11 Jul 2012

Political Prisoner Radio interviews Robert H. King of the Angola 3

Below is a link for downloading the radio show and from their website, a description of a recent interview with Robert H. King conducted by Political Prisoner Radio:   Download MP3 Examining the horrific and tortuous case of the Angola 3 with special guest and former Angola 3 political prisoner, Bro.

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18 Jun 2012

Senate Hearing Tues: Prolonged Solitary Confinement on Trial –An interview with law professor Angela A. Allen-Bell

Prolonged Solitary Confinement on Trial –An interview with law professor Angela A. Allen-Bell   By Angola 3 News   A diverse grassroots movement confronting the widespread use of prolonged solitary confinement in US prisons appears to be gaining momentum. On the morning of Tuesday, June 19, the Senate Judiciary Committee’s

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31 May 2012

DAY TWO: Evidentiary Hearing for Albert Woodfox of the Angola 3

    Media Coverage: KBOO Radio interviews law professor Angela A. Allen-Bell & Everett R. H. Thompson of Amnesty International DAY TWO: Wednesday, May 30 Midday the State rested their case, and both sides requested that the judge rule that the other had not met their burden and end the

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29 May 2012

Angola 3’s Albert Woodfox begins evidentiary hearing that could overturn his conviction a third time

DAY ONE: Tuesday, May 29 Today the State set out to disprove the notion that there was any statistically significant, intentional discrimination in the selection of the grand jury foreperson.  All three State witnesses:  a mathematician, a judge, and a demographics expert, saw their offerings almost surgically diminished and dismantled

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28 May 2012

Amnesty International Launches New Angola 3 Action as Albert Woodfox’s Court Hearing Begins

Today, Tuesday May 29, Albert Woodfox will appear in court in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, seeking his conviction to be overturned for a third time. As we start this three-day evidentiary hearing, Amnesty International has released a statement about the significance of this hearing for Albert and everyone else’s  “right to

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16 Apr 2012

VIDEO: The Outer Limits of Solitary Confinement

    This public forum, entitled “The Outer Limits of Solitary Confinement,” held at UC Hastings College of the Law, in San Francisco on April 6, 2012 was organized by the International Coalition to Free the Angola 3, and co-hosted by the Hastings chapter of the National Lawyers Guild and

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29 Mar 2012

The Outer Limits of Solitary Confinement

    The Outer Limits of Solitary Confinement: A Public Forum to Support the California Prisoner Hunger Strike   Friday, April 6, 2012, 6pm – 8pm UC Hastings College of the Law Louis B. Mayer Lounge 198 McAllister Street San Francisco   (San Francisco) –This free San Francisco event organized

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13 Mar 2012

Guantanamo Prison’s True Secret: Jason Leopold in Conversation With Andy Worthington

British journalist Andy Worthington, the author of “The Guantanamo Files: The Stories of the 774 Detainees in America’s Illegal Prison,” has been documenting the array of human rights abuses at Guantanamo for over six years now, after he personally became angry that the US government would not say who they

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22 Dec 2011

Medical Self Defense and the Black Panther Party –An interview with Alondra Nelson

Medical Self Defense and the Black Panther Party –An interview with Alondra Nelson By Angola 3 News Alondra Nelson, a professor of sociology and gender studies at Columbia University, is the author of a new book released last month, entitled Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight

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12 Dec 2011

VIDEO: Resisting Gender Violence Without Cops or Prisons –An interview with Victoria Law

  VIDEO: Resisting Gender Violence Without Cops or Prisons –An interview with Victoria Law By Angola 3 News Activist and journalist Victoria Law is the author of Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women (PM Press, 2009). Law has previously been interviewed by Angola 3 News on two separate

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