Black August and the Unmasking of the US Police State

By: Jared A. Ball A demonstrator confronts police near Camden Yards during a protest against the death in police custody of Freddie Gray in Baltimore in this April 25, 2015. | Photo: Reuters Black August, paradoxically, shines a light on the contradictions of a country that never was, yet must always be. “The reason you […]

Mumia’z legal case: AN UPDATE

Here is an update on both Mumia Abu-Jamal’s criminal conviction appeal and his medical care case, Abu-Jamal vs. Kerestes.   Court action has potential to re-open Mumia‘s criminal conviction! On August 7, Mumia Abu-Jamal filed an appeal based on a U.S. Supreme Court case decided in June. In a startling 5-3 decision (Williams v. the Commonwealth of PA), the U.S. Supreme Court held […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

Butter Scores (Terrence Williams US Supreme Court Reversal) (2:14) Mumia Abu-Jamal The Scoop USA: Sonny Driver (1:05) Mumia Abu-Jamal If You Die in Prison, It’s the Death Penalty (2:03) Kenneth Hartman Free Alabama Movement August 27 Demonstrations (1:34) Bennu Hannibal Oh Baltimore Blues (2:55) Mumia Abu-Jamal The Trump Pump (1:41) Mumia Abu-Jamal Running Down the […]

Black Catz Have Many Livez: Reviving the Panther Vanguard and Building the United Panther Movement

  As convention would have it, the Black Panther Party (BPP) – founded in October 1966 by Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale – ceased to exist in 1982.1  Not so. Although the last of its major community service programs and newspaper, The Black Panther, closed down in 1982, the Party’s politics, goals, and identity […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

Mumia Abu-Jamal on Democracy Now! 7/27/2016 Reporting on the Convention (11:55) August 8th, 1978 (2:43) Mumia Abu-Jamal Don’t Let The Perfect Be The Enemy of The Good  (1:56) Kenneth Hartman Suicide Prevention Update (4:38) Natalie DeMola The Rise of the Imperial Feminine (2:54) Mumia Abu-Jamal “Degrading and Dehumanizing Strip Search Procedure” to Receive Recreational Showers […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

“August iz a month of meaning, of repression and radical resistance, of injustice and divine justice, of repression and righteous rebellion, of individual and collective effortz to free the slavez and break the chainz that bind uz.” – Mumia Abu-Jamal

Politikal Prisonerz 101: The “Mu” Brotherz

by Julian Cola How is it that Jose Mujica, an ex-guerrilla, can become president of a country while Mutulu Shakur continues to rot behind U.S. penitentiary walls? In 1982 Dr. Mutulu Shakur went underground. His primary concern — COINTELPRO. Having participated in — per the words of author Ishmael Reed — the slave revolts of […]

Major Battlez On – Mumia Abu-Jamal

Major Tillery haz been in prison over 31 yearz for crimez he did not commit. He haz spent 20 yeazs in solitary confinement. He filed a Post Conviction Petition on June 15, 2016 with new evidence. Jail House Snitchez were provided sex and hotelz for fabricated testimony during trial. Visit: http://www.justice4majortillery.info/

Mumia Abu-Jamal’z 4th of July by Chris Hedges

FRACKVILLE, Pa.—Tens or even hundreds of thousands of Americans, like those in the visiting room of the State Correctional Institution at Mahanoy, drove often for hours on the Fourth of July weekend to visit relatives or friends who are locked in cages. Millions suffered the painful absence this weekend of a father, a mother, a […]

Prison Radio Kommentariez

Who’s Running (2:01) Wilbert Saunders Beyond Bernie (2:26) Mumia Abu-Jamal Philadelphia DA Trades one Illegal Sentence for Another  (3:49) Kerry Shakaboona Marshall Affirmation by Assata Shakur (Read by Kenneth Hartman) (3:51) Read by Kenneth Hartman Prisoners Voices Blocked and Censorship of US Prisons by Jaan Laaman (3:38) Read by Lynne Stewart Mass Murder In the Midst of […]