Political Prisoners

Michael “Rattler” Markus Sentenced to 36 Months, Will Self-Surrender in November

Water Protector Legal Collective reports on the sentencing of Water Protector Michael "Rattler" Markus. Bismarck, ND: Michael “Rattler” Markus was sentenced yesterday to a 36 month federal prison term pursuant to a non-cooperating plea agreement,...

Another Call to Support Kris Thompson Legal Fund

Call for support for Kris Thompson. With trial scheduled for the end of the month and depositions beginning soon, Kris Thompson is still in need of money for her legal fund. Kris is the spouse...

Raleigh, NC: Keeping Up the Pressure Against Prison Strike Retaliation

At least four NC prisoners are currently being held in segregation for their role in allegedly organizing participation in the August prison strike. What follows is a recent account of a picket held in...

Rebel Prisoner Birthdays for October

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

Ohio Prosecutor Seeks Execution Date for Kieth LaMar, Lucasville Uprising Survivor

Update on Lucasville Uprising survivor and prisoner, Kieth LaMar. “An execution date should not be scheduled because Mr LaMar’s death sentence is precisely the sort identified by the Joint Task Force to Review the Administration...

From Embers: New Content in September 2018

From Embers is a regular anarchist podcast produced in Kingston, Ontario. Check out their content from September.  We produce a few episodes a month about actions and projects going on in so-called Canada that inspire...

Greg Curry’s Struggle to Exit the Supermax

Lucasville Amnesty reports on Greg Curry's battle to exit Supermax. For an awesome support poster for Curry, go here. Greg Curry was charged with joining the death squad that killed snitches during the first day...

Casey Transferred and Needs Parole Board Letters!

Update on anarchist prisoner Casey Brezik, and ways to support him. Casey was recently transferred to the Farmington Correctional Center in Farmington, Missouri. In November, he will go before the parole board for the...

Final Straw: Interview with Former Political Prisoner Zolo Azania

Final Straw sits down with long term black liberation ex-political prisoner Zolo Azania. Listen and Download HERE This week on The Final Straw radio we are sharing a chat that Bursts had with Zolo Agona...

San Diego, CA: Prison Strike Banners Dropped on Freeway

The following short communique and photo was sent anonymously to It's Going Down. It reads: In San Diego, two banners showed up on the I-5 freeway during the #PrisonStrike. The banner on the side of...