Puerto Rican Political Prisoners Avelino González Claudio was transferred to the federal prison in Ashland, Kentucky, last Wednesday, February 2 from Atlanta, Georgia. Write to the compañero! Avelino González Claudio, #09873-000 FCI ASHLAND , P.O. BOX 6001 ASHLAND , KY 41105
Comité Pro Derechos Humanos de Puerto Rico inicia nueva etapa en la campaña de excarcelación de Oscar López Rivera colocando pancartas en los puentes de las avenidas más transitadas en el país.
The recommendation denying parole was the goal of the right wing, which in the few days prior to the parole hearing, created an environment of lies and innuendos in the media, reminiscent of the right wing reaction to the 1999 clemency.
…over 130 community leaders and students came out to brainstorm and plan the campaign for 2010
…The ten year anniversary will thus be marked by celebration of the historic accomplishment of their release, and by a redoubling of our efforts to bring Oscar and Carlos Alberto home.
Tania Frontera and Christopher Torres’ grand jury subpoenas have not been dropped. The government finally did respond to the defendant’s motion…
On April 4, 2009, the National Boricua Human Rights Network (NBHRN) held its annual activity to commemorate the capture of the Puerto Rican political prisoners – which took place on April 4, 1980.
David was not the first Viequense to die at the hands of the military; however, his death was the “drop that overflowed the cup” of more than sixty years of military occupation of three fourths of Vieques’ land…
In almost three decades of incarceration, Bashir, a devout Muslim, applied his religious and political principles to the struggle against injustice and racism behind the walls…
A 72 hour fast to demand the release of three Puerto Rican political prisoners will be the next step of the Human Rights Committee of Puerto Rico, in the campaign for the freedom of prisoners Oscar López Rivera, Carlos Alberto Torres and Avelino González Claudio. “They are prisoners for their struggle for the (political) freedom of the Puerto Rican people, for their social struggle against racism, discrimination and other social