A Defined Voice

A Poem by Herman Wallace “They removed my whisper from general population To maximum security I gained a voice They removed my voice from maximum security To administrative segregation My voice gave hope They removed my voice from administrative segregation To solitary confinement My voice became vibration for unity They removed my voice from solitary […]

New Blog from Politikal Prisoner Jalil Muntqim: Blog #33: Future Focus

In seven years, by 2023, the U.S. will be 40 percent minority, and 50 percent of the entire population will be under 40 years old. These are the demographics that cannot be ignored as progressives move forward building opposition to institutional racism and plutocratic governing. In my thinking, it is incumbent on today’s activists to […]

May 13, 2015 – Be In Philadelphia! Free the Move 9! Free All Politikal Prisonerz/ Prisonerz of War

May 13, 2015 is the 30th anniversary of the of the horrific fire bombing of the MOVE family home, along with 65 nearby houses, by the City of Philadelphia with the collaboration of the FBI.  The bombing resulted in the murder of 11 members of the MOVE family, 5 children and 6 adults.   We urge […]

NEW VIDEO: Citing ’43 Yearz of Injustice,’ Amnesty International interviewz UN Special Rapporteur Juan Mendez about Albert Woodfox & Sign Amnesty International Petition

    Amnesty International has just released a new video entitled “Free Albert Woodfox: 43 Years of Injustice,” (on You Tube and Facebook) featuring an interview with Juan Mendez, the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment or Punishment. The video was made in support of Amnesty’s new petition campaign […]

NYC, March 20: Nu-Afrikan Resisitance and the Rootz of Mass Incarceration

The journal Socialism and Democracy presents its special issue on Mass Incarceration, edited by Mumia Abu-Jamal & Johanna Fernández Nothing to Lose But Our Chains: Black Resistance and the Roots of Mass Incarceration Speakers Sekou Odinga, Recently Released Political Prisoner Arielle Newton, Black Lives Matter Laura Whitehorn, Former Political Prisoner Nyle Fort, Newark-Based Youth Organizer […]

Abdul Majid update w/ MS. Moira Meltzer-Cohen

Download Podcast NY attorney and educator MS. Moira Meltzer-Cohen to discuss Abdul Majid who is coming up for parole, and is likely to encounter resistance as a result of his BLA/PP activities. She also represents Marius Mason, who is a trans-prisoner, incarcerated during the green scare, who is being held in a control unit at […]

Sekou Odinga Speech at Welcome Home Celebration

Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Education Center – NYC  Existence is Resistance, the Sekou Odinga Defense Committee & The Campaign to Bring Mumia Home presented a day-long event in celebration of recently released political prisoner and freedom fighter Sekou Odinga (recently released after 30 years of imprisonment). In his warmly received remarks, […]

New Poem by Jalil Muntaqim

PAIN The absence of Joy, void of contentment when feelings only feel loss, and ideas are absorbed in delusion. It speaks in monosyllables, if at all, in the tone of E-flat, neither screeching or beseeching, bleaching anguish from a wound discovered from the inside-out. Inside-out, outside bombarbed by racist radiation enveloping one’s being in a […]

Illustrated Guide Version 10.1 Now Uploaded!

We’ve finished the latest version of the NYC ABC “Illustrated Guide to Political Prisoners and Prisoners of War” and it’s available for viewing (and download) by clicking on the tab at the top of this page. This update includes updated mini-bios, photos, and address changes for several prisoners as well as adding Stanley Cohen (radical […]

Fri 2/20: Join LYNNE STEWART at celeb. to free politikal prisonerz

GREETINGZ PLEASE FORWARD.   REMINDER THIS FRIDAY FEB 20 The New Abolitionist Movement and Lynne Stewart Invite You to a  Special Event @ St. Peter’s Church in Manhattan JOIN LYNNE & RALPH IN SENDING LOVE  TO ALL POLITICAL PRISONERS FRIDAY FEB 20 6PM to 10PM @ ST. PETER’S CHURCH 619 LEXINGTON AVENUE (Entrance on 54th […]