Jalil Muntaqim’s “Escaping the Prism … Fade to Black” now out!

ESCAPING THE PRISM FADE TO BLACK Poetry and Essays by Jalil Muntaqim Introduction by Walidah Imarisha + “The Other Kind” by Ward Churchill Jalil Muntaqim is a former member of the Black Panther Party and the Black Liberation Army. For over forty years, Jalil has been a political prisoner, and one of the New York […]

A pardon for Oscar López: a question of basic morality Editorial

It is difficult for the government of the United States to call for clemency or justice for political prisoners accused of seditious conspiracy abroad, when for these same charges Oscar López Rivera, a Puerto Rican, has served more than 34 years in prison and runs the risk of dying in prison.    Puerto Rico has […]

‘The Black Pantherz: Vanguard of the Revolution’

‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution’ will be screened on Friday, Oct. 2, in San Francisco at the Opera Plaza Theater, in Berkeley at the Shattuck Theater and in San Rafael at the Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center; the Oakland screening is Saturday, Oct. 3, 1 p.m., at the Piedmont Theater, 4186 Piedmont Ave., at […]

Oscar Lopez Rivera Grito de Lares Message People

For the past thirty-four years, Oscar López-Rivera, the longest held political prisoner in Puerto Rican history, has commemorated El Grito de Lares from within a U.S. prison. From his cell in the Marion Federal Penitentiary, he wrote a brief reflection on the significance of El Grito. It’s very important to celebrate the Grito de Lares, […]

Build unity: Don’t let CDC undermine the Agreement to End Hostilitiez

by Jalil Muntaqim The hunger strike victory – settlement of the class action suit against solitary confinement – is fantastic, but now, more hard work confronts them all. They will continue to be in a relentless fight to prevent COs (correctional officers) from destroying the unity and continued political determination of the vision for prison […]

Interview about PP Imam Jamil Al-Amin’z health, execution through medical neglect

Interview with Rap Brown Mrs. Karima Al-Amin speaks on the attempt to execute her husband and legal client Imam Jamil Al-Amin while he is a political prisoner through medical neglect. He has a series of conditions that have not been treated adequately, while he is unjustly imprisoned. Free Imam Jamil! Free’Em All! Tune in for […]

For Mumia, we demand no retaliatory transfer and treatment to cure hiz Hepatitis C now!

by Johanna Fernandez I visited Mumia on Sunday, Sept. 6. As you know, after a series of hospitalizations in March and April 2015, Mumia has remained in the prison infirmary. During this time, most of his property has remained in his old cell. According to Mumia, on Friday, Sept. 4, officers rushed him out of […]

When it getz to thiz point

August 21, 2015 by Wopashitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa Michael Brown? I had never heard of him had never heard anything he’d done before the news of his death came whoever he might have become whatever he might have achieved had he lived longer not been riddled lifeless by bullets from Darren Wilson’s gun and […]

Fundraiser 4 Politikal Prisoner Sekou Odinga

PLEASE JOIN US… On Monday, August 10th, world-renowned tenor saxophonist, Bilal Sunni Ali will be performing at For My Sweet in honor of and as a fundraiser for former POW, Sekou Odinga. 

MEDIA RELEASE: Mumia Abu-Jamal filez suit over prison’z refusal to provide necessary medical care

August 3, 2015 · by abolitionismo · Untreated Diabetes nearly killed Abu-Jamal in March, and the DOC is refusing to treat his active Hepatitis C August 3, 2015: Attorneys for political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal filed an amended lawsuit today in the Middle District of Pennsylvania federal court to challenge prison medical staff’s denial of necessary […]