Why Mumia Must Live, and US imperialism Must Die: The Link Between Politikal Prisonerz and the War on Terror

by Danny Haiphong The so-called War on Terror and the national security state did not emerge full-blown from the rubble of 9/11. Both are products of previous waves of police repression, mainly targeting Black radicals. “The FBI’s counter insurgency war on the Black Panther Party chapters and leaders like Mumia established for local police departments […]

Maroon’z Health, Spring Tour, Mumia and more….

Greetings Maroon supporters worldwide! It’s been a momentous last couple years in the long struggle to free our beloved father, uncle, grandfather, and comrade. Thanks to your persistent advocacy, Maroon’s case, and the political pretexts to his over forty years of confinement, have garnered widespread attention and sparked outrage from justice-seeking people across the globe. […]

Action Alert: Prison Officials=z Denying Russell Maroon Shoatz Treatment

Action Alert: Prison Officials Denying Russell Maroon Shoatz Treatment Call the prison today to demand that Russell Maroon Shoatz receive necessary treatment for Prostate Cancer. Political prisoner and former Black Panther Russell Maroon Shoatz #AF3855 was informed that he had prostate cancer on December 9, 2014. Prison medical staff has not provided any treatment to date. Cancer does not […]

Recommended Reading

Black on Black Violence by Amos Wilson –        “Liberation or Gangsterism?” by Russell Maroon Shoatz –        From Ghetto to Community by Billy Vance –        Our Enemies in Blue: Police and Power in America by Kristian Williams –        Color of Violence: The INCITE! Anthology by INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence –        Street Wars: Gangs and […]

An Ongoing Cost To Be Free (Full Version)

The rebel history of Russell Maroon Shoatz intentionally kept from you to keep you passive… An Ongoing Cost To Be Free (Full Version) | Watch Documentary Free Online http://www.filmsforaction.org 62 minutes | Russell Maroon Shoatz is a US held Black Unity Council and Black Liberation Army political prisoner. He has been in prison for over […]

Back from Ferguson activistz Rosa Clemente & Russell Shoats III

Download Podcast Rosa Clemente, an activist and former Green Party VP candidate will speak to us about the police terrorism she and others suffered while protesting in Ferguson, Missouri on August 20,2014. She told Ebony online that “officers swooped in on us from all directions and locked us down. The threats, their eyes, postures, weaponry […]

An Ongoing Cost To Be Free (2014)

  62 min – Documentary http://russellmaroonshoats.wordpress.com/ Russell Maroon Shoatz is a US held Black Unity Council and Black Liberation Army political prisoner. He has been in prison for over 40 years. This documentary tells the story of Russell Maroon Shoatz as told by his son Russell Shoatz III.  

SATURDAY: Rise Up to Free Maroon

  Dear Friends & Colleagues,   Please join the NYC Campaign to Free Russell Maroon Shoatz at a special event on Saturday, June 21st.  The freeing of Maroon Shoatz from decades’ long solitary confinement was one of Fred Ho’s last missions.  That was accomplished, but the work continues.  Please join the NYC Campaign and Scientific Soul […]

Sat., 6/21: Rise Up 4 Maroon! (Russell Maroon Shoatz)

  Please circulate widely: LET OUR ELDERS GO! The NYC Campaign to Free Russell Maroon Shoatz invites you to RISE UP FOR MAROON! Saturday, June 21, 2014 First Unitarian Congregational Society of Brooklyn 116 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn Heights 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM ALL AGES! (Childcare provided upon request – please let us know!) $10 […]

Support Political Prisoner Russell Maroon Shoatz!

Monday, May 19th at 7pm 518 Valencia Street Support Political Prisoner Russell Maroon Shoatz! Join us in welcoming Russell Shoatz III, Maroon’s son to the Bay Area Raphael Cohen – Maroon supporter poet and Palestine activist Hear an update on California prisoners’ struggles Russell Maroon Shoatz was released from solitary confinement for the first time […]