Prisonerz speak out about the assassination of Hugo Pinell

August 25, 2015 Guards seemed to be in a celebratory frame of mind by Paul Sangu Jones Written “B.A. (Black August) 12, 2015” – By now the world should know that Hugo “Yogi” Pinell was stabbed to death in New Folsom. The guards seemed to be in a celebratory frame of mind. At 3:15 p.m., […]

GEORGE JACKSON: P.S. ON ULYSSES MCDANIEL

Comrade Ulysses McDaniel, prison camp number A-64486, was captured at about the same time that they captured me. He was thrown into the State’s prison a bare two months after my own imprisonment. My number is A-63837. In other words, 649 other numbers, representing people, passed between us. Most of them were Black; all were […]

CORRECTED COPY: NATIONAL WRITERZ UNION CALLZ FOR MUMIA’Z RELEASE FROM PRISON GIVEN PA DOC’Z MEDICAL NEGLECT & ENDANGERING OF MUMIA’Z LIFE

BREAKING NEWS!  NATIONAL WRITERS UNION CALLS FOR MUMIA’S RELEASE IN THE FACE OF PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS’ MEDICAL NEGLECT ENDANGERING MUMIA’S LIFE.  WE URGE OTHER UNIONS AND HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS TO FOLLOW THIS EXEMPLARY ACTION!  ONLY THIS KIND OF INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR MUMIA’S RELEASE WILL ADDRESS THE DANGER THE DOC HAS CREATED FOR MUMIA! In […]

We can’t breathe! Thoughtz on our Agreement to End Hostilitiez

by Kijani Tashiri Askari and Akili Castlin The Webster’s New Universal Unabridged Dictionary defines the word “hostility” as 1) a hostile state, condition or attitude; enmity; antagonism; unfriendliness; 2) a hostile act; 3) Opposition or resistance to an idea, plan project, etc.; 4) acts of warfare; 5) war. So our initial question to the people […]

Malcolm X Grassroots Movement in Solidarity with the National Black Theatre of Harlem

The Malcolm X Grassroots Movement stands in full solidarity with the National Black Theatre of Harlem (NBT). We support their self-determination to use their historic space to bring Black people together rather than promote division and disunity among us. This is a critical tradition to uphold, especially in this historical moment when ALL Black lives […]

Writing on the Wall: Selected Prison Writingsz of Mumia Abu-Jamal

  Mumia Abu-Jamal’s essential perspectives on black experience, race relations, freedom, justice, social change, and the future of American society. “Revolutionary love, revolutionary memory and revolutionary analysis are at work in every page written by Mumia Abu-Jamal … His writings are a wake-up call. He is a voice from our prophetic tradition, speaking to us […]

The Nu Afrikan Black Panther Party – Prison Chapter Rulez of Conduct Explained

Due to recent events in our local party group in which some of our comrades misunderstood and called into question the relevancy of some of our party’s rules, and to assist these and other comrades who may not fully grasp the reasoning behind them, I have undertaken to compose something of an exposition to clarify […]

Moving forward with our fight to end solitary confinement

by Todd Ashker Greetings of solidarity and respect to all similarly situated members of the prison class unified in our struggle to end long term solitary confinement and win related long overdue reforms to the broken California prison torture system! As one of the four principle prisoner class representatives, I am presenting this further update […]