Bryant Arroyo: On the inside, speaking out on prisons

SCI Frackville, Pa. — Even from within the confines of a state correctional institution in rural Pennsylvania, Bryant Arroyo is on the move. Just in the last few months he has spoken at Harvard University and Haverford College, testified at a roundtable discussion on prison conditions in Center City Philadelphia and been the keynote speaker […]

Imprisoned PA activist: ‘time to speak’ on water crisis

By Bryant Arroyo   Bryant Arroyo is an environmental activist imprisoned at the State Correctional Institution–Frackville in Pennsylvania   On Sept. 19, 21, 24 and 27, prisoners at the State Correctional Institution—Frackville experienced four incidents with respect to the water crisis. Drinking contaminated toxic water, an overwhelming majority of the inmate population experienced bouts of diarrhea, […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

James Baldwin: Word Warrior (9:35) Mumia Abu-Jamal Hepatitis C Wars Widen (3:36) Mumia Abu-Jamal Youth In The Streets (2:54) Mumia Abu-Jamal What to a Slave is Your Fourth of July? Written by Mumia Abu-Jamal (4:09)  Read by Bernadette Devilin McAliskey Loving Day (3:01) Bryant Arroyo Franz Fanon Revolutionary Journalist (3:25) Mumia Abu-Jamal Pennsylvania: Lifers Without […]

Pennsylvania prisoner fights toxic prisons

By Bryant Arroyo This is the lightly edited text of a speech given for the Fight Toxic Prisons 2017 National Convergence Conference, held June 3 in Denton/Ft. Worth, Texas. Arroyo’s remarks were recorded for the occasion by Prison Radio. Hello there, environmentalists, ecologists, bioneers, blue-gold/rain forest protectors, movers/shakers, GMO opponents, Green Tech innovators, Indigenous leaders […]

Prison Radio Kommentaries

Sunshine In Palestine (2:16) Mumia Abu-Jamal Fight Toxic Prisons (3:14) Bryant Arroyo Music Of The Movement (2:02) Mumia Abu-Jamal Pressure On Philly DA (2:54) Omar Askia Ali Larry Krasner, The People’s Champ (3:29) Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall Millions March On D.C. (3:36) Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall Brokenness, but I’m Still Winning The War (3:59) Rev. Edward Pinkney

A Visit to a Jailhouse Environmentalist

On Monday, February 13, Joe Piette of International Action Center in Philadelphia and I, of International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal in New York City, headed from our respective cities to meet in Frackville Prison (Frackville PA, just a few miles away from Mahanoy where Mumia is housed), to visit the environmental activist […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

Bend the Bars Address (8:34) Bryant Arroyo SCI-Frackville’s Flint, Michigan Rampant Water Contamination (3:57) Bryant Arroyo What is a Jailhouse Environmentalist? (3:58) Mumia Abu-Jama Theater of the Absurd (2:04) Mumia Abu-Jamal If you Die in Prison, Its the Death Penalty (2:03) Kenneth Hartman Shorty Wins Again (Jimmy Dennis) (2:47) Mumia Abu-Jamal Reading of “Affirmation“ (2:09) Sundiati […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

Butter Scores (Terrence Williams US Supreme Court Reversal) (2:14) Mumia Abu-Jamal The Scoop USA: Sonny Driver (1:05) Mumia Abu-Jamal If You Die in Prison, It’s the Death Penalty (2:03) Kenneth Hartman Free Alabama Movement August 27 Demonstrations (1:34) Bennu Hannibal Oh Baltimore Blues (2:55) Mumia Abu-Jamal The Trump Pump (1:41) Mumia Abu-Jamal Running Down the […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

Medications for the Money, Not Patients (2:21) Mumia Abu-Jamal A When a Child Dies (Tamir Rice) (1:47) Mumia Abu-Jamal The Genius of Huey P. Newton (22:42) Mumia Abu-Jamal Poem about Mumia (3:26) Bryant Arroyo Struggle to Survival (2:09) Lisa Strawn Unforgettable Natalie Cole (2:18) Mumia Abu-Jamal Occupy and Expose (2:43) Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall A Radical Revolution […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

“Dynasty: The Politics of Spectacle (2:12) by Mumia Abu-Jamal “NSA Anyway” (2:12) by Mumia Abu-Jamal “America, America” (2:31) by Wilbert Sanders & Bryant Arroyo “Outside Agitators” (3:33) by Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall “LWOP, Life Without Parole” (1:11) by Troy Thomas “Aboriginal Resistance & Solidarity Australia” (3:30) by Jaan Laaman