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imageUrgent Call to Action for Mumia Abu-Jamal! Family and friends have not heard from him since April 10
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by The Jamal Journal
Please take action. This new alert has just been released!...
Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 12:00PM
textRemembering Ladonna Brave Bull Allard by Al Carroll
LaDonna Tamakawastewin Allard, also known as LaDonna Bravebull Allard, passed on. She was preceded by her husband Miles by two years. I'm proud to say I knew her for many years as part of NAFPS, or New Age Frauds Plastic Shamans. She was best known to most for her leading role in the NoDAPL movement....
Posted: Sun Apr 11, 2021 6:22PM
imageRegarding The Farewell Of Romaine “Chip” Fitzgerald
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by The Family & Committee To Free Chip
This new statement has just been released....
Posted: Thu Apr 1, 2021 11:06PM
imageMumia Abu-Jamal On Pacifica With Noelle Hanrahan
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by Labor Video Project
Pacifica's Covid, Race & Democracy interviews journalist Noelle Hanrahan of Prison Radio about how she helped bring Mumia Abu-Jamal to the airwaves of Pacifica....
Posted: Thu Apr 1, 2021 9:48AM
imageProf. Johanna Fernandez's account of Mumia Abu-Jamal's Health Emergency (from Verso Blog)
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by Johanna Fernandez, reposted by Jamal Journal
This article was originally published at the Verso Books blog on March 28, and is being reprinted here in full, no edits, with the permission of author Johanna Fernandez, from the Campaign to Bring Mumia Home. For the latest updates on Mumia’s health, please visit the Jamal Journal: www.JamalJournal.com....
Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2021 8:47PM
textOnline events with Chomsky, Jeff Chang, Frida Berrigan & many others by Towards increasing Networking
Here are some 17 online events taking place over the coming month (and starting tomorrow, Wednesday, March 31), featuring people such as Noam Chomsky, Jeff Chang, Frida Berrigan, Hazel Henderson, Dave Zirin, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, Ireland, and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be in...
Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2021 9:55AM
image2021 Congressional Black Farmer Hearings and California Black Agriculture Summit
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by khubaka, michael harris
Strong bipartisan Congressional support and USDA Leadership will provide equity and inclusion throughout our $333+ billion dollar California Working Landscape and beyond. 2021 Women's Herstory Month will begin to open the archives and libraries to include past, present and future opportunities for Black Women to continue to lead the way in the Land of Queen Califia....
Posted: Wed Mar 24, 2021 5:32PM
audioMumia Abu-Jamal's Thank You Message to Supporters (audio/mpeg 3.0MB) by Mumia Abu-Jamal recorded by Prison Radio
Mumia Abu-Jamal's COVID symptoms have improved but the severe debilitating skin condition persists. Mumia is now back in general population and he does not currently require hospitalization. However, Mumia needs continued monitoring, and he must not be shackled during future hospitalization....
Posted: Tue Mar 23, 2021 5:30PM
imagePacifica CRD 3/22/21 Covid, Amazon Billions and Workers' Rights
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by Pacifica TF
Pacifica's Covid, Race & Democracy focuses on the medical conditions of Mumia Abu-Jamal and also the struggle of the Bessemer Alabama Amazon warehouse workers who are voting this month for a union....
Posted: Mon Mar 22, 2021 3:33PM
imageMarch 20 Mumia Abu-Jamal Health Update from Dr. Ricardo Alvarez
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by The Jamal Journal
The Jamal Journal has just received this update from Mumia Abu-Jamal's consulting physician Dr. Ricardo Alvarez. We want to send a special thanks to Mumia's supporters around the world for the letters and phone calls! Please keep building the public pressure for Mumia, but as Dr. Alvarez explains, Mumia does not currently require hospitalization for his skin condition. So we now ask supporters to please remove the call for hospitalization from their "take action demands."...
Posted: Sat Mar 20, 2021 4:13PM
documentLegal update from Mumia Abu-Jamal's attorneys Judith Ritter and Sam Spital
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by Reposted by the Jamal Journal
Reprinted below is a short legal update from Judy Ritter and Sam Spital, the attorneys who are litigating Mumia Abu-Jamal's conviction. On March 17th, they filed a response to DA Larry Krasner's position on the issues that are being re-litigated, following Tucker's ruling to reopen all appeals filed by Mumia's attorneys between 1998 - 2012. Maureen Faulkner also filed a motion yesterday. Both filings are attached....
Posted: Sat Mar 20, 2021 4:04AM
documentInternational Dockworkers Council letter for Mumia Abu-Jamal to PA Gov Tom Wolf
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by !DC letter reposted by the Jamal Journal
This new letter from Spain was sent today to Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf asking him to "reconsider Mumia's release for a murder that we believe he did not commit and that is purely for political reasons."...
Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2021 6:21PM
imageInternational Workers Committe says Free Mumia and All Elders...
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by IWC release posted by the Jamal Journal
The international campaign to free Mumia Abu-Jamal launched by the International Workers Committee Against War and Exploitation, For a Workers International (IWC) is under way. This new IWC release declares: Free Mumia and All Elders, Vulnerable Inmates and Political Prisoners Immediately!...
Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2021 2:32AM
imageThe Angola 3 support Mumia Abu-Jamal and the Color of Change petition
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by A3 statement given to the Jamal Journal
In this new statement from from former Black Panther political prisoners Albert Woodfox and Robert King of the Angola 3 declare about Mumia Abu-Jamal: "He has always fought for all of our human rights from inside prison walls. Please fight for his human rights today."...
Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2021 12:02AM
imageDakota Access Pipeline attacks Water Protector Legal Collective led by Native Women
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by Brenda Norrell
Water Protector Legal Collective, formed at Standing Rock, is being attacked by Energy Transfer Partners and Dakota Access Pipeline, with a subpoena, aimed at seizing confidential records, and meant to intimidate. WPLC led by Native American Women is challenging this legal attack today....
Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2021 12:56PM
imageThe International Federation of Journalists calls for Mumia Abu-Jamal's release
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by IFJ statement posted by the Jamal Journal
Mumia Abu-Jamal, an African-American journalist with close ties to the Black Panthers, who has spent nearly 40 years in prison, has tested positive for Covid. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has backed calls from US (NWU) and French (SNJ-CGT) affiliates for his immediate release amid growing fears over his health....
Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2021 10:35PM
imageSupport Mumia! Please Sign the French Petition to PA Gov. Tom Wolf!
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by Change.org petition reposted by Jamal Journal
Please sign the new French petition calling on Gov. Wolf to release Mumia Abu-Jamal....
Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2021 5:12PM
imageWhat Larry Krasner the District Attorney of Philadelphia needs to do!
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by Noelle Hanrahan, posted by the Jamal Journal
Last night, Philly DA Larry Krasner was asked by journalist Shaun King about Mumia Abu-Jamal. Krasner made a joke out of Mumia supporters' demands by saying he has no "magic key" to let Mumia out. Mumia's supporters have concrete demands, including a Color of Change petition and a 40-page newspaper meticulously presenting evidence in support of the petition. Noelle Hanrahan from San Francisco's Prison presents her challenge to DA Krasner...
Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2021 3:30PM
imagePam Africa asks DA Krasner: Do You Oppose Lynchings?
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by Pam Africa for The Jamal Journal
Journalist Shaun King recently asked Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner about Mumia Abu-Jamal. Krasner responds by making a joke out of the situation, claiming he has no "magic key" to release Mumia. However, in his Feb. 3 brief, Krasner does explicitly choose to endorse the whitewashing of the attempted police lynching of Mumia the morning of Dec. 9, 1981. In fact, he appears to make a joke about it, claiming that Mumia "refused to walk" into the hospital. In this article, Pam Africa directly res...
Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2021 12:06AM
videoFrancia Márquez: A Very Warm Ancestral Greeting from Colombia to Mumia Abu-Jamal (video/mp4 50.8MB) by Afro-Colombian eco-activist Francia Marquez
This is a new statement of solidarity with Mumia Abu-Jamal, made by Afro-Colombian environmental, human rights, and community activist Francia Márquez filmed by the Colombian organization Equipo Jurídico Pueblos....
Posted: Sun Mar 14, 2021 10:13PM