Twenty-two Black Pantherz targeted in ATF bomb conspiracy case

  Twenty-two Black Panthers in three Midwestern states, Nebraska, Iowa, and Missouri, were the targets of the Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Division for an alleged 1970 bombing conspiracy. The conspiracy investigation of the so-called Midwest 22, previously unreported, has been a carefully kept secret until the disclosure of an ATF case progress closure report to […]

Robert Redford renewz fight to release jailed AIM activist Leonard Peltier

  Tells Sunday Edition host Michael Enright he is pushing for a pardon from Obama By Michael Enright, CBC News Posted: Apr 06, 2014 5:00 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 06, 2014 5:18 AM ET http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/robert-redford-renews-fight-to-release-jailed-aim-activist-leonard-peltier-1.2598981 On June 26, 1975, two FBI agents drove onto the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Jack Coler and […]

Amerika’z War Against Black Power

    By Charlene Muhammad -National Correspondent- http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/printer_10737.shtml   (FinalCall.com) – Human rights activists are calling on the government to grant amnesty and unconditional freedom to all political prisoners incarcerated because of COINTELPRO, a secret federal law enforcement program that destroyed Black and dissident organizations in the 1960s and 1970s. Men and women who sacrificed […]

‘Gladiator School’: FBI Investigatez Idaho Private Prison for Abuse

The prison is known by the nickname because of its kill-or-be-killed mentality among guards and prisonerz By: Lynette Holloway Idaho prison brawl captured on surveillance camera. Associated Press YouTube screenshot   The FBI has opened an investigation into one of the largest private-prison operators over its management of an Idaho prison with a reputation for […]

Over 800 yearz in Captivity

  “WHEN THE PRISON DOORS OPEN THE REAL DRAGON WILL FLY OUT”….Ho Chi Minh The government denies it. Yet today there are more than 69 people (20) were members of the Black Panther Party) locked up in U.S. prisons because of their political actions or beliefs. The U.S. alone among the world’s governments maintains the […]

Assata Shakur Iz A Freedom Fighter, Not A Terrorist

The inclusion of Assata Shakur, a former member of the Black Liberation Army, on the FBI’s 10 Most Wanted Terrorists list last month marking twenty nine years since her liberation from a New Jersey maximum security prison in 1979 by members of the Black Liberation Army, while aimed at Cuba’s leadership should also be interpreted […]

Assata Shakur iz Welcome Here

After her daring 1979 escape from a NJ prison, the FBI posted Wanted signz all over the NY area. In response, supporterz posted ‘Assata Shakur iz Welcome Here’ posterz all over as she lived underground before escaping to Cuba, where she livez today. HANDZ OFF ASSATA! On May 2, 2013, the FBI placed Assata Shakur, […]

An Interview with René González, of the Cuban 5

  by Netfa Freeman René González is the only member of the Cuban Five to be released from prison since their arrest in 1998. His verdict on the U.S. criminal justice system: “The judges are stupid dogs. That’s what they are, most of them. They don’t have any sense of justice at all. And when […]

Brutality in the Dungeonz of Los Angeles—This Must Be Stopped!

Eighteen current and former Los Angeles County Sheriffs were arrested recently under federal charges for brutally beating inmates and visitors in the Los Angeles jail. The LA Sheriff’s Department patrols a huge section of Los Angeles County and runs an enormous jail system—it is the fourth largest police department in the U.S. after New York […]

Voicez from Solitary: Life in H-Unit, ADX Federal Supermax

By Voices from Solitary The excerpts that follow come from a declaration by Mahmud Abouhalima, who was convicted of taking part in the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center (a charge he still denies). Sentenced to 240 years, he initially spent most of his time in the general population at federal maximum security prisons, […]