Statement by Leonard Peltier, International Tribunal of Conscience

Greetings my friends and relatives, As I look past my prison cell door, I contemplate the many doors and walls that are between myself and freedom. Despite having been twice recommended for transfer to a medium security facility since coming to USP Coleman I, I am currently warehoused in a maximum security facility in Florida. […]

Across the ‘Bridge of Pain’

How the Rikers Island Jail became America’s most infamous penitentiary. Rikers Island: 415 acres of prison mismanagement. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) by Will Di Novi In the 18 months since he became mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio has made several trips across a 4,200-foot causeway in the city’s East River. To the Queens […]

May 13, 2015 – Be In Philadelphia! Free the Move 9! Free All Politikal Prisonerz/ Prisonerz of War

May 13, 2015 is the 30th anniversary of the of the horrific fire bombing of the MOVE family home, along with 65 nearby houses, by the City of Philadelphia with the collaboration of the FBI.  The bombing resulted in the murder of 11 members of the MOVE family, 5 children and 6 adults.   We urge […]

The Black Pantherz Had the Right Idea

Who will Protect and Defend Black Life? by THANDISIZWE CHIMURENGA It’s kind of fitting that police officers Darren Wilson and Daniel Pantaleo, murderers of Mike Brown in Missouri and Eric Garner in New York, were cleared of criminal wrong-doing in the last several weeks. The eruption of protest, activism and organizing in response to the […]

An American Fascism – Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (5/8)

Mr. Conway says, by targeting the Panthers, the FBI and other state and local agencies were functioning as a national secret police. That was COINTELPRO; it carries on under The Patriot Act. Related articles 44 Years in Prison, Still a Revolutionary – Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (1/8) COINTELPRO 101, the documentary Lessons for […]

Reality Assertz Itself – Eddie Conway Part 4 /8

“The State Targeted the Panthers Because We Were Socialists, Not Because We Were Armed” – Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (4/8) Mr. Conway says the Panthers were also a threat because they recognized the humanity of and worked with all ethnic groups, not because they were carrying weapons Related articles “The State Targeted the […]

Harvey Arden on Leonard Peltier~~20-min fiery free audio talk

Harvey Arden explains “Who Is Leonard Peltier?” in 20-minute fiery audio [Peltier segment starts at minute 24…move time dial to 24 min. or LISTEN TO IT ALL!!] {Katrina is a passionate host] For hand-signed copies of Harvey’s books Leonard see   Related articles Incident at Oglala: The Leonard Peltier Story – FULL MOVIE […]

Wayne Pharr, former Black Panther who fought the LA Police in 1969, passed away on September 6

Wayne Pharr, former Black Panther who fought the Los Angeles Police in a historic gun battle in 1969, passed away on September 6, 2014 at age 64.After Pharr and his fellow Panthers defended themselves from the long violent attack by the newly formed LAPD SWAT unit, he became a political prisoner who was exonerated of […]

Racism treaty committee callz on Obama administration to explain black prisonerz

Michael Richardson COINTELPRO Examiner August 30, 2014 The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination issued its “Concluding Observations” on Aug. 29 over United States progress to end racism. The report, prepared for the United Nations, requests the American government to account for COINTELPRO prisoners who remain incarcerated. In a nod to diplomacy, reference to […]