The People Demand Treatment for Mumia and 10,000 PA Inmatez Suffering from Hep C

    by Marilyn Kai Jewett “They contend that Abu-Jamal and the others are not sick enough to get immediate treatment.” An international coalition of health care professionals, unionists, educators and lawmakers gathered recently at the American Friends Center in Philadelphia to discuss the issue of treatment for Mumia Abu-Jamal and other Pennsylvania inmates suffering […]

Mumia and the Multitudez

By: Seth Tobocman Our graphic narrative series The Illustrated PEN is relaunching in January 2016! We’ll be kicking off the new year with five guest editors—MariNaomi, Robert Kirby, Liza Donnelly, Grace Bello, and Seth Tobocman and Peter Kuper of World War III—whose work we’ll be highlighting over the coming weeks. Up this week is work by guest […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

The Power of the People (2:08) Mutope Duguma To Protect & Serve or Ravish & Wreck (3:11) Mumia Abu-Jamal Death in Cell No. 5 (1:36) Mumia Abu-Jamal Government Torture is Old (2:18) Khalil Bennet US Supreme Court Ok’s Life for Children (2:30) Kerry Shakaboona Marshall Save Kerry Shakaboona Marshall PSA (1:33) Kerry Shakaboona Marshall & Patricia […]

“It’s Time We Stepped Up to Defend Major!”

 By Ray Luc Levasseur  November 3, 2015 Ray Luc Levasseur – A former political prisoner who spent over fifteen years in solitary confinement, primarily at USP Marion and ADX Florence. Embedded in stone and concrete cell block walls across the American gulag is the definition of hell – “Abandon all hope, ye who enter here.” […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

“Disturbing the Peace” (2:23) Mumia Abu-Jamal “Immigration Policy is Mass Incarceration” (2:47)  Kerry Shakaboona Marshall “Government Torture is Old”  (2:18) Khalil Bennet Love is the Conquerer of Struggle and War (2:23) Su’ganni Tiuza “Tamir” (1:50) Mumia Abu-Jamal “Save Kerry Shakaboona Marshall” PSA (1:33) Kerry Shakaboona Marshall “You Will Know Them By Their Actions” (3:19) Kenneth […]

New Pamphlet from Mumia Abu-Jamal: “To Protect and Serve Who?: Organizing a Movement to Abolish Police Violence”

From the Open Media Series, typeset by Mumia himself. CITY LIGHTS PUBLISHERS IS PROUD TO PRESENT TO PROTECT AND SERVE WHO? Organizing a Movement to Abolish Police Violence By Mumia Abu-Jamal In this limited edition 16-page pamphlet, Mumia Abu-Jamal offers the post-Ferguson generation his advice on how to address the chronic problems of police violence and impunity […]

Postal Union Callz for Mumia’z Treatment and Release

The following resolution was adopted at the 21 October membership meeting of New York Metro Local 10 of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU). New York Metro is the largest local in the APWU. RESOLUTION IN SOLIDARITY WITH MUMIA ABU-JAMAL WHEREAS New York Metro in 1998 and the national APWU in 2000 condemned the injustice […]