HONK 4 MUMIA on 33rd Anniversary of His Death Sentence

Friday, July 3rd 12noon to 3pm West Side of City Hall (15th & Market Sts.)   Join in a worldwide movement to demand that Governor Wolf and the PA Department of Corrections:   Release all of Mumia’s medical records to doctors of his choice. Allow full access to Mumia for supporters, family, doctors and lawyers […]

Solitary confinement izn’t punishment. It’z torture

It costs more, it hurts prisoners’ mental health, and it disproportionately affects minority populations (Photo: A3 delegation at State Capitol, April 17, 2012.) by Jasmine Heiss Albert Woodfox sits alone in a cell smaller than the average parking space. Unless it is one of the three days that he gets to stretch his legs in the […]

Malcolm on Lumumba: He was “the Greatest Afrikan”

Had he not been assassinated in 1961, Patrice Lumumba, the first democratically elected prime minister of the Congo, would have been 90 years old on July 2. Maurice Carney, of Friends of the Congo, notes that this year also marks the 90th birthday of Malcolm X, assassinated in 1965. “To a large extent, it was […]

Former Politikal Prisoner Sekou Odinga Speakz

We are in a long and protracted Struggle that will not end until we are all free. Sekou Odinga   Free The Land Former prisoner of war and political prisoner Sekou Odinga speaks on his political life, his case, the case of political prisoner Albert Woodfox, and his thoughts on the music of his son […]

Albert Woodfox “They Call Me The Last Man Standing”

Free Them all it iz the Right thing to do.. Politiksl Prisonerz/Prisonerz of War Free Them All (PHOTO: Author with Albert Woodfox from a previous visit) Five years and eleven months ago yesterday, I first laid eyes on Albert Woodfox. He was still in the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola then, where he had been […]

Brother Delbert Africa was denied Parole Again

Long Live Komrade John Afrika and the Move Organization photo: Delbert Africa, part of the MOVE Movement in Philadelphia, 1978 Ona Move Earlier this Week we found out that our Brother Delbert Africa was denied parole by The Pa Parole Board and was given a two year hit. One of the reasons they cited for […]

40th Anniversary of the Incident at Oglala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 22 June 2015 Contact: Peter Clark, International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee, PO Box 24, Hillsboro, OR USA; Telephone: 1-505-217-3612; contact@whoisleonardpeltier.info 40th Anniversary of the Incident at Oglala Forty years ago, on June 26, 1975, two agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)—Jack Coler and Ron Williams—entered private property on the Pine […]

Russell ‘Maroon’ Shoatz Health Update: Radiation Treatments Over

My primary report is that I have continued with the radiation therapy, at the same cancer center, for the entire month of April and into the first day of May, 2015. Furthermore, there is movement on another major health concern regarding my right eye. In addition to weathering common symptoms of the treatment, the fatigue […]

Pam Africa Wisconsin Speaking Tour June 26-28

Wisconsin Bail Out The People Movement (wibailoutpeople.org) and FIST (fightimperialism.org) presents… Sister PAM AFRICA, Minister of Confrontation for MOVE (onamove.org) and  Chairwoman of the uncompromising International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal (freemumia.com) will visit Madison and Milwaukee, Wisconsin June 26-28 (FLIER: http://tinyurl.com/p66c7kz). Facebook event page: http://tinyurl.com/pk4sn5l Hear Sister Africa speak at the following […]