Black/New Afrikan Liberation

Abdul Majid

Abdul Majid

  Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 In 1968, Abdul Majid joined the Black Panther Party, having been previously active with the Grass Roots Advisory Council. Abdul was involved in many of the community-based projects of...
Abdul Maumin Khabir

Abdul Maumin Khabir

  Last modified: Jan 01, 2016 Maumin was accused by the U.S. government of being an El Rukn general and "terrorist," and was sentenced to life in prison under RICO laws.  Originally designed to allegedly combat organized ...
Albert Woodfox

Albert Woodfox

Albert Woodfox is part of the Angola 3 , three Black Panthers, put in solitary confinement for decades in Angola Prison, Louisiana after being framed for the death of a prison guard. Robert Hillary King has been released. Herman Wallace was rel...
Ed Poindexter

Ed Poindexter

Last modified: Aug 26, 2015 Ed is one of the Nebraska 2 who were charged and convicted of the murder of Omaha Police Officer Larry Minard. Minard died when a suitcase containing dynamite exploded in a North Omaha home...
Edward Pinkney, Rev.

Edward Pinkney, Rev.

Last modified: Oct 30, 2015 On December 15 2014, Rev. Edward Pinkney, a leader in the struggle for social and economic justice for the residents of Benton Harbor, Michigan, was sentenced to serve 3 to 10 years in prison,...
Fred “Muhammad” Burton

Fred “Muhammad” Burton

  Last modified: Oct 22, 2015 Fred Burton is one of the Philly 5 a group of men accused of an alleged attack on a police station that left one officer killed. He was sentenced to a life term for murder. Burton has...
Herman Bell

Herman Bell

Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 Herman Bell is a former Black Panther framed for the murder of a police officer in New York and is serving 25 years to life in prison. Personal Background Herman Bell was born in Mississippi...
Jalil Muntaqim

Jalil Muntaqim

Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 Jalil Muntaqim became affiliated with the Black Panther Party at age 18. Less than 2 months before his 20th birthday he was captured with Albert Nuh Washington in a midnight shootout with...
Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin (H. Rap Brown)

Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin (H. Rap Brown)

Last modified: Oct 22, 2015 Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin, formerly  H. Rap Brown, was a black liberation leader serving as the chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and late the Justice Minister of the Black ...
Joseph “Joe-Joe” Bowen

Joseph “Joe-Joe” Bowen

Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 “Joe-Joe” Bowen is a Black Liberation Army (BLA) Prisoner of War, serving two life sentences for the assassination of a prison warden and deputy warden, as well as an attempted prison break whi...
Kamau Sadiki (Freddie Hilton)

Kamau Sadiki (Freddie Hilton)

Last modified: Aug 25, 2015 Kamau Sadiki is a former member of the Black Panther Party and was convicted of a 30-year old murder case of a Fulton County Police Officer found shot to death in his car outside a service station. Personal ...
Kevin “Rashid” Johnson

Kevin “Rashid” Johnson

In 1990, Kevin “Rashid” Johnson was a drug dealer, an ambitious member of amerika’s Black lumpen proletariat, or underclass. Like so many, as a young adult he was arrested and received a lengthy prison sentence. He has been incarcerated ever since – for...
Kojo Bomani Sababu (Grailing Brown)

Kojo Bomani Sababu (Grailing Brown)

Last modified: Aug 25, 2015 Kojo Bomani Sababu is a New Afrikan Prisoner of War.  He is currently serving a 55 year sentence for actions with the Black Liberation Army and attempted escape from prison with Puerto Rican ...
Maliki Shakur Latine

Maliki Shakur Latine

Last modified: Oct 25, 2015 Maliki Shakur Latine is a person who has consistently acted, studied, and worked for the betterment of his community. He is a very peaceful and deeply spiritual person who spends his time helping...
Mumia Abu-Jamal

Mumia Abu-Jamal

Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 Mumia is an award winning journalist and was one of the founders of the Black Panther Party chapter in Philadelphia, PA. He has struggled for justice and human rights for people of color since...
Richard Mafundi Lake

Richard Mafundi Lake

Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 Richard Mafundi Lake was a long-time organizer against racist police brutality in Alabama. He was sentenced in 1983 under Alabama’s Habitual Offender Act to life in prison. Richard has bee...
Robert Seth Hayes

Robert Seth Hayes

Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 Seth Hayes is a member of the Black Panther Party and the Black Liberation Army, he was framed and convicted of murdering a NYC police officer in 1973. He was charged with seven counts of ...
Romaine “Chip” Fitzgerald

Romaine “Chip” Fitzgerald

Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 Romaine “Chip” Fitzgerald , born and raised in Compton, California, joined the Southern California Chapter of the Black Panther Party in early 1969 as a teenager who had just been released fro...
Ronald Reed

Ronald Reed

Last modified: Oct 22, 2015 Ronald Reed is a former 60s civil rights activist. In 1969, Reed was also among the students at St. Paul Central High School who demanded black history courses and organized actions against racist...
Ruchell "Cinque" Magee

Ruchell "Cinque" Magee

  Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 Personal Background Ruchell is the longest held political prisoner in the U.S., having been locked up since 1963. Politicized in prison, he later participated in the Marin County Courthouse...
Russell Maroon Shoatz

Russell Maroon Shoatz

Last modified: Oct 22, 2015 Russell Maroon Shoatz is a dedicated community activist, founding member of the Black Unity Council, former member of the Black Panther Party and soldier in the Black Liberation Army....
Sundiata Acoli (Clark Squire)

Sundiata Acoli (Clark Squire)

Last modified: Aug 29, 2015 Sundiata Acoli is a New Afrikan political prisoner of war.  A tireless worker for black liberation, Sundiata was a prominent member of the Harlem chapter of the Black Panther Party.  Continally t...
Veronza Bowers

Veronza Bowers

Last modified: Aug 31, 2015 Personal Background Veronza Bowers Jr. is a former Black Panther Party member framed for the murder of a U.S. Park Ranger.  He is being illegally held past his 30 year sentence, making him ...
Wopashitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa

Wopashitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa

Wopashitwe Mondo Eyen we Langa (formerly known as David Rice) has been a political prisoner in the Nebraska State Penitentiary since 1970, when he and fellow Black Panther Ed Poindexter were convicted for the bombing murder of Omaha policeman Larry...
Zolo Azania

Zolo Azania

Last modified: Nov 17, 2015 Personal Background Zolo Azania is a former Black Panther convicted of a 1981 bank robbery that left a Gary, Indiana cop dead. He was arrested miles away from the incident as he was walking,...

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