NYC, March 20: Nu-Afrikan Resisitance and the Rootz of Mass Incarceration

The journal Socialism and Democracy presents its special issue on Mass Incarceration, edited by Mumia Abu-Jamal & Johanna Fernández Nothing to Lose But Our Chains: Black Resistance and the Roots of Mass Incarceration Speakers Sekou Odinga, Recently Released Political Prisoner Arielle Newton, Black Lives Matter Laura Whitehorn, Former Political Prisoner Nyle Fort, Newark-Based Youth Organizer […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

The Denver Police Murder of Jessica (3:07) by Kerry Shakaboona Marshal Dallas Six (4:25) by Kerry Shakaboona Marshall The Dark Side Of American Exceptionalism (6:07) by Kenneth E. Hartman  Ode to Butter (Terry Williams) 1:59  by Mumia Abu-Jamal  Frankenstein’s Monster  (2:25) by Mumia Abu-Jamal Frackville: The Anonymous Fiefdom (12:41) Bryant Arroyo Rev Pinkney Speaks From […]

We Kill Our Revolutionariez

By Chris Hedges   Law officers and National Guard troops assemble outside the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility at Lucasville in 1993 as a revolt by inmates entered its 10th day. (AP/Mark Duncan) YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio—Siddique Hasan, his legs shackled to a chair, sat in the fourth-floor visiting room of the Ohio State Penitentiary, a supermax prison. […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

Frankenstein’s Monster (2:25) Mumia Abu-JamalFrackville Fiefdom (12:54) Bryant Arroyo Reverend Pinkney Speaks From Prison (1:34) Obama & Black History Month 2015 (2:04) Mumia Abu-Jamal Court Date for Rev. Pinkney (1:24) I Can’t Breathe (2:04) by Safir Chuma Asafo “Bullies Abroad and Bullies At Home“ (3:07) by Mumia Abu-Jamal Support Prison Radio

From Germany to Mexico to the U.S.A.: Thiz iz the year to free the MOVE 9!

  The Endless Incarceration of the MOVE 9    by Michael Schiffmann   They were convicted to 30 to 100 years in prison for murder in the 3rd degree, the members of the „MOVE 9“: the 4 women Debbie, Janine, Janet, and Merle Africa, and the 5 men Delbert, Phil, Mike, Chuck, and Edward Africa. In […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

Speaking Out From Prison (1:34) Reverend Edward Pinkney Court Date Feb 24th 2015 (1:24) Reverend Edward Pinkney Obama & Black History Month (2:04) Mumia Abu-Jamal A Growing Disregard (1:51) by Safir Chuma Asafo I Can’t Breathe (2:04) by Safir Chuma Asafo The Spirit of Resistance (9:12) by Jaan Laaman Mumia Interviews Bob Marley (8:10) circa […]

Listen to Mumia Abu Jamal’z Interview with Bob Marley & The Wailerz

  Back in 1979 when Bob Marley was on a music tour through the United States promoting his new album “Survival” he sat down for an interview with journalist Mumia Abu Jamal in Philadelphia. This was before Mumia was framed by the racist Philly police for killing a cop. Mumia at the time was an […]

Mumia Abu-Jamal: A Black Radical Who Matterz For Our Time

by Johanna Fernandez Two years ago, the New York Times featured an illustrated article on the discovery of a manuscript penned by hand in a dank, 19th century cell by a black prisoner, Austin Reed. Ignored in his lifetime, Reed’s memoire elicited great interest among contemporary historians, activists, scholars ofAfrican American literature, and thegeneral public. […]

Law an attack on free speech

By Carey Shenkman Any state legislature would have a hard time dreaming up a more unconstitutional measure than the one outgoing Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett recently signed into law. The so-called Revictimization Relief Act allows victims of personal-injury crimes to sue convicts to silence any speech that allegedly “perpetuates the continuing effect of the crime” […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

      America has Got a Prison Problem (5:35) by Kenneth Hartman Billy Holliday: A Profile in Excellence (1:19) by Mumia Abu-Jamal Thousands of Black Women: A Profile in Excellence (1:07) by Mumia Abu-Jamal Tupac Shakur: A Profile in Excellence (1:30) by Mumia Abu-Jamal CLR James: A Profile in Excellence (1:25) by Mumia Abu-Jamal William […]