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Chelsea Manning will finally get a chance to be herself without having to conform to the rigid guidelines or expectations of the United States Army. The post Chelsea Manning Will Be Released Next Week And Finally Get A First Chance At Life appeared first on Shadowproof.
Brian and Kim speak with Akeem Browder, founder of the campaign to Shut Down Rikers Island and the Kalief Browder Foundation. The post Beyond Prisons – Episode 5: Shut Down Rikers Island Feat. Akeem Browder appeared first on Shadowproof.
The Angola 3 spent more time in solitary confinement than any other incarcerated people in the U.S., and a documentary telling their story will soon be released. The post ‘Cruel And Unusual’ Director: The Story Of The ‘Angola 3’ Is Triumph Of Human Spirit appeared first on Shadowproof.
Gareth Porter explains how the Deep State sells out the American counterterrorism interests and fuels the rise of extremist groups like al Qaeda. The post Around The Empire – Episode 19: Deep State Sells Out American Counterterrorism Interests Feat. Gareth Porter appeared first on Shadowproof.
Singer-songwriter David Rovics has written songs and produced several albums in the past twenty years. He is an impressively prolific independent artist constantly churning out protest songs inspired by current events. On May 1, Rovics released Punk Baroque, which consists of songs from 2016. Show More Summary
Hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola welcomed Max Blumenthal, journalist, senior editor of AlterNet’s Grayzone Project, and author of The 51 Day War: Ruin and Resistance in Gaza. Blumenthal has appeared on the show before, but thisShow More Summary
In this candid and personal interview, activist Five Mualimm-ak discusses his life, reintegration, and why he's fighting to abolish prisons by any means necessary. The post Beyond Prisons — Episode 4: Abolition By Any Means Necessary feat. Five Mualimm-ak appeared first on Shadowproof.
Georgia immigrant detention centers frequently put asylum seekers and other migrants into solitary confinement as punishment for going on hunger strike. The post Immigrants In Georgia Detention Centers Put In Solitary For Hunger Strikes, Demanding Medical Treatment appeared first on Shadowproof.
The Pennsylvania DOC rejected multiple issues of Workers World because of passages advocating for labor strikes and solidarity among oppressed people. The post Pennsylvania Prison Officials Censored Workers World Publication For May Day Coverage appeared first on Shadowproof.
A top adviser for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Ilnur Cevik, warned on May 3 that United States troops and equipment risk being destroyed due to their proximity to Kurdish forces in Northern Syria. Turkey claims those fighters are aligned with the Kurdish militant group the Kurdish Workers’ Party (PKK), The post U.S. Show More Summary
Attempts to convince states to adopt single-payer healthcare face significant hurdles that are both legal and financial. The post Road To Single-Payer: Overcoming Hurdles At The State Level appeared first on Shadowproof.
The family of a Chicago resident with a traumatic brain injury and paralysis has sued ICE and the city of Chicago after he was detained on March 27. The post Family Of Man Suffering From Traumatic Brain Injury Sues ICE After Violent Raid appeared first on Shadowproof.
On this week’s “Unauthorized Disclosure” podcast episode, hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola discuss UC Berkeley and Ann Coulter, immigrant prosecutions, President Donald Trump’s busy day on April 26, and one of the most recent ominous reports about the Arctic ice melting. Show More Summary
Bureau Of Prisons covers for officer after he bullies CIA whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling then puts him in solitary confinement. The post Imprisoned CIA Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling Put In Solitary After Officer Threatened Him appeared first on Shadowproof.
President Trump essentially threatened to launch a pre-emptive attack on North Korea if intelligence shows they could hit the U.S. with a nuclear missile. The post Who Benefits From Increased Tensions In North Korea? appeared first on Shadowproof.
A report from the United Nations indicates there is no accountability for torture by Afghan forces and the number of incidents of torture remains steady. The post Afghan Forces Hang Detainees On Doors And Windows For Long Periods, Torture Them Into Confessions appeared first on Shadowproof.
Kim and Brian discuss Angela Davis' book, "Are Prisons Obsolete?"—an excellent handbook on prison abolition and the prison industrial complex. The post Beyond Prisons – Episode 3: Are Prisons Obsolete? (YES!) appeared first on Shadowproof.
In political case, Rasmea Odeh pled guilty in court on April 26. CNN covered the plea by peddling right-wing propaganda about her past. The post CNN Overlooks Torture By Israeli Forces To Smear Women’s Rights Advocate Facing Deportation appeared first on Shadowproof.
The United States is a settler colony with few connections to the land both historically and culturally. President Donald Trump is a Frankenstein creation of a settler colonial society. His administration is what a country gets for slaughtering...Show More Summary
The Chicago Community Bond Fund helps people get out of jail who can’t afford bail, using their stories to push to end cash bond in Illinois. The post Chicago Community Bond Fund Saves Poor, Working Class Residents From Horror Of Cook County Jail appeared first on Shadowproof.