This Friday: Join Us as We Celebrate Lynne Stewart’s Birthday!

Friday October 6th 6:30-10:00pm ~ Doors open @ 6:00pm The Theater @ 80 St. Mark’s Place 80 St. Mark‘s Place between 1st & 2nd Avenue, Manhattan. FILM Flavia Fontes: Lynne Stewart Documentary PANELS: What is a Political Prisoner ? Anne Lamb New York Jericho, Sekou Odinga North East Political Prisoner Contingent, Mimi Rosenberg Building Bridges: WBAI Radio, […]

76th Birthday of George Jackson at the Charles H Wright Museum

https://livestream.com/accounts/2710797/events/7657806/videos/163315754 This presentation was given at the “Liberation Film Series Presents the 76th Birthday of Revolutionary Political Prisoner George Jackson Screening: George Jackson: Releasing the Dragon ( A Video Mixtape) Speaker: Dr. Jared A. Ball Emancipatory Jouralism and Broadcasting, Professor of Communication Studies Morgan State University Book Signing: Not Out President: New Directions from the Pushed Out, the Others, and the […]

Listen to Part 2 of Excellent CKUT Prison Radio Interview with Jalil Muntaqim

Take the time (22 minutes) to listen to Part 2 of this excellent interview conducted by CKUT Prison Radio with Political Prisoner Jalil Muntaqim For more info on Jalil, please visit his website: www.freejalil.com It’s time to bring Jalil and all political prisoners home where they belong! Let’s PICK UP THE WORK AND MAKE THIS HAPPEN SOON! […]

NYPD Releases First Ever Body Cam as They ‘Execute’ Man Standing Silent in His Bedroom

New York, NY — After years of police accountability activists demanding NYPD officers wear body cameras, a pilot program began in April in which select precincts began to wear them. Now, for the first time ever in the history of the NYPD, the department has released footage of an officer killing a mentally ill man […]

Workers Behind Bars: Private Prisons and Mass Incarceration

September 1, 2017 by  Chris Costello In the era of neoliberalism, the institution of private prison is the subject of much debate. Proponents argue that the system is a cost-effective option. It allows the government to conserve tax dollars and allows cash-starved states to reallocate the funds. However, these assertions run counter to the vast […]

Take Action For Mike Africa Sr This Tuesday September 5th 2017

Ona MOVE Sometime during the month of September 2017, MOVE Political Prisoner Michael Africa Sr will be making yet another appearance before The Pennsylvania Parole Board. Even though it’s been slated for sometime in September, we feel that Michael can have his hearing as early as this week, as in past practices over the past […]

War on marijuana and disparate policing in communities of color must end

August 31, 2017 by Cat Packer I went into law school thinking that I wanted to be a civil rights attorney. As a Black queer woman, I understood many of the social injustices experienced by marginalized communities and wanted to use my law degree to fight the many systems of oppression that plagued and terrorized […]

Kwame Shakur indicts legalized slavery

September 2, 2017 by Kwame ‘Beans’ Shakur This is a speech written for a prisoner organized rally against censorship on Aug. 11 outside the Indiana Department of Corrections headquarters in downtown Indianapolis Revolutionary greetings! The New Afrikan Liberation Collective and the Black Guerrilla Army have organized this Prison Lives Matter campaign as a call to […]

We’re Not in Mayberry Anymore: the Militarization of Domestic Police

by JOHN W. WHITEHEAD “If we’re training cops as soldiers, giving them equipment like soldiers, dressing them up as soldiers, when are they going to pick up the mentality of soldiers? If you look at the police department, their creed is to protect and to serve. A soldier’s mission is to engage his enemy in close combat […]

Listen to Part 1 of Excellent CKUT Prison Radio Interview with Jalil Muntaqim

Take the time (20 minutes) to listen to this excellent interview conducted by CKUT Prison Radio with Political Prisoner Jalil Muntaqim For more info on Jalil, please visit his website: www.freejalil.com It’s time to bring Jalil and all political prisoners home where they belong! Let’s PICK UP THE WORK AND MAKE THIS HAPPEN SOON!