16 Mar 2012

From Cell to Screen: The Story of Mumia Abu-Jamal — Part 2

  http://youtu.be/XnLKNlY78hM   –Part two of an interview with filmmakers Noelle Hanrahan and Stephen Vittoria about their new documentary Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey With Mumia Abu-Jamal. By Alex Simon from Huffington Post (reprinted with permission –view part one here.) Since being incarcerated, Mumia has almost developed a new voice.

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15 Mar 2012

From Cell to Screen: The Story of Mumia Abu-Jamal — Part 1

http://youtu.be/XnLKNlY78hM –An Interview with filmmakers Noelle Hanrahan and Stephen Vittoria By Alex Simon from Huffington Post (reprinted with permission –stay tuned for part two) “Wrapped in the sweet, false escape of dreams, I hear the unmistakable sounds of meat being beaten by blackjack, of bootfalls, yells, curses; and it merges

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01 Mar 2012

Occupy the Justice Dept. for Mumia Abu-Jamal and All Political Prisoners on April 24

Mumia Abu-Jamal is back with his unstoppable commitment to writing and recording his commentaries with Prison Radio. He has been calling regularly since being moved into general population at SCI Mahanoy and is able to call more often. His insightful, moving, timely essays will continue to be broadcast around the

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07 Feb 2012

The Framing of Kevin Cooper, on San Quentin’s Death Row –An interview with J. Patrick O’Connor

The Framing of Kevin Cooper, on San Quentin’s Death Row –An interview with J. Patrick O’Connor By Hans Bennett, Prison Radio In this interview, author J. Patrick O’Connor discusses his newly released book Scapegoat: The Chino Hills Murders and The Framing of Kevin Cooper, explaining why he is convinced of

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31 Jan 2012

Mumia Abu-Jamal Transferred to General Population, Following Global Campaign

The Next Step Is Freedom   By Noelle Hanrahan, Prison Radio   (Photo of Mumia Abu-Jamal, taken by Prison Radio) My dear friends, brothers and sisters — I want to thank you for your real hard work and support. I am no longer on death row, no longer in the

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20 Jan 2012

The Torture of Mumia Abu-Jamal Continues off Death Row –Supporters Demand Transfer to General Population

(Artwork: Ascncios Mac) The Torture of Mumia Abu-Jamal Continues off Death Row –Supporters Demand Transfer to General Population   An interview with Bret Grote of Human Rights Coalition By Hans Bennett of Prison Radio   On December 7, following the US Supreme Court’s refusal to consider the Philadelphia District Attorney’s

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10 Jan 2012

ACTION ALERT: Transfer Mumia Abu-Jamal to General Population!

Last month, following the Philadelphia DA’s decision to not hold a new sentencing hearing, Mumia Abu-Jamal was transferred to SCI Mahanoy, in Frackville, PA, where he as since been held in “Administrative Custody.” His present conditions are actually worse than they were on death row at SCI Greene. Please join

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