Leonard Peltier is a political prisoner who has spent over 40 years in prison in the US. He was active in the American Indian Movement and the broader New Left. He was targeted by the FBI’s COINTELPRO and was falsely convicted for the murder of two FBI agents. You can join the international movement to … Continue reading Leonard Peltier’s 2019 Thanksgiving Message: Walking on Stolen Land
Dean Dettloff, co-host of Christian leftist podcast The Magnificast, is teaching another online course with the Institute for Christian Studies.
The Demands: - That MDOC addresses and ceases all harassment by Corrections Officers and prison administrators against Todd. - End threats by MDOC administration to deny Todd parole in retaliation for his whistle-blowing - Transfer Todd back to a U.P. Facility by the second week of January, as promised by Deputy Warden Macauley, so he can have regular … Continue reading Call-In Today (Monday, 1/7/19) for Prisoner Whistleblower
facebook event page The campaign to free the Virgin Island 3 is kicking into high gear. Malik, Hanif and Abdul have been locked up for 46 years and have just applied for commutation of their sentences by Governor Mapp. Like many aging prisoners, they are experiencing increasing health problems and pose NO RISK to the society … Continue reading Commutation Campaign for the Virgin Island 3
Last month, Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel and Governor Tom Wolf rolled out some of the most punitive anti-prisoner policies in the country. This week we have an opportunity to confront them both and demand the immediate repeal of these harmful policies. On Wednesday October 10, Wolf will be appearing at a campaign fundraiser … Continue reading All out to protest Governor Wolf’s dehumanizing prison policies (Oct. 10)
Comrades in Harrisburg, PA have contacted us and requested that we share this image, with their accompanied text. We dropped our banner on an overpass near Harrisburg,PA in solidarity with this past month’s prison strike. We want to honor their wishes to keep this issue in the public eye, letting our friends (and enemies) on … Continue reading Banner Drop near Harrisburg: “End Prison Labor, Shut Down Berks”
And you can read that article here: https://sojo.net/articles/how-activists-are-connecting-dots-between-faith-and-prison-strike The Friendly Fire Collective, a network of radical Quaker-inspired activists, have also expressed solidarity with strikers’ demands. In their endorsement, Friendly Fire proclaimedthat “God is a Prison Abolitionist.” Hye Sung Francis, a Friendly Fire activist, said that the collective grounds itself in Jesus’ mission to “proclaim freedom for … Continue reading Friendly Fire was mentioned in a Sojourners article on the Prison Strike