A Statement on Politikal Prisonerz in the U.S. & Systematic Medical Neglected

North American Anarchist Black Cross Medical Justice Committee statement on the state of health care of Political Prisoners in the U.S. On October 4, 2013, the world lost one of its greatest fighters in the struggle against oppression and injustice. Herman Wallace spent 41 years in solitary confinement after being targeted by the state for […]

Solidarity Message From Mexico

Hey everybody, all this recent great work you’ve all been doing is really exciting. The school board action was tremendous, also the stuff on Corizon really important and I really like Johanna and Heidi’s article relating Mumia’s case to those of thousands of other prisoners. I think we also shouldn’t fail to point out that […]

43 Yearz of Innocence; Still Incarcerated; Still Isolated

Today marks 43 years since Albert Woodfox and Herman Wallace were first placed in solitary confinement for a crime they didn’t commit. We now await a decision from Federal Judge James Brady regarding Albert’s request for bail, expected any week. Featured below are messages from both Albert and Robert King. New artwork by longtime A3 […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

“Feeding on Fear” (1:48) by Mumia Abu-Jamal “Real Justice – Not Cowboy Justice – For Rodney Reed” (2:55) by Kevin Cooper “I Must Repeat These Six Words” (1:07) by Kevin Cooper “A Defined Voice” (1:55) by Herman Wallace “Other Brothers in Angola” (1:42) by Mumia Abu-Jamal “Denver Police Murder Jessica Hernandez” (3:10) Kerry Shakaboona Marshall “The […]

A Defined Voice

A Poem by Herman Wallace “They removed my whisper from general population To maximum security I gained a voice They removed my voice from maximum security To administrative segregation My voice gave hope They removed my voice from administrative segregation To solitary confinement My voice became vibration for unity They removed my voice from solitary […]

Analytical Shortcomingz of the Left with Dhoruba bin Wahad

  Extending our earlier discussion of Herman Wallace and the Dhoruba bin-Wahad continued with this frank — and highly explicit* — discussion of the shortcomings of many current strategies chosen by those looking to free political prisoners. Our conversation picks up with bin-Wahad discussing Angela Davis and much of what he sees as flaws with […]

Angola 3: Robert King on the ongoing struggle to free Albert Woodfox

by Ann Garrison KPFA Weekend News broadcast Nov. 23, 2014 Robert King, a member of the Angola 3 who was freed in 2001, spoke to KPFA about a federal court’s decision to overturn the murder conviction of Albert Woodfox. Woodfox has spent over 42 years in solitary confinement in the Louisiana state prison system. http://sfbayview.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/ROBERT-KING-ON-AlBERTWOODFOX.mp3 […]

November 20, 2014: Albert’s Overturned Conviction Upheld in Unanimous Decision

n We are thrilled and honored to announce that just hours ago, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Judge Brady’s 2013 ruling overturning Albert’s conviction for a third time in a 3-0, unanimous decision (View the official court ruling here.) Though the courts have finally ruled in the interest of justice, it may still […]

Black Panther Party Film Festival Startz Friday With “Free Angela” Director Shola Lynch and “Let The Fire Burn” and Move Bombing Survivor Ramona Africa on Saturday

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW FOR THE 6TH ANNUAL BLACK PANTHER PARTY FILM FESTIVAL  For the sixth year running, The Maysles Cinema is proud to host the Black Panther Party Film Festival. Produced by the Black Panther Commemoration Committee, NY, these two upcoming consecutive weekends (Sept. 26th-27th, Oct. 3rd-4th) capture the experiences of political prisoners, along with compelling live Q&A […]