Who is Mumia?
Mumia Abu-Jamal has been writing since age 15, first as Minister of Information for the Philadelphia Black Panthers (1969-1971), then for numerous Philadelphia radio and print venues, including National Public Radio. Mumia is an internationally-recognized award-winning journalist known as, “the voice of the voiceless” for his many years spent writing about issues relating to racism in Philadelphia, the murder of local MOVE organization people, people in prison, and more.
Who Is Mumia Abu-Jamal?
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In her novel Their Eyes Were Watching God, Zora Neale Hurston wrote, “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” With continued pressure from below, 2022 will be the year that forces the Philadelphia DA’s Office…
Online panel on Thurs., December 9, 2021, 7 – 9 pm. Panelists include Journalist & Temple University Professor Linn Washington, Warrior Woman Mama Pam, Mumia’s grandson Jamal Hart, recently released Black Panther Party political prisoner Jalil…
Join us live in Philadelphia on Sat., December 11, 2021, from 1 – 3 pm. On the south side of City Hall at the Octavius V. Catto Memorial; you can’t miss the Giant Mumia Puppet! Please…
Sun., November 21, 2021, 3:00 pm, EST, Zoom. Produced by Ngoma Wordz featuring Ngoma Hill and Invited Guests. RSVP at tinyurl.com/MamaPamturns75. Celebrate our beloved coordinator of the Free Mumia Movement! Happy Earthday, Mama Pam Africa!
October 27, 2021, By Kristen Johanson, KYW Newsradio. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Superior Court has quashed Mumia Abu-Jamal’s latest effort for an overturned conviction and new trial — nearly 40 years after he was…
Sat., October 16, 2021, 3 – 6 pm ET, YouTube Live at https://bit.ly/2YfOj0a. Speakers include Pam Africa, Mumia Abu-Jamal, Marc Lamont Hill, Esperanza Martell, Dr. Brandy Lee, Gabriel Bryant, Robyn Spencer, Survivor Testimonies, Johanna Fernandez, M.C.…
We love Philadelphia and agonize how many of our Native Sons (Black men) are framed up by ambitious District Attorneys, racist police, and compromised judges. The newest Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office’s Conviction Review Unit (CRU) and its detailed review of suspicious cases has, so far, exonerated 22 innocent men. All Black. All framed for murder. Read their stories.
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