Mumia Marks Release of Chuck Africa

Source: 
Black Agenda Report
Pub Date: 
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 02:28

Mumia Marks Release of Chuck Africa

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Tue, 02/18/2020 - 00:58

The nation’s best known political prisoner, Mumia Abu Jamal, was jubilant at the release of Chuck Africa, at 59 the last of the Move 9 members to leave prison after conviction in the 1978 death of a Philadelphia policeman. Mumia called Chuck Africa “one of the feistiest” of the Move 9 members, two of whom died in prison. Abu Jamal has been imprisoned since 1981 in the death of another Philadelphia cop.