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When Good People Do Nothing, Tyranny Reigns

Dontie Mitchell

When good people do nothing, tyranny reigns. Let us analyze why people are looting and rioting in the wake of George Floyd’s death. It’s because people lose respect for law when the very people responsible… Full Transcript

December in Chicago

Mumia Abu-Jamal

“December in Chicago.” It was an early morning in December, 1969. When a joint FBI-Chicago Police crew raided an apartment building ostensibly for weapons charges. In fact, they came to kill Fred Hampton, Chairman of… Full Transcript

When The Oppressed Support The Oppressed

Mumia Abu-Jamal

“When the oppressed support the oppressed.” In recent weeks, prominent black leaders have been labeled quite unjustly with a tag of anti-Semitism. The best known is perhaps the iconic radical figure Dr. Angela Yvonne Davis… Full Transcript

Linking Movements

Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall

“Linking Movements and Daring to Be Free” by Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall. What does the Black Lives Matter, immigration movement, J20 protesters, Poor People’s Campaign, and Occupy movement have in common? Their commonality is that the… Full Transcript

Is Administration of Justice Fair in America?

Charles Karim Diggs

My name is Charles Karim Diggs, and I’m at Graterford state prison. What we call it now- it’s a new jail we have called Phoenix. They just completed it, and we will have been transferred… Full Transcript

American Jewish Lobbies’ Chickens Come Home to Roost

Kerry “Shakaboona” Marshall

“American Jewish lobbies’ chickens come home to roost,” by Shakaboona. During the presidential election campaign of 2016, Donald Trump often rhetorically asked African-Americans what do you have to lose in casting a vote for him.… Full Transcript

Law & Liberation

Mumia Abu-Jamal

“Law and Liberation.” From the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement now comes the rise of Law for Black Lives, a collective of lawyers, law students, jailhouse lawyers, and other legal workers in support… Full Transcript

DN Interview Amy Goodman

Make America White Again

Mumia Abu-Jamal

The 2016 Republican National Convention, under the ponderous pressure of Donald Trump, was, in many ways, an escape back in time – to the 1950s, and ‘60s – an era when Barry Goldwater, Richard Nixon,… Full Transcript