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Remember the 13th of May

I will not hallucinate, fantasize, speculate about my direction, and ain’t gonna allow you to do so. Unless you are asking me to believe in that which is believable, have faith in that which is faithful, trust in that which is trustworthy. Our religion is non-compromising to the conception of insane speculation! Long live John […]

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Ward Churchill – In a Pigs Eye: Reflections on the Police State (AK Press)

Ward Churchill – In a Pigs Eye: Reflections on the Police State (AK Press)   Christian Parenti Introduction Hello My Relatives The Anniversary Of Pine Ridge A 500-Year War The Richest People In America …..Or Poorest A Nation Of Their Own Investigating The FBI Function Of The Bureau The Birth Of COINTELPRO Some Really Nasty […]

MOB ACTION AGAINST THE STATE

MOB ACTION AGAINST THE STATE (AKA 031)

MOB ACTION AGAINST THE STATE (AKA 031) Lawrence Ferlinghetti- Anarchism, Commodity Culture And Global Capitalism, The Greedy Blues Christian Parenti-Capitalism, Crisis And Managing The Threat Of Poverty Craig O’Hara -Punk, Politics, Policing, The Census & Handguns Cindy Milstein -Freedom, Direct Democracy And The Good Society Barry Pateman -Anarchist Tension #1, Anarchist Tension #2 Harry Britt […]

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Wild Poppies-A poetry jam across prison walls

Wild Poppies*- Marilyn Buck Introduction -Amiri Baraka political poem -Devorah Major They Came for Me -Uchechi Kalu Rescue the Word* -Genny Lim One-Hour Yard Poem*- Dennis Brutus Space* -Akwasi Evans Concrete Cocoon (excerpt from Incommunicado)* -Marilyn Buck Letter #18 -Dennis Brutus Moon Bereft* -Sara Menefee Dream Fragments* -Marilyn Buck Acrobatic* -Fanny Howe After the Wave* […]

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Negro Folklore from Texas State Prisons-Elektra (EKS-7296) 1965

Negro Folklore from Texas State Prisons Elektra (EKS-7296) 1965 Work Songs, Blues, Spirituals, Preaching, Toasts Johnny Jackson (lead) – Raise ‘Em Up Higher (worksong) Marshall Phillips – Don’t Look So Downhearted Buddy (toast) Joseph “Chinaman” Johnson (leader) – Move Along ‘Gator (worksong) Joseph “Chinaman” Johnson – Three Moore Brothers (Cante-fable) Johnnie H. Robinson (first lead,) Eddie […]

Alan  Lomax-Negro Prison Blues & Songs

Negro Prison Songs (Tradition TLP 1020 LP 1957)

Negro Prison Songs (Tradition TLP 1020 LP 1957) Recorded by Alan Lomax at the Mississippi State Penitentiary-1957 The Murderer’s Home No More, My Lord Old Alabama Black Woman Jumpin’ Judy Whoa Buck Prettiest Train Old Dollar Mamie It Makes a Long Time Man Feel Bad Rosie Levee Camp Holler What Makes a Work Song Leader? Early in the […]

Prison Worksongs

Prison Worksongs 1959 (Louisiana Folklore Society LFS A-5)

Prison Worksongs 1959 (Louisiana Folklore Society LFS A-5) Big Louisiana, Reverend Rogers, Roosevelt Charles – Berta Guitar Welch, Hogman Maxey, Andy Mosely – Take This Hammer Reverend Rogers, Big Louisiana, Jose Smith – Stewball Odea Matthews – Five Long Years For One Man Guitar Welch, Hogman Maxey, Andy Mosely – Alberta Let Your Bang Grow […]