Ramona Africa, recovering from stroke, has lymphoma, MOVE members say

by Valerie Russ, VALERIE RUSS Ramona Africa, the last survivor of the 1985 MOVE bombing, has been diagnosed with lymphoma, which was discovered after she suffered a stroke that left her unable to walk, MOVE members said Wednesday. Spokesperson Sue Africa said the GoFundMe page for Ramona Africa was started to help with medical bills when her […]

MOVE: Over four decades of resistance

By Ted Kelly   Earlier this summer, Philadelphia was in a state of celebration when political prisoner Debbie Africa was released after nearly four decades in prison. In August, prison abolitionists, in Philadelphia and across the world, will observe an anniversary with more solemnity than rejoicing. August 8, 2018, marks the 40th anniversary of the city’s […]

Mike Africa is now at SCI Phoenix

Michael Davis Africa #AM4973 SCI Phoenix P.O. Box 244 Graterford, PA 19426-0244 Note: its the same POB as Graterford. Write him a letter or send him a card and let him know he is in our hearts and on our minds.

MOVE 9 40 Year Commemoration

August 8th 2018 will mark Forty Years Since The Move 9 have been unjustly imprisoned for a crime the entire world knows they did not commit. From the day they were arrested on August 8th 1978, During Their Trial, The Day After they were each sentenced to 30-100years, During the Ten years of the parole process, and The 40 years of being unjustly imprisoned […]

Action Alert – PA Parole Board Must Grant Janet and Janine Africa Parole

Take action Monday, June 25th – Wednesday, June 27th Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole: 717-787-5699 Send Email message: ra-pbppopc@pa.gov On Saturday, June 16, MOVE member Debbie Africa was released on parole from State Correctional Institution (SCI) Cambridge Springs after 39 years and 10 months of incarceration. Fellow MOVE members Janet and Janine Africa, however, were […]

Delbert Africa Statement For 6/19/2018 Debbie Africa Press Conference

June 2018 On The Move I Have to say Long Live JOHN AFRICA FOREVER !!!  Yeah, because that is where I lay credit for Sister Debbie finally coming home! It is indeed a joyful moment to realize that one of my fellow MOVE 9 members has gotten this revolutionary activity over with, but make no […]

Baby-Snatching Practice Blocked Motherhood For 20-million Seconds

Justice system abuses mothers with no apologies by:  Linn Washington Jr. Debbie Africa with son Mike Jr. (right) and lawyer Brad Thomson (left). LBW Photo The piercing, bone-deep pain for a parent from having their child forcefully snatched away by authorities is a hurt Debbie Sims Africa knows in horrific ways. The immense suffering some […]

Move’s Debbie Africa speaks

by John Mitchell Jun 20, 2018  Buy Now Attorney Brad Thomson, left, joined Debbie Africa and her son, Michael, at a news conference on Tuesday.— ABDUL R. SULAYMAN/TRIBUNE CHIEF PHOTOGRAPHER Seated alongside a son she gave birth to while in prison who was holding her grand daughter, MOVE member Debbie Africa addressed the public for […]

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 […]

May 2018 Parole Hearings For The Move 9 Sisters

ONA MOVE In May 2018  Janet, Janine, and Debbie Africa all will be making yet another appearance before The Pennsylvania Parole Board. In 2016 all three of the women were denied parole and given a two year hit, despite having excellent conduct records, home and employment plans, and once again the recommendation of the prison […]