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 […]

A Practical Approach to Strategic Organizing for Popular Struggle (2005)

BY KEVIN ‘RASHID’ JOHNSON This article originally appeared in Socialism and Democracy, vol. 19, no. 2 (July 2005). Subscribe to Socialism and Democracy and help support their free prisoner subscriptions. An attempt to prioritize strategic objectives for the Left, toward pushing social forces beyond capitalism here in amerika or abroad, should begin with determining the […]

What Thoze Calling For Calm Don’t Understand About Black Poverty, Struggle

“Black people are viewed in their entirety as criminals. Whites who protest or riot are not called thugs, because the word thug serves as a proxy for the N-word, whether it’s black or white people using the descriptors.”  In light of the current unrest in Baltimore, riot shaming seems to be the new fad. Everybody’s […]

Nu-Afrikan Prisonerz Retaliated Against by Institutional Gang Investigatorz (IGI)

by a California prisoner Here at a torture unit known as the Corcoran Security Housing Unit (SHU), we New Afrikan freedom fighters and other entities are getting retaliated on by the fascist Institutional Gang Investigators (IGI). IGI and their cronies seem to think that attacking those who were hunger strikers and at the forefront of […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

“I am afraid that we New Afrikans are not passing the torch on fast or soon enough. Not enough youth are brought into the struggle — especially on a leadership level. And it can’t or I doubt it will happen accidentally. It needs to be an organized planned effort. We need to identify young sistas […]

33 Yearz of Resistance, and Still Going Strong!

Mumia’s message to all of us on the anniversary of his arrest Dear Brothers, Sisters, Friends and Comrades, On the Move       We gather together today in the spirit of resistance, and when we look around us we see that we are surrounded by that spirit:  the spirit of rebellion, the spirit of resistance, and […]

Revolutionary Daily Thought

How can activists and those who struggle for change Fight a Beast and win, if they are feeding it, protecting it, or participating with its life line? Why scream at the people in political offices for fair treatment, when they are public servants not masters. You buy their electrical power,  – you use their gasoline, […]

Solidarity had the might to move the mountain of prison torture that kept uz isolated and voiceless – we still need you now, even more

by Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa and Jabari Scott CDCR deliberately lied about their implementation of the Security Threat Group (STG) Step Down Program (SDP) sanctioned by Gov. Jerry Brown. We prisoners, the Prisoner Human Rights Movement (PHRM), all our supporters, all state legislators and all citizens of California are being lied to and manipulated by Gov. […]