Revolutionary Greetings Comrades! Today is August 26th, 2018. I'm holding on, not sure if my pleas for help are making their way out. Things keep on getting progressively worse here.
August 21, 2018
To who it may concern,
Statement regarding the ongoing Nationwide Prison Strike
issued August 22, 2018, Day 2 of the strike.
Issued by the Prison Strike Media Team
official outside media representative of Jailhouse Lawyers Speak
Comrade Malik exposes nationwide political repression program
by Keith 'Malik' Washington, Deputy Chairman, New Afrikan Black Panther Party (Prison Chapter)
This is a statement released to the press by prisoners who have launched a protest at Burnside jail in Nova Scotia, Canada.
"Any kind of act that's designed to delay or deprive you and me, right now, of getting full rights, that's the government that's responsible.
Over the last several days, Jailhouse Lawyers Speak (JLS) has had numerous conversations. The JLS mailbox has been packed with correspondence from prisoners around the nation. As prisoners, it's clear we are all on the same page. So are the prisoncrats overseeing the prison-industrial slave complex.
On July 18, the first prison guard in Minnesota's history was killed, on top of recent violence in Oak Park Heights and Stillwater prisons. Yet all the DOC does is ask for more money on top of their 1.2 billion dollar budget. We need a new approach to change in Minnesota’s prisons. Stop putting money into a violent institution that is not correcting anyone. Free our people, and reinvest savings into reentry and rehabilitation.