Category: political prisoners

Kite Line- July 26, 2019: Ona Move- Reflections From a MOVE Family

This post was originally published on this siteThis week, we hear reflections from members of the MOVE Organization. Speaking at the 2019 Fight Toxic Prisons convergence, they give their thoughts on the past and current struggles of MOVE family members behind bars.  Mike Africa, Jr., who was born in prison, speaks about the MOVE Organization,… Read more »

This is America #80: Zakir Khan On the Rise of Far-Right Violence

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This is America #80: Zakir Khan On the Rise of Far-Right Violence appeared first on It’s Going Down. Welcome, to This Is America, July 4th, 2019. In this episode, we were lucky enough to sit down and talk with Zakir Khan, board chair of the Oregon… Read more »

Kite Line- June 28, 2019: The Case and Current Life of Leonard Peltier

This post was originally published on this siteOver the past year, the political prisoner support movement has won an exciting number of releases, with long-term political prisoners from MOVE and the Black Panthers finally gaining their freedom.  But many other political prisoners remain behind bars, and their supporters are not slowing down.  Leonard Peltier is… Read more »

Geronimo Pratt

This post was originally published on this siteThrough an exclusive interview with Geronimo at San Quentin prison, archival footage of the Black Panthers, family photos, and scenes from demonstrations for his release, a warm and vivid portrait of Geronimo is sketched.

June 11 – Communication is a weapon

This post was originally published on this siteFor 13 years, anarchists and environmentalists have observed June 11 as a day of action to mobilize around our imprisoned comrades.