inmates have a choice: live with a violent cellmate or end up in shackles.  By Christie Thompson and Joseph Shapiro On Feb. 3, 2011, corrections officers at Lewisburg federal penitentiary in rural Pennsylvania arrived outside Sebastian Richardson’s cell door. With them was a man looking agitated and rocking back and forth. […]

Does the First Amendment End at the Prison Gate?

An inmate’s novel is the latest test. By Eli Hager Though he is a prisoner, Arthur Longworth asserts his right to free speech under the First Amendment. Serving life without parole for a murder he committed in 1985, Longworth has continued to publish an array of stories and essays, including two articles for The Marshall […]

Kaepernick’z Protest by Jalil Muntaqim

Blog #38: Kaepernick’s Protest “They were peace men; but they preferred revolution to peaceful submission to bondage. They were quiet men; but they did not shrink from agitating against oppression. They showed forbearance; but that they knew its limits. They believed in order; but not in the order of tyranny. With them, nothing was ‘settled’ […]

Thiz Machine Could Prevent Gun Violence — If Only Copz Used It

A system that can link gun crimes through shell casings is hobbled by skepticism and lack of manpower. Cartridge casings, commonly known as shell casings, left behind after an attempted break-in in Denver in 2015 were later entered into the National Integrated Ballistic Information Network, allowing police to match them to other casings found two […]

Celebrate Eddie Africa’z Birthday On 10/31/16

ONA MOVE Everyone ! Next Monday October 31st Our Brother Eddie Africa will be celebrating his birthday.  We thought a good idea to help Eddie Celebrate his birthday despite now being unjustly jailed for 38 years along with the rest of The Move 9 Is a birthday card drive from Friends, Family, and Supporters,from all […]

Albert Woodfox: “I choose to use my anger az a meanz for changing thingz”

by Rowan Moore “Everybody has fear,” says Albert Woodfox. “Fear is the soul telling the body that it’s in danger. Some people overcome that fear. I overcame it by having a cause. That’s what the party told me: always be honourable, always serve the people.” Woodfox, now a grizzled 69-year-old, has had more reasons to […]

8th Annual Freedom Dance–Saturday, November 5, in Harlem!

The Freedom Dance Committee 917-415-5653 Invites one and all to eat, drink and dance THE 8TH ANNUAL FREEDOM DANCE “Party With A Purpose” On Saturday – November 5th – the Eighth Annual Freedom Dance is taking place at Harlem’s historic National Black Theatre – doors open at 8:30PM featuring the shaking sounds of DJ Lumumba […]

Recent Move 9 Update

On The Move The Move 9 Have been eligible for Parole since August 2008, after being in prison for 30 years. We have repeatedly been denied. In June of this year (2016), we were denied parole again, for a total of ten years past the time we should have been released. One of the reasons […]

To the 4 White Male Policemen Who Beat Me for Checking the Health of a Sick Black Man in Their Custody…

Because pick on schizophrenics, you are picking on me. by  Ali Afshar Human Development Project   You may or may not know that the incidence and relapse rates of schizophrenia in African-Caribbean males in Western countries has been reported as being much higher than equivalent white male cohorts. E.g. We found remarkably high IRRs for […]