Category Archives: Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC)

August Update from Dr. Mutulu Shakur

Family, Friends: Thank you for continuing to show your support. I always take pleasure in learning about you varied pursuits in today’s era. Many of your letters offer new insight into the many changes taking place, and your questions give … Continue reading

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Mutulu Shakur Calls for U.S. Truth & Reconciliation Commission

  On May 31, NAACP President Ben Jealous appeared on Democracy Now! and called for a US Truth and Reconciliation Commission which Dr. Mutulu Shakur has been calling for for over 5 years. Watch the video of the interview embedded … Continue reading

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Proposal for a U.S. Truth & Reconciliation Commission to Gain Redress and the Unconditional Release of U.S. Held Political Prisoners & Prisoners of War

  This paper is a response to questions and concerns regarding the 2010 “Discussion Paper” of the application of a Truth and Reconciliation Tribunal that addresses the conflict between the civil rights/black liberation struggle against the U.S. COINTELPRO low intensity … Continue reading

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Towards a Truth and Reconciliation Commission For New African/Black Political Prisoners, Prisoners of War and Freedom Fighters

A Discussion Paper by Dr. Mutulu Shakur Dated: May 5th, 2010 There is a need for a Truth and Reconciliation Commission in the U.S. to resolve the history of slavery, oppression, racism, segregation, lynching and the issues of political prisoners … Continue reading

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Statement for Crew Love V: Behind Enemy Lines (April 2009)

Our Brother Mumia Abu-Jamal, one of the most notable freedom fighters our struggle has produced, has lost his most important legal battle in the Supreme Court of the United States. Mumia, with the shear strength of character, has mobilized one … Continue reading

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P.O.W. Discussion Paper (September 2002)

Discussion Paper for “Tear Down the Walls” Conference in Support Of P.P. and P.O.W.’s In The U.S., and Those Held in Cuba If ever the time seemed right for reappraisal of American foreign policy that moment has now arrived. But … Continue reading

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