Dr. Mutulu Shakur is a doctor of acupuncture and was a co-founder and director of two institutions devoted to improving health care in the Black community.
Sekou has already spent thirty+ years of his life behind bars on trumped up charges of murdering two white men in Alabama in 1975.
Seth first came up for parole in 1998, but prison officials are punishing him for having been a member of the BPP, and of having remained true to his ideals after 35+ years behind bars.
ROMAINE-CHIP-FITZGERALD', 'Romaine "Chip" Fitzgerald is one of the U.S. longest-held political prisoners, 42 years in a prison hellhole.
Marshall "Eddie" Conway has been incarcerated since April 1970. He has now spent four decades in Maryland's prison system.
All three members of the New York Three were specifically named in COINTELPRO documents as members of the black liberation movement who had to be "neutralized".
Mumia Abu-Jamal is the "Voice of the Voiceless", a journalist, author, and revolutionary African man with an undying love for truth, justice and the people.
“The treatment to which Albert Woodfox and Herman Wallace have been subjected for the past four decades is cruel and inhumane and a violation of the US’s obligations under international law."
Veronza Bowers Jr. is a former member of the Black Panther Party incarcerated in federal prison for over 37 years making him one of the longest-held political prisoners in U.S. history.
Sundiata Acoli, a New Afrikan political prisoner of war, mathematician, and computer analyst, was born January 14, 1937, in Decatur, Texas.
Since 1981, for more than 25 years, he has been imprisoned by the state of Indiana. He is recognized by the Jericho Movement and others as a political prisoner. Zolo did not receive a fair trial and has always maintained his total innocence of any involvement in the crime for which he is imprisoned.