“Commentaries” archives

Apr 10 2015

Supporters of Mumia Abu Jamal Call for Solidarity in Light of Medical Neglect and Attacks on First Amendment Rights

GUEST: Noelle Hanrahan, Director of Prison Radio, who records Abu Jamal’s commentaries and distributes them to shows like this one.

The man behind the commentaries that we air often on Uprising – Mumia Abu Jamal – is in dire straits. Abu Jamal, an award winning journalist and political prisoner, was hospitalized in late March when his blood sugar dangerously spiked. His family complained that Pennsylvania prison authorities did not inform them …

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Mar 12 2015

Mumia Abu Jamal: Selma

Political Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary on the 50th anniversary of the Selma marches.

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Mar 04 2015

Mumia Abu Jamal: Feeding on Fear

Political Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary called ‘Feeding on Fear.’

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Mar 02 2015

Mumia Abu Jamal: Obama & Black History Month 2015

Political Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary called ‘Obama & Black History Month 2015,’ about how four years ago, around the same time as the Egyptian revolution took place, Yemen had its own Arab Spring moment, toppling long-time president Ali Abdullah Saleh.

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Jan 27 2015

Mumia Abu Jamal: Yemen Resignations of State

Political Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary called Yemen Resignations of State, about how four years ago, around the same time as the Egyptian revolution took place, Yemen had its own Arab Spring moment, toppling long-time president Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Visit www.prisonradio.org to listen to all of Abu Jamal’s commentaries.

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Jan 02 2015

Mumia Abu Jamal: Demonstrating Respect

Political Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary called Operation Restore Trust, about the on-going state of police brutality in the US in light of the non-indictments of Darren Wilson and Daniel Pantaleo.

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Dec 04 2014

Mumia Abu Jamal: Operation Restore Trust?

Political Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary called Operation Restore Trust, about the on-going state of police brutality in the US in light of the non-indictments of Darren Wilson and Daniel Pantaleo.

Visit www.prisonradio.org to listen to all of Abu Jamal’s commentaries.

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Nov 04 2014

Mumia Abu Jamal: Who Wins and Who Loses?

mumiaPolitical Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary about the midterm elections on November 4th, 2014.

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Aug 18 2014

Mumia Abu Jamal: Rage in Ferguson

mumiaPolitical Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary about the response to Michael Brown’s killing in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Jul 15 2014

Mumia Abu Jamal: When Children Are the Enemy

mumiaPolitical Prisoner and award winning journalist Mumia Abu Jamal filed this commentary about Central American child migration.

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