When Police Decide What Teacherz Can Teach

Photo by Bob Bob by David Love As the nascent #BlackLivesMatter movement seeks reform of a criminal justice system that preys upon communities of color, law enforcement are increasingly attempting to quell protest and political dissent. Exhibit A: The case of Marylin Zuniga. Zuniga, a public school teacher at Forest Street Elementary School in Orange […]

Building Bridgez: How Slavery Still Shapez Contemporary Policing Policiez & Practicez

Building Bridges & Housing Notebook Special with Mimi Rosenberg, Ken Nash, Scott Sommer Mon., July 27, 7 – 10 pm EST streaming @ http://www.wbai.org/playernew.html smartphone streaming @ http://stream.wbai.org Listen live on any phone 1-712-832-2645 & to listen, or download archived shows & podcasts, http://www.wbai.org/server-archive.html ***************************** A Three Hour Building Bridges-Housing Notebook Special American Apartheid: How […]

How crowded are private prisonz in the West?

A riot in Arizona puts the spotlight on for-profit incarceration by Sarah Tory Between July 1 and July 4, a series of disturbances erupted between inmates at a private prison near Kingman, Arizona, which holds about 3,600 inmates. Guards intervened, but a full-scale riot ensued. Inmates trashed housing units and 96 members of the Arizona […]

Do You Know Who Charles Brennan Waz? (It’z about the Omaha 2)

Official photos of Charles Brennan from his FBI personnel file FBI Charles Brennan supervised COINTELPRO operations as Assistant Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Brennan was a protege of William Sullivan, the architect of COINTELPRO under FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover. COINTELPRO was a massive, clandestine counterintelligence program targeted against political activists with its most lethal secret operations directed […]

July 25th: Million People’z March Against Police Brutality

Dear Brothers and Sisters: As endorsers and supporters ,The Campaign To Bring Mumia Home, would like to extend the invitation of having you come out with us and the many other organizations to stand and march against injustice and police brutality.  This is a very significant march that is ever more important considering the repression and […]

COINTELLPRO – Framing The Pantherz and the Case of Dhoruba bin Wahad

This film was done in the early 1990s and is a great introduction into the understanding of the FBI’s Counter-Intelligence Program (COINTELLPRO) through a specific look at the case of Dhoruba bin Wahad, former member of the Black Panther Party, who was imprisoned for 19 years as a part of this illegal, coercive witch-hunt

Terrorism, COINTELPRO, and the Black Panther Party –An interview with law professor Angela A. Allen-Bell

by Angola 3 News This past July, students from Northwestern University’s Medill Justice Project visited the infamous Louisiana State Prison known asAngola. While there, students landed an impromptu interview with Warden Burl Cain, where they asked him about an inmate at Angola named Kenny ‘Zulu’ Whitmore, who has now been in solitary confinement for 28 consecutive […]

Murder tape used by FBI 4 training instead of catching Omaha killer

J. Edgar Hoover did not want to catch policeman’s killer FBI document The August 17, 1970 bombing murder of Omaha Patrolman Larry Minard, Sr. quickly led to a police conspiracy to withhold evidence in order to convict Nebraska leaders of the Black Panther Party for the crime. Edward Poindexter and Mondo we Langa, then David […]

More New Evidence Pointz to Innocence of the Omaha 2

J. Edgar Hoover personally gave his approval to withhold evidence with an “OK” and his initial “H” FBI document View all 12 photos The 1970 bombing murder of Omaha Patrolman Larry Minard, Sr. landed two Black Panther leaders in prison where they are serving life sentences. Minard had been lured to his death by an anonymous […]

German Solidarity Address for the May 13, 2015 MOVE Commemoration

  At this 30th anniversary of the MOVE massacre in Philadelphia, we here in Germany feel very close to you even despite the physical divide of more than 4,000 miles.   The daily incidents of brutal police violence against African Americans but also poor white folk in recent months have shocked millions of people in Europe […]