in 1989, Troy was accused and convicted of the murder of Savannah police officer Mark Macphail. Throughout the trial Troy maintained his innocence, however there were 9 witnesses who each fingered Troy as the assailant. The outcome, Troy Anthony Davis was convicted as a cop killer and sentenced to die by execution in the State […]
by James Kilgore In the run-up to the national prison labor strike on September 9, revolutionaries of decades past cast their imposing shadows over a new generation of activists, especially those in organizations like the Free Alabama Movement. At a gathering of the Formerly Incarcerated, Convicted People & Families Movement (FICPFM) held in Oakland […]
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 […]
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, […]
Please scroll down to see all the upcoming events in NYC, culminating in the big rally in front of the White House on Sun., Oct. 9 . For more info, go to boricuahumanrights.org For NYC info, call Prof. Ana Lopez, 646-229-5133 or Prof. Ponce Laspina, 646-299-6507.
You Are Invited To March In Harlem With… “The Freedom Fighters Contingent” SAVE THE DATE! COME & MARCH WITH THE FREEDOM FIGHTERS CONTINGENT AT HARLEM’S 47th ANNUAL AFRICAN AMERICAN DAY PARADE (Largest Black Parade In America) THE “FREEDOM FIGHTERS CONTINGENT” WILL ASSEMBLE @ 12 NOON: On 112th Street at the Corner of St. Nicholas Avenue […]
by Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee (IWOC) Sept. 14, 2016 – Anyone relying on mainstream media wouldn’t know it, but the U.S. prison system is shaking up right now. No one knows how big the initial strike was yet, but the information is slowly leaking out between the cracks in the prisons’ machinery of obscurity and […]
From Mumia’s Attorney, Bret Grote URGENT – PLEASE CALL IMMEDIATELY CALL ALERT – ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARD -UNSAFE DRINKING/BATHING WATER SCI MAHANOY 301 Morea Road Frackville, PA 17932 INFO: Prisoners are calling home complaining that the water at SCI Mahanoy is brown and it stinks very badly. They cannot drink the water. Many prisoners are scared […]