Respekt to all sistas in the struggle.    COMMUNITY AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT  “Active Grassroots Community Organizing Through True Skool Hip Hop Culture”   ALL ZULU NATION  MALIKAS & QUEENS ARE ENCOURAGED TO RSVP & ATTEND THIS “FREE” SISTORIC BRONX EVENT! WOMEN OF THE YOUNG LORDS PARTY: “THE REVOLUTION WITHIN THE REVOLUTION” Photo credit: Michael Abramson, Untitled (Iris […]

Defying the Tomb, Defying Illogic

Jared A. Ball *Originally published as a radio column 09/20/2011 Earlier this year when we received word of an attempt by Maryland prison officials to ban the recently published book by former Black Panther Party leader and current political prisoner Marshall “Eddie” Conway, we were reminded of the immediacy of the threat ideas can represent […]


Picket Governor Cuomo’s NYC Office 333 Third Avenue, New York, NY (between 24th & 25th Sts.; #6 train to 23rd St.) Saturday, June 6, 2015 1 to 3 p.m. Robert Seth Hayes is one of the longest held political prisoners in the US, currently in his 42nd year of incarceration. He is 66 years old […]

Update on Politikal Prisoner Robert ‘Seth’ Hayes Medical Condition

Robert Seth Hayes’ wife Sheila had a trailer visit with him last weekend (May 9 and 10th) and she states that he cannot lie down for any long period of time, including to sleep, because he feels that he cannot breathe. He still has the dry cough, which makes him feel like he is choking. […]

Brooklyn Thiz Sunday! Spring Maroon

Greetings Friends and Maroon Supporters, If your in NYC this weekend, please stop by and check out the Spring Maroon Brooklyn Tour Stop!  Free Maroon Senegal Sponsors Food 4 Thought! Sunday May 10th 4pm @ Jollof’s Restaurant 1168 Bedford Av Brooklyn NY A roundtable smorgasbord of Maroon’s Ideas from the Mosaic to the Hydra & […]

On rebuilding the Afrikan National Prison Organization

by Robert Saleem Holbrook, from The Whirlwind, The Burning Spear newspaper Robert Saleem Holbrook #BL – 5140 SCI – Greene 175 Progress Dr. Waybesyrgm PA 15370 “The Fifth Congress must resolve to re-establish the African National Prison Organization (ANPO) or some other similar organizational vehicle that can intervene in this critical question of the mass […]

A Celebration of the Life of Baba Herman Ferguson

Saturday, May 16, 2015 3-6 p.m. House of the Lord Pentecostal Church 415 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY (between Bond and Nevins Streets) “A Revolutionary Change in Our Life Time” Herman Ferguson was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina on December 31, 1920. He was an educator and leading figure in the Ocean Hill-Brownsville struggle for community […]

A Hidden Legacy of the Civil Rightz Era Black Prison Organizing

by JAMES KILGORE Dan Berger’s latest volume, Captive Nation, is perfectly timed. In a moment where interest in mass incarceration across the political spectrum is on the rise, sanitized versions of carceral history will doubtless emerge. Berger’s account offers an instant antidote to any such efforts. He warns us we will be negating a long […]

Politkal Prisoner Update:Robert ‘Seth’ Hayez & Abdul Majid

The attempted murder by medical negligence of our komrade Mumia Abu-Jamal. Amerikan gulagz are nothing more than institutionz of white supremacy and racism at it’z best, u can best believe that nothing haz changed since the inception of thiz country. Politikal Prisoner/Prisoner of War Robert ‘Seth’ Hayes waz involved in a shoot-out with police back in1973. […]