The Puerto Rican Revolution Will Not Have Corporate Sponsors

The only thing shocking about all the corporate sponsors pulling their support for the 60th annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade is that people are actually shocked. These Wall Street patrons — Goya, AT&T, JetBlue, Coca-Cola, Constellation Brands (makers of Corona, Modelo and an ocean of wine), the Yankees, the Daily News and their ilk — were […]

Mumia: Back to the Bad Old Days

  Mumia Abu Jamal, the nation’s best known political prisoner, recalled being beaten up by cops, as a 14 year-old, in 1968 Philadelphia. It was “a little taste of [former mayor and police chief] Rizzo, and “an introduction to Trump,” Abu Jamal told journalist Chris Hedges, host of the RT program “On Contact.” “I lived […]

BK/NY – Tuesday, May 23rd – Letter Writing Dinner for Sundiata Acoli & Mutulu Shakur

https://nycabc.wordpress.com/2017/05/19/bkny-tuesday-may-23rd-letter-writing-dinner-for-sundiata-acoli-mutulu-shakur WHAT: Political Prisoner Letter-Writing Dinner WHEN: 7pm sharp, Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 WHERE: The Base – 1302 Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn, New York 11221 (directions below) NOTE: The Base is on the ground floor, is wheelchair accessible, and has a gender neutral toilet. COST: Free This week brought the much anticipated releases of both Oscar Lopez Rivera and Chelsea […]

Sordid History and Great Crimes of the FBI

In his statement on firing FBI Director James Comey, Trump wrote that “the FBI is one of our nation’s most cherished and respected institutions and today will mark a new beginning for our crown jewel of law enforcement.” But what is the actual history and role of this “cherished and respected” institution that Trump is […]

The persecution of Mumia Abu-Jamal, MOVE members and all the radicals of four decades ago is not ancient history

Trump Is the Symptom, Not the Disease | By Chris Hedges The persecution of Mumia Abu-Jamal, MOVE members and all the radicals of four decades ago is not ancient history. It is the genesis of the present. by Chris Hedges Forget the firing of James Comey. Forget the paralysis in Congress. Forget the idiocy of […]

Politikal Prisoner Seth Hayes Insulin Pump installed today!

He sends his warm thanks for the much needed support and hard work put in to the long struggle to have the insulin pump, which was installed today. So far it is working well and more updates to come as it all gets worked out, and the monitor is phased in. It was much needed […]

Stealth Histories of Armed Struggle: A Tribute to Zayd Malik Shakur and Captured Comrades

We are re-posting this interview (April 2016) with Dhoruba bin-Wahad as a supplement to his recent statement commemorating Zayd Malik Shakur,Sundiata Acoli and Assata Shakur among the many other “captured comrades.” Unsilencing Stealth Histories of Armed Struggle and Shortcomings of Left Media Analysis. Dhoruba bin-Wahad, formerly of The Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army, […]

‘CRUEL AND UNUSUAL’ DIRECTOR: THE STORY OF THE ‘ANGOLA 3’ IS TRIUMPH OF HUMAN SPIRIT

by KEVIN GOSZTOLA Albert Woodfox of the Angola 3. Still from trailer of the documentary film, “Cruel And Unusual” The “Angola 3” spent more time in solitary confinement than any other incarcerated individuals in the United States, and now, a documentary telling their story will soon be released. Director Vadim Jean is raising funds so the […]

Mumia Remembers MOVE, Back in the Day

source: Mumia Remembers MOVE, Back in the Day

Our dear brother and Black Panther comrade, Sekou Kambui made his transition last night

Our dear brother and Black Panther comrade, Sekou Kambui (sn William Turk) made his transition last night. The struggle for freedom defined him in so many ways. After 47 years as a political prisoner in Alabama prisons, and his release in 2012, he can now rest in peace. Farewell my dear friend. – Audri Scott […]