Washington state governor OKs bill banning for-profit jails

By RACHEL LA CORTE April 14, 2021 (APNews.com) OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — One of the country’s largest for-profit, privately run immigration jails would be shut down by 2025 under a bill signed Wednesday by Washington Gov. Jay Inslee. The measure approved by the Washington Legislature bans for-profit detention centers in the state…. Continue reading

URGENT CALL TO ACTION: MUMIA ABU-JAMAL (AM8335) TO UNDERGO HEART SURGERY (from Adrienne Fong)

Youtube live stream link for today’s press conference, starting in 15 minutes. Free Mumia!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kqmN3o8lZ6U Prison Radio will record and archive this broadcast at www.prisonradio.org Attachments areaPreview YouTube video Mumia to Undergo Heart Surgery: Emergency Press ConferenceMumia to Undergo Heart Surgery: Emergency Press Conference  Exploratory Procedures done-arteries blocked further surgery scheduled.  He… Continue reading

Remembrances ~ Articles ~ Actions / Petitions ~ Events for Wed. April 14- Sun. April 18 (from Adrienne Fong)

Remembering with Love and Respect: LaDonna Tamakawastewin Allard, Leader of Standing Rock’s Fight Against the Dakota Access Pipeline, Passes On LaDonna Tamakawastewin Allard, Leader of Standing Rock’s Fight Against the Dakota Access Pipeline, Passes On | Currents (nativenewsonline.net)   R.I.P. ♥ LaDonna Tamakawastewin Allard ♥ Ramsey Clark, human rights fighter – 1927-2021… Continue reading