November 5, 2020 Nube and Malik speak with Kwame Teague, imprisoned best-selling author of the street classic Dutch Trilogy and Humanist; also Lisa Tiny Gray-Garcia of POOR Magazine; Mwalimu Shakur on prisoner organizing around Covid-19 in San Quentin and Corcoran.
October 29, 2020 Nube speaks with Lisa Strawn, free after 25 years, and dynamic; also Jay Rene of Hip Hop Humanism.
October 22, 2020 Nube and Malik speak with Tasha Williams about the ongoing retaliation against her husband Talib, and we launch the phone zap to support against it; Nube speaks with Makini Iyapo about the decades-long struggle to release the elders, and shares her thoughts on the LCV social media campaign to Liberate Our Caged Elders, of which her husband is the first focus.
October 15, 2020 Speaking with Kwame Shakur of the New Afrikan Liberation Committee; reading an article by inside organization PHERM on Prop 20; Prison Focus Mailbox;
October 8, 2020 Conversation with Premier Abolitionist Max Parthas, we also hear from Ifoma on surviving covid behind the walls; Prison Focus Mailbox
October 1, 2020 This week we look at forced sterilization of women prisoners; revisit the Agreement to End Hostilities; hear excerpts from booklet The Evil Dehumanizing Practice within the Short Corridor Torture Chamber by Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa & Mutope Duguma; listen to Mwalimu Shakur resisting guard harassment; and the Prison Focus Mailbox.
September 24, 2020 This week we hear info about the Racial Justice Act, a bit of schooling from Mwalimu Shakur, uplift from Malik Washington (Assistant Editor of the S.F. Bayview) and Kevin ‘Rashid’ Johnson (revolutionary, author and activist). Alert on forced sterilization in women’s prisons. PF Mailbox.
September 17, 2020 Final part of the conversation with Paul Redd, political prisoner placed in solitary confinement for his work organizing hunger strikes and speaking out about CDCr human right's violations. Prison Focus Mailbox