Political Prisoners

Global Day of Solidarity with Kevan Thakrar & Against Solitary Confinement

A call from the Incarcerated Workers' Organizing Committee in Wales, Scotland and England for a global day of action against solitary confinement. When: Wednesday 13th March 2019Where: Everywhere!What: We are calling for people to organize...

Mexico: Three of the Six Indigenous Political Prisoners of San Pedro Tlanixco are Free

Communiqué From the Movement for the Freedom of the Defenders of Water and Life of San Pedro Tlanixco Three compañerxs are already free and with us.To the Zapatista Army of National LiberationTo the National Indigenous...

NC Prison Rebel Finds Glass in Food After Hunger Strike

The following is a report out of Polk CI from Joseph “Shine White” Stewart, who has continued to face retaliation since calling for NC prisoners to participate in the national prison strike which occurred...

Vaughn 17 Defendant Speaks!: Jarreau Ayers Gives Breakdown on State’s Attempt to Railroad Defendants

One of the Vaughn 17 speaks about the State's attempt to hide evidence and railroad prisoners throughout the current trial. Produced by the Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement (RAM).  Jarreau Ayers of the #Vaughn17 gives a breakdown...

Update on Eric King and How to Flood the Mailroom in Support

Update on ongoing repression of long term anarchist prisoner Eric King and how to support him. We received an update regarding his disciplinary hearing. We think it is important to share Eric’s words rather...

Second Vaughn 17 Trial, Week 4: The Defense’s Case

A report on the fourth week of the ongoing Vaughn 17 trial, now on its second trial block. To learn more about the Vaughn 17, go here. The fourth week of this incredibly long and...

45 #NoDAPL Cases Dismissed; Warrants Quashed Upon Review Ordered by Judiciary

North Dakota prosecutors abandon dozens of cases due to no “good faith belief that the underlying charges can be proven."On December 7, 2018, Water Protector Legal Collective received an early winter solstice gift that...

Mexico: For the Freedom of Miguel Peralta

Below we publish three statements in relation to the case of anarchist political prisoner Miguel Peralta Betanzos: one from his friends and family, one from Miguel himself, and one from his lawyers. We Don't Beg...

After Two Months, Kevin “Rashid” Johnson is Still Being Denied Access to His Property

Kevin “Rashid” Johnson has not had proper access to his property — including his legal property — for over two months. This includes documents he needs for upcoming court cases, as well as contact...

Rebel Prisoner Birthdays for February

Inspired by the spirit of the Political Prisoners Birthday crew, here’s a short listing of some rebel prisoners who have upcoming birthdays in February. For an an introduction on how to write to prisoners...