WATER IZ LIFE: FROM FLINT TO STANDING ROCK TO PENNSYLVANIA PRISONZ

NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION DEMANDING CLEAN WATER IN PA PRISON’S Since August of 2016, Mumia Abu-Jamal and other Inmates at the State Correctional Facility in Mahanoy, Pennsylvania, have been plagued with unsafe drinking and bath water.    For several months now, inmates have complained about brown, oily water in both the showers and the faucets […]

Emergency financial appeal for Mumia

by Johanna Fernandez Dear friends of Mumia, m writing on behalf of the Committee to Save Mumia Abu-Jamal to ask if you might help us in an emergency. The Committee is the official fundraising venue for Mumia’s legal defense today. It has been raising funds, quietly, since Mumia was facing execution in the ‘90s. The […]

Mumia Abu-Jamal on Black Panther Party (BPP)

‘We Want Freedom’ By John Steffin   This past fall marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party. To celebrate the occasion, Common Notions, a publishing house in Brooklyn, N.Y., republished Mumia Abu-Jamal’s acclaimed history of this revolutionary organization. At a time when white supremacy is emboldened and capitalism is in […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

The Real Eddie Africa (3:41) Mumia Abu-Jamal President Trump’s Game of Lies (2:33) Kerry Shakaboona Marshall SCI RockView Restricts Phone Access (2:59) Kerry Shakaboona Marshall Help Make 2017 My Last Year of Incarceration (2:58) Uhuru Rowe Women March Against Washington (1:45) Mumia Abu-Jamal Thank You Sisters! (5:51) Jaan Laaman The Bans of Empire (1:40) Mumia […]

URGENT SITUATION FOR MUMIA AND OTHER PA PRISONERZ: CALLS NEEDED FOR LACK OF CLEAN WATER AT MAHANOY PRISON AND DOC’Z CONTEMPT OF COURT BY IGNORING JUDGE MARIANI’Z ORDERS TO GIVE MUMIA HEP C CURE WITHIN 21 DAYZ

Urgent Call to Action: Water Crisis in the Prison, DOC in Contempt of Mumia Court Order From Flint and Standing Rock to SCI Mahanoy and prisons across the country, people are defending the life-saving right to clean water.  While all of us need clean water, prisoners are especially vulnerable when the institution they are controlled by, does […]

From Mumia to Peltier, US Politikal Prisonerz Still Locked Up

(fyi – many of these people are state prisoners and are not under federal jurisdiction. Campaigns to free them focus on those states.) Black activist Mumia Abu-Jamal and Indigenous activist Leonard Peltier | Photo: Wikimedia Commons Many members of the Black Panthers and New Afrika party remain behind bars, some under dubious circumstances. In the […]

State sayz no to prisonerz’ healthcare treatment — again

By Political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal Taken from a Jan. 14 audio column at prisonradio.org. Several days ago, the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections appealed the Jan. 3 U.S. District Court ruling that granted an injunction against the DOC’s so-called protocol covering hepatitis treatment (or should I say lack of treatment?). The state waited almost 10 days […]

The 16 Black Pantherz Still Behind Barz

What iz wrong here fam. We need these Elderz back on the streetz. Colorlines Screenshot of Black Panther Party Members, taken from Okayplayer’s Instagram on October 15, 2015  In this informal census ColorLines.com presents the names of those who are still in prison, who were recently released and who died while incarcerated. One of the […]

Call in Campaign for Mumia to PA DoC Secretary John Wetzel

Department of Corrections Secretary Wetzel: GIVE MUMIA AND ALL OTHER INFECTED PA PRISONERS THE DRUG THAT CURES HEPATITIS C                   DO NOT APPEAL JUDGE MARIANI’S RULING l A Federal Court Judge ruled on Jan. 3 that not treating prisoners with chronic hepatitis C is barbaric and unconstitutional. l The Judge […]

MEDIA RELEASE: Federal Court Orderz DOC to Provide Hepatitiz C Treatment to Mumia Abu-Jamal

  Mumia to receive treatment with direct-acting antiviral medications within 21-days January 3, 2017: Federal district court Judge Robert Mariani granted political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal’s request for a preliminary injunction, forcing the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (DOC) to provide him with direct-acting antiviral (DAA) drugs capable of curing his chronic hepatitis C infection. During an […]