- Ed Poindexter finally filed his application for commutation of sentence on August 17.At the August Pardons Board meeting, Dr. Topolski, a new supporter, asked the governor to expedite Ed's application because of the risk of covid19.
For months, public health experts, faith leaders, Congress members, and hundreds of others have warned NYS officials that the prisons are potential death traps in the COVID-19 pandemic. Recognizing this, a New York State judge on April 27th ordered Jalil’s temporary release from Sullivan Correctional Facility in Fallsburg, NY, based on his extreme vulnerability to the virus.
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Sundiata Acoli, 83, from 47 Years in Prison
by Florence Morgan
Dear Friends and Supporters of Sundiata Acoli:
Abdul Jabbar Caliph new book, "Organizing and Rebuilding the African Working Class through Pan-Africanism and Socialism" published
In Respect and Honor of George Floyd and Condolences to His Family
The National Jericho Movement and all its Chapters, Affiliates and Members stand united in sending its sincere condolences and prayers to the family of George Floyd.
Respected Elder Jalil Muntaqim Hospitalized with COVID-19
We are posting some links here so people can keep informed as to what is happening with COVID-19 in state and federal prisons:
UCLA Covid-19 Behind Bars Data Project:
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When a PA Department of Corrections official falsely claimed Mumia Abu-Jamal was being hospitalized with COVID-19 at 5pm on April 15, the news was shared worldwide in minutes. Supporters around the world, who have been misled by DOC statements in the past, immediately called the institution and demanded confirmation from Mumia himself.