Prison Radio
  • 63 years old
  • 38 years of incarceration
  • Currently at San Quentin
  • Sentenced to death

Table of Contents

  1. Commentaries
  2. Contact Info
  3. Biography
  4. Resources
  5. Gallery


Kevin Cooper has published 23 commentaries. Latest commentaries:
Title Duration Date
Everything That Is Wrong With America 01:37 10/25/18
Why? A Few Unasked Questions 04:01 07/17/15
Who I Am and What I Hate 02:07 02/28/15
I Must Repeat These Six Words 01:09 02/28/15
Real Justice For Rodney Reed 02:55 02/28/15
What He Said, and What He Didn’t Say 01:34 09/27/14
The Hurricane 02:30 09/27/14
We Who Are Oppressed 01:17 03/29/14
Fighting the Oppressor 04:49 03/29/14
Moratorium 03:32 02/18/14
Everyday People 03:09 01/07/14
Color Blindness 03:19 01/07/14
To Protest is a Right 02:29 09/06/13
The Junkie 01:49 06/17/13
The Truth 02:43 06/17/13
Justice 00:25 06/03/13
Scapegoat 01:16 05/28/13
Forgiveness 01:31 05/28/13
Just a Thought From Me to You 01:13 03/14/13
Blind Justice 01:28 03/11/13
It Just Ain’t Right 02:57 03/11/13
Political Disenfranchisement 02:47 09/01/12
Hope 01:11 08/13/12

Contact Info

Kevin Cooper, C65304

San Quentin State Prison

San Quentin, CA 94974

Incarcerated folks at San Quentin may be visited by contacting between Saturday 8 a.m. PST and Monday 8 a.m. PST to request permission for an in-person visit. Such visits will require proof of a negative COVID-19 test to be allowed. If requests are made outside of the aforementioned time window, then requests will be rolled over to the time window to be processed in the next week.


Kevin Cooper is currently located at San Quentin. He is an outspoken advocate against the racism inherent to the criminal legal system, and he insists on his innocence despite attempts by the state of California to execute him.


Title Date

Opinion: A death row inmate has been waiting 18 months for DNA test results that could prove his innocence

Is an Innocent Man Still Languishing on Death Row?

Kevin Cooper: Nearly a dozen judges find case suspicious

The Murder of Kevin Cooper


Kevin Cooper: Surviving Death Row and COVID-19 in San Quentin

Exclusive Interview with Kevin Cooper: 35 Years on Death Row & Innocent