Monday April 16th The People vs The PA Parole Board

ONA MOVE First we would like to take the time to thank everyone that made phone calls, sent faxes, tweets, and emails on behalf of The Move 9 Sisters, as this is the first phase in our push for parole. As we had addressed earlier, Governor Wolf has indeed made changes to the parole board […]

MOVE Parole Denials – public parole rally Framed In Amerika – Saturday February 24th – NY

  Earlier this week our Brother Eddie Africa found out that he was denied parole once again by The Notorious Pa Parole Board. Eddie again was given a one year hit and for some reason The Pa Parole has brought back the issue of failure to show remorse for the crime committed and the nature […]

The Story of Kamau Sadiki, Assata Shakur and the Black Liberation Army

Dhoruba bin-Wahad, formerly of the Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army, also a former political prisoner as part of the Panther 21, joined us once again to discuss the story of Kamau Sadiki, Assata Shakur and the BLA in part to amend popular histories but to also offer clarity and inspiration to those becoming […]

Politikal Prisoner Jalil Muntaqim Denied Parole for the Ninth Time

We are enraged to report that Jalil received notice on June 28, 2016, that he was once again rejected by the Parole Board. This is the ninth time Jalil has been to the Board, and the ninth time he has been denied,despite having an excellent record and meeting all requirements to be released on parole. […]

Debbie Africa Denied Parole

Ona Move As expected, this past week The Pennsylvania Parole Board denied parole for our Sister Debbie Africa  and gave her a two year hit.  A week and a half ago The Pennsylvania Parole Boardl denied parole for both Janet and Janine Africa, giving them both a two year hit as well. The recent parole […]

Parole Hearing for Political Prisoner Jalil Muntaqim on Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Jalil had been told that his parole hearing was to be on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. However, he was not called to go to the Board on that day. NYC Jericho called Attica this morning, June 16th, and spoke with his ORC, who informed us the hearing is scheduled for next Tuesday, June 21, 2016. […]

When Police Decide What Teacherz Can Teach

Photo by Bob Bob by David Love As the nascent #BlackLivesMatter movement seeks reform of a criminal justice system that preys upon communities of color, law enforcement are increasingly attempting to quell protest and political dissent. Exhibit A: The case of Marylin Zuniga. Zuniga, a public school teacher at Forest Street Elementary School in Orange […]

Demand The US Justice Dept Do The Right Thing Philly August 1st

Ona Move This August 8th 2015 will mark 37 years now that our innocent family members have been unjustly imprisoned by Philadelphia and Pennsylvania officials for a crime that not only these officials but the world knows they did not commit . In 1998 and 2015 Two of our family members Merle Africa and Phil […]

Mumia’z Life Matterz

By Sonali Kolhatkar Supporters of Mumia Abu-Jamal, some dressed in orange, prison-like jumpsuits, protest against the signing of the Revictimization Relief Act in Philadelphia on Oct. 21, 2014. (AP / Michael Sisak) I first heard the deep and haunting voice of Mumia Abu-Jamal more than 10 years ago, as he offered cutting analysis of the […]

Victory: Silencing Act SB 508 Struck Down!

  #FreddieGray    #BlackLivesMatter    #BaltimoreUprising We won! As of yesterday, we defeated Pennsylvania’s “Gag Mumia Law”, SB 508.  It’s hard to rejoice in this victory when Mumia is under medical neglect, riot police are terrorizing Baltimore, and the state violence that killed Freddie Gray and is putting Mumia’s life on the line is not unique […]