He Killed Two FBI Agentz. Or He Was Framed. After 40 Yearz, Will Obama Free Leonard Peltier?

by AJ VICENS American Indian activist Leonard Peltier in a Florida prison, January 1993- Kevin McKiernan/Zuma  Leonard Peltier, a member of the Lakota tribe who was convicted of murdering two FBI agents in 1977, has spent 40 of his 71 years in federal prison. During that time, some have come to view him as an international symbol […]

It iz Time for Leonard Peltier to be Freed

“Only one thing’s sadder than remembering you were once free, and that’s forgetting you were once free.” –Leonard Peltier By Jasmine Heiss May 10, 2016 This weekend I made the 850 mile trip from the Nation’s Capitol to the sprawling Coleman Federal Correction Complex in Wildwood Florida to visit a man who has been in […]

A call for President Obama To Pardon Native American freedom Fighter

by  MICHAEL Z. MUHAMMAD Leonard Peltier, an Anishinabe-Lakota Native American serving two consecutive life sentences and imprisoned for over 40 years, remains a lightening rod in the Native American fight for human rights. When arrested he was a leading member of the American Indian Movement (AIM), an advocacy group and movement concerned with Native American […]

Freedom and Medical Care for Leonard Peltier!

by Mumia Abu-Jamal For 40 years, former American Indian Movement (AIM) activist Leonard Peltier has been in the clutches of the U.S. prison system –The Iron House of the whites, as indigenous people call them – on trumped up murder charges. Now, as he suffers poor health and an abdominal aortic aneurism, time is no […]

Free Leonard Peltier, wrongly imprisoned 40 yearz

Freedom and medical care for Leonard Peltier! by Mumia Abu-Jamal For 40 years, former American Indian Movement (AIM) activist Leonard Peltier has been in the clutches of the U.S. prison system –The Iron House of the whites, as indigenous people call them – on trumped up murder charges. Now, as he suffers poor health and […]

40th Anniversary Statement by Leonard Peltier

Greetings friends, supporters and all Native Peoples. What can I say that I have not said before? I guess I can start by saying see you later to all of those who have passed in the last year. We Natives don’t like to mention their names. We believe that if we speak their names it […]

Sat. Feb. 6: International Day of Solidarity with Leonard Peltier

  International Day of Solidarity with Leonard Peltier (40 Years to the day since Leonard was first imprisoned)   Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Labor Center 1199/SEIU Auditorium 310 West 43 Street (between 8 and 9 Avenues) New York, NY   Native American political prisoner Leonard Peltier’s only hope for freedom is Executive Clemency from […]

Celebrate Freedom Fighterz by Becoming a Freedom Fighter

by cipactli of Brown Berets – Prison Chapter August 2015 There are many freedom fighters who have struggled throughout hystory in so many ways. Some used organizing, others the gun and many have used the power of words. Freedom fighters come from a variety of political ideologies and different nations, but what ties them all […]

Leonard Peltier Health Emergency

We received a message from Leonard this evening. An excerpt follows. “For months, if not at least a year now, I have been complaining about medical problems and that something is wrong with me… For the last few days, I have been on call out to go see the doctor. Today, I was called again […]