Asar Akili Kamau Heru - Lee Correctional Institution, South Carolina Department of Corrections
Lee Correctional Institution; 990 Wisacky Highway; Bishopville; SC; 29010
Known to comrades as Akili, he 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.