Tag Archive | Political Prisoners

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 […]

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 […]

Nationwide epidemic of suicide in solitary: Solitary confinement iz murder!

If anyone still believes we are a civilized society, the following post from Moorbey’z Blog will wipe away your delusions of ignorance. We often hear people speak of how a civilization can best be judged by how the most vulnerable in it are treated. However, they are always referring to our disabled, children and elderly. […]

BLACK PANTHERS: 50TH ANNIVERSARY

BLACK PANTHERS 50TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBIT I visited the Oakland Museum of California recently to see the exhibit honoring the 50th anniversary of the Black Panthers. There was a variety of displays showing their true history (as opposed to the Capitalist Pig version obediently manufactured by mainstream media for decades) which included video & audio displays, […]

Jalil Muntaqim

Jalil Muntaqim, poet extraordinaire and long time political prisoner, currently resides in the notorious New York State prison, Attica. He was arrested in California in 1971, along with Herman Bell and Albert Washington, allegedly for the murder of two NYC police officers. Convicted in 1974, he was given a sentence of 25 years to life. Due […]

Today iz the Anniversary of the One Terrorist Attack in Amerika that You are Supposed to Forget

This is a story unknown to far too many people. Learn the truth about your country, U.S. citizens. You better OBEY the dominant culture and bow down to your corporate rulers… or else.

Leonard Peltier

Leonard Peltier has been in prison longer than Nelson Mandela was imprisoned by the Apartheid regime of South Africa. He, also, has been imprisoned by an apartheid regime born of genocide, raised on racist oppression and grown fat through the building of a system that denigrates free thought, creativity and true compassion while rewarding fear, […]