Video featuring Bilal Mafundi Ali, lead coordinator for the Bay Area National Prison Strike Solidarity Committee
Posts in: political prisoners
What does “bipartisanship” mean for poor and working folks? Courtesy of Prison Radio, Mumia Abu-Jamal tells it like it is.
The Freedom Socialist Party in the U.S. and Australia demands that the Erdoğan government release labor leader and socialist Çinara’a, jailed in a sweep of 84 activists just before May Day.
Call on DA Larry Krasner to release Mumia Abu-Jamal and disclose all DA and police files on him.
On April 25, over 150 supporters packed the courtroom for Rasmea Odeh, who accepted an agreement that stripped her of U.S. citizenship but allowed her to leave the country without serving additional jail time. The 69-year-old Palestinian activist and her supporters spent the past three and a half years battling the U.S. government’s attempts to… Read more »
AUTOMATION Question on the future I read with great interest Muffy Sunde’s succinct and informative piece “Rise of the robots: Disappearing jobs” [Vol. 38, No. 2]. I’m glad to see the Freedom Socialist tackling the subject of automation, as it’s one that has intrigued and troubled me for some time. One related question that I’d… Read more »
How to fight Nazis; private prisons, immigrants, and human trafficking; Puyallup take on fracking; and more.
After more than 35 years behind bars, Mumia Abu-Jamal may finally have a chance to prove his innocence. And expose the heart of the racist U.S. justice system at all levels — police, prosecutors and judges. A renowned political prisoner, former Black Panther, and journalist, Mumia was framed for the killing of a Philadelphia police… Read more »
An excerpt from the book 100 Years of Labor in the USA by Daniel Guérin.
This statement originally appeared on Prison Radio. The events of last week continue to reverberate throughout national consciousness. The unprovoked killings by cops in the streets of America’s Midwest, and the subsequent killings of cops in Texas, show us that a new stage has been reached in America’s longest internal war, and that no one… Read more »