Asar Akili Kamau Heru - Lee Correctional Institution, South Carolina Department of Corrections
Asar Akili Kamau Heru known to comrades as Akili was born in Queens ,NY. He moved down south when his family migrated to Columbia in 1989. Incarcerated since1997, Akili has become a conscious politicized prisoner continually seeking to transform the criminal mentality into a revolutionary mentality. Akili has a wife and family who supports him in his transformation, quest for knowledge, and struggle for liberation.