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Power to the people: A welcome prison victory in Ohio (January 2011)

A pair of articles by Bomani Shakur and Denis O'Hearn reporting on the successful outcome of the 2011 hunger strike by Lucasville defendants. This story was first posted by the San Francisco Bay View.

If We Must Die: Bomani Shakur's statement on launching a hunger strike (January 2011)

A statement by Bomani Shakur on the co-ordinated hunger strike launched by several Lucasville defendants in January 2011. This article was first published by the San Francisco Bay View.

Innocent on Death Row: An interview with Bomani Shakur/Keith LaMar

An interview with Lucasville Uprising prisoner Bomani Shakur/Keith LaMar, carried out by JR Valrey for Block Report Radio. This transcript was first published by the San Francisco Bay View.

Layers of Injustice: Re-Examining Lucasville

A series of essays by Staughton Lynd examining the 1993 events at Lucasville, written in the run-up to a conference on the 20th anniversary of the uprising in 2013.

The Lucasville Uprising, April 11-21 1993: An Introduction

An introduction to the Lucasville Uprising on April 1993, compiling the "Background" section of the Lucasville Uprising site and "Re-Examining Lucasville" by Staughton Lynd.

Never Dormant on Death Row: Siddique Hasan and Bomani Shakur on Ferguson & movements against police violence

A conversation between Lucasville Uprising prisoners Bomani Shakur and Siddique Hasan about the Ferguson uprising and related anti-police violence movements, taken from the Lucasville Amnesty site and formatted as a pamphlet by Sacramento Prisoner Support.

Lucasville uprising prisoner Bomani Shakur on the US justice system

Bomani Shakur/Keith LaMar, a prisoner sentenced to death after being wrongly convicted of murder for his alleged role in the 1993 Lucasville Uprising, reflects on his experiences. First published on the Justice for Keith LaMar facebook page, and republished by Abolition Media Worldwide.

American Dream meets the Chinese Dream: A Nightmare on Fuyao Avenue

American Factory is a 2019 documentary, distributed by Netflix and produced by Higher Ground (production company owned by Barack and Michelle Obama).

It's Not Working: Steeltown USA and Worker Ownership

In the late 1970s American manufacturing was in extreme difficulty. The Carter administration turned to a series of radical (for the American government) new inititatives including letting workers buy their workplaces when the owners wanted to pull out.