Beyond Innocence: US Politikal Prisonerz n the Fight Against Mass Incarceration

by Dan Berger (Photo: Barbed Wire via Shutterstock) source: President Obama’s recent statements about mass incarceration, together with his decision to commute the sentences of 46 people serving lengthy and life sentences in federal prison on drug charges, treat “nonviolent drug offenders” as the symbolic figureheads of America’s prison problem. This framing seems to […]

Angola Three’z Robert King lookz back on 30 yearz of solitary confinement

We were caged up,’ says King, who was released in 2001 after a court reversed his conviction, as he closely watches the fate of the last of the three still in prison: Albert Woodfox The ‘Angola Three’: Herman Wallace, Robert King and Albert Woodfox. Photograph: Associated Press in New Orleans Robert King says he […]

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 […]