Political Prisoners

Baltimore, MD: Certain Days Calendar Launch & Political Prisoner Letter Writing Party

Come to Baltimore for the official launch of the Certain Days calendar! Join us for our annual holiday card writing event plus the Certain Days 2019 Calendar launch party! We’ll be sending dozens of holiday...

Revuelta Comunitaria: The Politics Behind Amnesty for Political Prisoners in Mexico

There has been much talk from the new political administration in Mexico, including the new president Andrés Manuel López Obrador, regarding a federal amnesty law for political prisoners. The proposed amnesty law is part...

Solidarity With Our Comrades in Hamilton: To Stop Gentrification, Destroy Capitalism

An anarchist analysis of the struggle against gentrification as well a statement of solidarity from the US to anarchists in so-called Canada facing jail time in the wake of the Locke Street Riot. On November...

Anarchist Prisoner Sean Swain Sexually Assaulted by Correctional Officer

What follows is an urgent letter from long-term anarchist prisoner Sean Swain. A quick update, as things are hectic. I came off of a 29-day hunger strike and got nothing. The fact  is that the...

From Embers: New Content in November 2018

From Embers is a regular anarchist podcast produced in Kingston, Ontario. We produce a few episodes a month about actions and projects going on in so-called Canada that inspire us, or about topics that...

Jeremy In Solitary Confinement and Facing Possible Transfer: What We Know

After a week of anxious waiting and worrying, we now have and can share details about Jeremy’s current situation. Jeremy is currently in solitary confinement and is at risk of being transferred to a...

Clemency Campaign for the ‘Virgin Island 3’

The campaign to free the Virgin Island 3 is kicking into high gear. We support this campaign information shared by The Jericho Movement. Malik, Hanif and Abdul have been imprisoned for 46 years and...

Rebel Prisoner Birthdays for December

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

Columbus, OH: Rally to End ODRC #PrisonStrike Retaliation

Action report from abolitionist and anarchist groups coming together to push back against repression following the National Prison Strike in Ohio. On Friday November 16th, activists from across Ohio and Pennsylvania collaborated for an action...

Mexico: Prisoner in Struggle, Alejandro Díaz Santis, Has Been Arbitrarily Transferred

This note speaks to the recent transfer of Indigenous prisoner in struggle, Alejandro Díaz Santis. Alejandro is part of the imprisoned organizing group, “Los Solidarios de la Voz del Amate,” and has been transferred...