Tag Archive | Judicial Brutality

Can Mumia Abu-Jamal Receive Justice In A Judicial System Rife With Corruption?

Mumia Abu-Jamal went to court yesterday (Monday) for a hearing on his Post Conviction Relief Act petition in Pennsylvania state court. The hearing was to decide whether to overturn appeals that have been denied by the corrupt Pennsylvania Supreme Court between 1995 and 2008. It is common knowledge there is ample evidence showing Philadelphia police and […]

WATER IS LIFE: FROM FLINT TO STANDING ROCK TO PA. PRISONS

INTERNATIONAL CONCERNED FAMILY & FRIENDS OF MUMIA ABU-JAMAL WATER IS LIFE: FROM FLINT TO STANDING ROCK TO PA. PRISONS MARCH 1st NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION DEMANDING CLEAN WATER IN PA PRISON’S Since August of 2016, Mumia Abu-Jamal and other Inmates at the State Correctional Facility in Mahanoy, Pennsylvania, have been plagued with unsafe drinking and […]

A Little Help For A Brother?

Censorship, distortion of truth, racism, sexism, religious intolerance, mental slavery, war profiteering, fanning the flames of suicidal ignorance & hatred, obscene profiting on imprisoning those who refuse to meekly obey the dominant culture… is this what the United States is about? The following is just one example of the state of our penal system, a […]

The Campaign To Bring Mumia Home

By Johanna Fernandez Dear Friends of Mumia, I’m writing on behalf of the Committee to Save Mumia Abu-Jamal to ask if you might help us in an emergency. The Committee is the official fundraising venue for Mumia’s legal defense today. It has been raising funds, quietly, since Mumia was facing execution in the ‘90s. The […]

Maliki Shakur Latine Is Out Of Prison!

Maliki Shakur Latine was born in the Bronx – a tough neighborhood in a tough city. Seeing the vicious cycle of oppression through planned economic terrorism and ever present violence becoming entrenched in the daily lives of all those around him, he got involved with the Nation of Islam. He learned discipline and realized he […]

Philadelphia City Council Passes Resolution: Clean Water & Meds For Pa. Prisoners

Occasionally we get some good news. I’m happy to share some with readers at this time: From the MumiaNYC Site: Philly City Council Passes Resolution Demanding Clean Water and Necessary Meds for PA Prisoners ***Sista Pam Africa is sending thanks to Jannie Blackwell, Curtis Jones and Cindy Bass for this resolution that was PASSED TODAY […]

Attica Book Ban

Originally posted on Moorbey'z Blog:
by K. Kersplebedeb On Oct. 7, political prisoner Jalil Muntaqim was denied four books which arrived for him at Attica Correctional Facility. Muntaqim is a former member of the Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army and one of the longest held political prisoners in the world today; he…