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

by Dan Berger (Photo: Barbed Wire via Shutterstock) source: http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/32043-beyond-innocence-america-s-political-prisoners-and-the-fight-against-mass-incarceration 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 […]

40th Anniversary of the Incident at Oglala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 22 June 2015 Contact: Peter Clark, International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee, PO Box 24, Hillsboro, OR USA; Telephone: 1-505-217-3612; contact@whoisleonardpeltier.info 40th Anniversary of the Incident at Oglala Forty years ago, on June 26, 1975, two agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)—Jack Coler and Ron Williams—entered private property on the Pine […]

Call to Action: Politikal Prisoner Leonard Peltier Transfer Denied!

Recently, Leonard Peltier was again denied a transfer to a medium security facility. No reason was given. Please contact the Bureau of Prisons on Leonard’s behalf. Reference Leonard Peltier #89637-132. Let BOP authorities know that It is an outrage that this 70-year-old man in ill health has not been transferred, and demand a transfer whereby […]

Why Mumia Must Live, and US imperialism Must Die: The Link Between Politikal Prisonerz and the War on Terror

by Danny Haiphong The so-called War on Terror and the national security state did not emerge full-blown from the rubble of 9/11. Both are products of previous waves of police repression, mainly targeting Black radicals. “The FBI’s counter insurgency war on the Black Panther Party chapters and leaders like Mumia established for local police departments […]

4/25 Lenny Foster on Native Amerikan Issuez and Leonard Peltier

Saturday, April 25, 2015 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Riverside Church 91 Claremont Avenue, Room 10T (120th St. & Claremont Ave.) #1 Train to 116th and Broadway Light Refreshments Will Be Served Opening Flute by Frank Menusan Lenny Foster of the Diné Nation is the Director of the Navajo Nation Corrections Project and the […]

Spring Rising: Shut Down U.S. Warz at Home & Abroad

Spring Rising: Shut Down U.S. Wars at Home & Abroad Saturday, March 21 Noon Rally, 1pm March Lafayette Park (across from the White House). Washington, D.C. March on the Capitol to Demand: END THE WARS: Iraq, Syria, Ukraine and beyond NO SANCTIONS, NO NEW WARS: Stop new threats of sanctions on Venezuela and Iran BLACK […]

It’z Time: Call for Clemency for Leonard Peltier

  by Jack Healey                                                                           Not many blog posts start off with a listing of the deceased, but in Leonard Peltier’s clemency request to President Obama, he will say the following: After 40 years in prison, it is with sadness that I write the names of some of my dearest friends and strongest supporters who have […]

4th World Radyo: Conscious Being And Ethical Nothingnezz 01.03.2015

Summary: TheAngryindian offers his thoughts on the untimely transition of North American Indigenous activist and Leonard Peltier supporter Ms. Joan Rodriguez (known on Twitter as @Joanie399) and the passing of actor Leonard Nimoy and his importance as a cultural icon for people of mixed-heritage around the world. Spoken word follows in the main segment and […]

February 2015 Update/ Statement From Leonard Peltier

Greetings My Friends, Relatives and Supporters: I know that many of you have concerns about the status of my situation and have been wanting an update about what is going on.  A lot has been happening in the last few months and I am sorry I have not written in a while.  The deaths over […]