Political Prisoners

Free the NATO 3: Jay Chase in Segregation and in Need of Books

Jay Chase is currently in segregation and is in need of some books. He recently moved from Pontiac to Dixon prison and has been in segregation for a bit. Please send him a few...

Jan 11th: Freedom for Political Prisoners Night in Baltimore!

Join us at Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse as we launch the 2018 Certain Days: Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar! Former political prisoner and Real News Network producer and host Eddie Conway and former ELF...

Evansville, IN: Group Amplifies Voices of Prisoners

On Thursday, December 21, Evansville Letters to Prisoners (ELTP) hosted an event at Central Library where attendees read about common pathways to prison, explored and took home zines and other prisoner support materials, dropped...

Support Independent Revolutionary Media – Help Keep the Bay View in Print

The San Francisco Bay View newspaper is a long standing radical, prison abolitionist, and black liberationist community institution that comes out monthly. The Bay View has long supported and encouraged grassroots revolutionary media, and...

Bloc Party: Prisoner Updates and Beyond

Bloc party here to give you several repression and political prisoner updates. Just a reminder, as New Year's Eve gets closer, there is a call for noise demos across the US and the world....

Mexico: Letter from Anarchist Prisoner Luis Fernando Sotelo on His Resentencing

Editor's note: Luis Fernando Sotelo was arrested in Mexico City in November 2014 after a protest for the disappeared students of Ayotzinapa. During the demonstration, a Metrobús station and a Metrobús (a rapid transit...

Update on NATO 3 Appeal Hearing

Yesterday, the NATO3 were back in court to appeal their convictions following their arrests in May 2012. While the NATO3 and their legal team beat the more serious terrorism charges in their original trial,...

Wabash Valley Hunger Strike: A Battle Won, The Struggle Continues

IDOC Watch has been informed that after persistent pressure from numerous supporters, the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility has relented to the demands of political prisoner Shaka Shakur. Last month, Shakur began refusing meals after being...

International Call For New Year’s Eve Noise Demonstrations

This is a call for a raucous night of strong solidarity with those imprisoned by the state on one of the noisiest nights of the year. On New Year’s Eve gather your crew, collective,...

Banner Drop & Call-In for #DefendDurham Defendants

Some friends and ne'er-do-wells dropped a banner over Highway 147 during rush hour on Friday in Durham, NC, as a small gesture of solidarity with folks facing charges for tearing down a downtown Confederate...