The event was called “FREEDOM ABOLITION: A Critical Moment in the Fight to Free Mumia Abu‑Jamal.” It can be viewed here.

Johanna Fernandez: Good afternoon, everyone. It is a pleasure to be with you this afternoon, Monday, November 16th, 2020. My name is Johanna Fernandez. …


Can activists who fight against hegemony win against time? Monday’s press conference by the “Free Mumia” folks — where Johanna Fernandez, the Young Lords scholar and the movement’s de-facto leader, announced that another political prisoner -author, Russell “Maroon” Shoatz, has added COVID to his stage-four cancer health challenges — produced…


Great analysis!


This is a flyer I got this afternoon. For more on America's remaining Leftist, radical “political prisoners,” go here.

Todd Steven Burroughs

Public Historian, scholar, journalist, author, comicbook geek.

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