Mumia Abu Jamal on the 40th anniversary of the Black Panther Party, Prisoners Voting rights in US, Australia & Canada, Prison News.
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Mumia Abu-Jamal Interview on the 40th anniversary of the Black Panther Party. Interviewed by JR from the Block Report Radio. Direct link to audio:
[15:58 - 19:30]
Update on the case of Mumia Abu Jamal.
Commentary by Mumia Abu Jamal on Oaxaca:
Prison News Lineup:
-Canada's justice minister announces that police will now have a say in choosing federal judges
-Justice committee critical of bill to toughen gun laws in light of evidence that shows gun crime is decreasing
-Public forum at Abbotsford's Fraser Valley Prison explores crime and the media.
-A new book explains how the federal government kept a list of political activists who would be rounded up and sent to prison camps in the case of a national emergency.
A report from Free Speech Radio News about a recent hunger strike on Texas Death Row.
Feature on Prisoners and Voting Rights in Australia, Canada and the US. Includes an audio selection from a report from the Wire in Australia:
Show includes intro/extra, show & station IDs, music and announcements.
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Mumia Abu Jamal, Prisoners' Voting Rights, Prison News