Friday, Feb. 12, 2016 – Monday, Feb. 15, 2016
What began as a confrontation between prisoners from different regions of Alabama – namely, B’ham and Montgomery, with B’ham being the largest – escalated into two short riots against the pigs. After the prisoners squashed the beef among themselves without any violence, two pigs ran into C-dorm, which houses 114 prisoners and was informed that there was no problem and everything was under control.
Continue reading It Ain’t Over Yet
I was originally scheduled for a parole consideration hearing in December 2015, but for unknown reasons my parole hearing date has been rescheduled for February 23, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. in a public hearing at 301 S. Ripley St., Montgomery, AL 36130.
Continue reading Parole update
First off some words from Sean Swain on morality. Spoiler alert: it may not exist!!
Continue reading The Final Straw interview with Michael
To answer the call for Black December a banner was hung that read “ACAB – All Cops Are Bastards.” Here in the Minneapolis, anger against the police is at a high that has not been seen in a number of years. Rebellion, which the state has tried to suffocate for so long, sprung forth in a volley of rocks and molotov cocktails. This outburst, however brief, carries on in our hearts and our actions. We refuse to let our lives return to normal so easily.
Continue reading Minneapolis, USA: Banner For Black December
Nota de Contra Info: Michael Kimble es un negro, homosexual y anarquista que lleva 29 años tras las rejas, condenado a prisión de por vida por haber matado a un blanco homófobo y racista. Michael se encuentra encerrado en las prisiones de máxima seguridad Holman, en Alabama, y espera la examinación de su petición de suspensión de la pena este diciembre (tras varios rechazos de peticiones previas de libertad condicional). Pincha aquí para visitar su blog (contacto con el grupo solidario: anarchy_live[arroba]riseup.net).
Black December in memory of our fallen comrades
Just as a worm struggles in resistance against the foot that crushes it so do we anarchists struggle and fight for the total destruction of a world system of coercive authority and domination in all of its manifestations and that wants to crush our spirits of resistance.
Continue reading US prisons: A writing by longterm anarchist prisoner Michael Kimble for Black December
It was great to get Issue #2 of Wildfire, and I was even happier to read Michael Kimble’s letter which was, in part, a response to something I wrote in Issue #1. How cool that we have this forum to get this dialogue started– on whether or not hungerstrikes and work stoppages are reformist.
Continue reading REPLY TO MICHAEL KIMBLE
Michael Kimble is an anarchist prisoner currently doing a life sentence (of which he has served 30) in Holman Prison, Alabama. You can read more of Michael’s writings on his blog, Anarchy Live!
See here for how to write to and support Michael.
Continue reading Interview with Michael Kimble, anarchist prisoner from Alabama
Jeremy still in the SHU, now under investigation
As many of you know, Jeremy was placed in SHU (segregated housing unit) a little over a month ago as a result of a disciplinary infraction. He was told he would be in SHU for approximately 45 days, with his release date being on or around 20 August 2015.
Continue reading UPDATES ON ANARCHIST PRISONERS JEREMY HAMMOND AND MICHAEL KIMBLE