New evidence of innocence spurs two court filings for Mumia Abu-Jamal
“Hopefully, Mumia will get a re-trial and the truth will finally get told. We await his release from hell.”
Janet and Janine Africa are home after 40 years!
Janet Holloway Africa and Janine Phillips Africa have been released from state custody after 40 years of incarceration. The sisters have been battling for their freedom after being consistently denied parole despite their stellar record and community service endeavors while behind bars.
Black women political prisoners of the police state
Black women who have confronted the abuses of America’s white authority have suffered its punishment throughout our history. Anarchist Lucy Parsons, born in 1853, is one of the few Black women mentioned in labor histories – usually as the wife of the martyred Albert Parsons, who was executed in the wake of Chicago’s Haymarket Riot of 1886.