Tag Archive | Political Prisoners

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 […]

Court Rules Mumia Abu-Jamal Be Given Hepatitis C Cure!

Something amazing happened in Pennylvania. A court actually ruled in favor of human beings over the interests of the Prison Industrial Complex, an industry that has gotten an insidious foothold in our government. This is an industry that has been allowed not only to get away with torture, they have made obscene profits doing so. […]

Victory For Mumia Abu-Jamal & All Inmates With Hepatitis C

Great news from the MumiaNYC website today: Dear Friends, Comrades and All Mumia Supporters: I have yet to read Judge Mariani’s ruling, but did get the amazing news from Bob Boyle, one of the two attorneys fighting relentlessly for almost a year now for Mumia to get the treatment he needs, by telephone, that the […]

Oscar López Rivera: “I Am Deeply Grateful to My People”

Spread the word. Sign the petition: https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/president-obama-free-oscar-lopez-rivera-he-ends-his-term-president *********************************************************************************************** The following article was published in a mainstream San Juan daily newspaper, El Nuevo Dia. Check out the following fascinating transcript of a very recent phone interview with him. http://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/oscarlopezriveraiamdeeplygratefultomypeople-2268715/ WASHINGTON – It is zero hour for his plea for clemency to President Barack Obama and political […]

Leonard Peltier Health And Family News

From the MumiaNYC website: Due to this health crisis, it’s doubly important for supporters to join the activities in DC this week–the 12/10 candlelight vigil, in particular. Information:http://www.whoisleonardpeltier .info/home/events/2016-human-r ights-week/. Freedom now for Leonard Peltier!                                   *************************************** December 5, […]

Medical Neglect Is a Crime, Judicial Brutality Is a Crime Against Humanity

Medical neglect by an individual is a crime punished by law enforcement. So, why would it be any different when the medical neglect is perpetrated by “law” enforcement? Prisoners are subjected to inhumane conditions in U.S. prisons every day. Some prisoners are subjected to torture every day in U.S. prisons. This is especially so in […]