Dont forget to join us on Monday October 21s, Tulane University @8pm, for a lecture hosted by TUCP/ Directions…. I Wish the Indians Won…. a discussion on how the oversimplification of magic reduces us to binary identification & hatred. Power to the People.
The news that we have been longing for has finally come. Federal Judge Jackson has overturned Herman Wallace’s conviction for which he has been held in solitary confinement for 41 years. In Jackson’s statement he wrote; “I HEREBY ORDER MR. WALLACE’S SECOND AMENDED PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS GRANTED…. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED THAT […]
Fighting Spirit: A Message From Herman Wallace “On Saturday August 31st, I was transferred to LSU Hospital for evaluation. I was informed that the che of the mo treatments had failed and were making matters worse and so all treatment came to an end. The oncologists advised that nothing can be done for me medically […]
Dear Friends and Supporters, Yesterday we received the unfortunate news that Herman’s chemo treatment has not prevented the progress of his disease. He has stopped taking the treatment and doctors have also recommended that he go on hospice. The loudness of this tragedy will make it difficult for those of us who support Herman to […]
Last week Amnesty International launched a campaign calling on Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to allow Herman Wallace be released on humanitarian grounds in the wake of his diagnosis with terminal liver cancer on June 13th. Congress Members John Conyers, Cedric Richmond, Jerrold Nadler and Bobby Scott released a statement shortly thereafter condemning the inhumane […]
“I never thought this would become Herman’s only way to get out of prison,” Sumell told me recently. But that’s how she sees it now.” via Mother Jones Herman’s House got featured in Mother Jones this morning. Read the article by clicking below. Will This Prisoner Die in Solitary Confinement or in His Dream House? […]
“41 years and counting, that’s how long Herman Wallace one of the 2 remaining imprisoned members of the Angola 3, has spent in solitary confinement… At 71 Wallace has been diagnosed with liver cancer and is gravely ill, yet he is still on lockdown.” Melissa Harris-Perry, Nation contributor, Tulane professor and host of of the […]
This weekend Jackie traveled up to Elayn Hunt Correctional Center to visit Herman and bring him news of the wave of support coming from all over the world in the wake of his diagnosis. While he is still in poor health his spirits are as strong as ever. News of Herman’s cancer has dealt a […]