Hearty thumbs-up to “Let’s get real about the Democrats” as well as Sam’s article on why he joined the FSP; disagreement on Nicaragua; the West Coast Community Defense; Mumia Abu-Jamal update; New York police need accountability.
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Exposing and fighting the biggest jailer in the world.
Video featuring Bilal Mafundi Ali, lead coordinator for the Bay Area National Prison Strike Solidarity Committee
She thanks, with love, those who supported her against the U.S. government’s legal attack.
Government delays inquiry into the killing of David Dungay Jr. by officers at Long Bay Jail.
What does “bipartisanship” mean for poor and working folks? Courtesy of Prison Radio, Mumia Abu-Jamal tells it like it is.
Manuel Duran Ortega should never have been taken by ICE.
Two years ago, Nebraska’s unicameral Legislature voted to repeal the death penalty. Gov. Ricketts personally funded a referendum effort to reinstate the failed program.
Inside City Hall, and outside on the streets, the demand grows for an independent, elected civilian review board to stop police abuse.
On July 6, the Justice Department dropped all charges against the 38 remaining protesters arrested during Trump’s inauguration (aka: J20 defendants).