Freedom Movement for Maroon makes manifest the undeniable power of collectives acting in concert for ethics driven initiatives
After spending 22 years in solitary confinement, political prisoner Russell Maroon Shoatz has now been moved to general population. What a huge victory! Thank you to all of Marie’s supporters who joined in solidarity with this struggle by making phone calls, signing petitions, mailing in letters, and attending events. This is a huge victory for prisoner support and prison abolition movements.
MAROON UNCHAINED: A People’s Victory!
For immediate release:
February 21, 2014
The international movement to free political prisoner Russell Maroon Shoatz from solitary confinement has achieved an historic victory: on Thursday, February 20, 2014, Maroon stepped into general population for the first time in 22 years. There is no doubt; this is a PEOPLE’S VICTORY!
The coordinated efforts of Scientific Soul Sessions (SSS) and the Campaign to Free Russell Maroon Shoatz – particularly those organized groups in NYC, Pittsburgh, and Philadelphia – showed the true power of the people…
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