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I want to hold those in power accountable for my wrongful conviction, and those of others: Searcy; 19,000 have signed Change. Org petition for his freedom at Petition · Michigan Attorney General: FREE WRONGFULLY CONVICTED THELONIOUS SEARCY!!!! · Change.org. “It’s hard … Continue reading
By Ricardo Ferrell Field Editor, Voice of Detroit; Senior Writer, My Life Matters Too January 10, 2021 Do Prisoners’ Lives Matter? That’s a question repeatedly asked by people on the outside trying to look inside Michigan’s Prison system to understand … Continue reading
“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and the most inhuman.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. March 25, 1966 Sign Voice of Detroit’s petition to Gov. Whitmer at: https://www.change.org/COVID-19VaccinesforMichiganPrisoners ACLU to Gov. Whitmer, … Continue reading
Opinion: By Yusef Salaam, Kevin Richardson and Raymond Santana January 4, 2021 On Dec. 19, 2002, a judge vacated our convictions for the brutal attack of Trisha Meili, who many know as the “Central Park jogger.” On that day, our 13-year fight for justice … Continue reading
Margaret Kimberley · Capitalism + Covid-19 = Mass Death in US Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford December 29, 2020 Capitalism + Covid-19 = Mass Death in US | Black Agenda Report “The US health system has … Continue reading
POPE ON COVID-19 VACCINE: NEEDY, VULNERABLE MUST COME FIRST Sign petition to save the lives of Michigan prisoners NOW HTTPS://WWW.CHANGE.ORG/COVID-19VACCINESFORMICHIGANPRISONERS Frances D’Emilio Associated Press December 25, 2020 Vatican City — Pope Francis made a Christmas Day plea for authorities to make … Continue reading
Half of the prisoners at Muskegon Correctional Facility were positive at the end of August. Currently, 80 percent of the MCF population, 1108 prisoners, has tested positive and 8 prisoners are dead, according to MDOC figures. MDOC deaths climbing daily, … Continue reading
MICHIGAN PRISONERS NEED COVID-19 VACCINES NOW, SAY ADVOCATES; A.M.A., OTHERS DEMAND 1st-TIER PRIORITY
CHANGE.ORG PETITION AT https://www.change.org/COVID-19VaccinesforMichiganPrisoners “For Covid-19, prisons, jails and other detention centers are arguably the worst environment to be living in. These populations are uniquely vulnerable to the virus.” — NBC news opinion piece Dec. 9 Michigan among only 11 … Continue reading
COPING WITH COVID-19 IN MICHIGAN PRISONS: RALLY BY ‘SILENT CRY’ FRI. DEC. 11 AT GUS HARRISON CF IN ADRIAN
Men at Gus Harrison Correctional Facility Report New Wave of COVID-19 Recent mass testing at GHFC shows virus migrated from Unit 2 to Unit 1, where there were previously no positive tests GHFC prisoners denied request for N95 masks, … Continue reading
AGNES HITCHCOCK HAS NEVER FAILED THE PEOPLE OF DETROIT: FIGHTING BACK AGAINST ALL ODDS! By VOD Editor Diane Bukowski November 21, 2020 Call ’em Out members and supporters flocked out to Agnes Hitchcock’s storied home on E. Philadelphia for … Continue reading