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Abu-Jamal, Mumia

Works: 236 works in 378 publications in 8 languages and 11,134 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Interviews  Software  Rap (Music) 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Creator, Performer, Author of introduction, Interviewer, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: HV8699.U5, B
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Most widely held works by Mumia Abu-Jamal
Marxism, reparations and the black freedom struggle by Mumia Abu-Jamal( )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the daily instances of police brutality and racial profiling to the government's callous disregard of poor and mainly African American people in the wake of the Hurricane Katrina, this remarkable book identifies the continuing struggles for justice among a society still permeated with the racism, oppression, and economic, political, and social discrimination that resulted from the horrendous transatlantic slave trade. Illuminating the often forgotten history of this diaspora and the legacy of brutal prejudice that stemmed from it, this critical argument discusses the fight for reparations
Stokely speaks : from Black power to Pan-Africanism by Stokely Carmichael( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the speeches and articles collected in this book, the black activist, organizer, and freedom fighter Stokely Carmichael traces the dramatic changes in his own consciousness and that of black Americans that took place during the evolving movements of Civil Rights, Black Power, and Pan-Africanism. Unique in his belief that the destiny of African Americans could not be separated from that of oppressed people the world over, Carmichael's Black Power principles insisted that blacks resist white brainwashing and redefine themselves. He was concerned not only with racism and exploitation, but with
Jailhouse lawyers : prisoners defending prisoners v. the U.S.A. by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zapatista ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zapatista looks at the uprising in Chiapas, Mexico. It is the story of how a few thousand Mayan peasants have transformed the political culture of Mexico forever
Faith of our fathers : an examination of the spiritual life of African and African-American people by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mumia, long distance revolutionary a journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This videodisc focuses on Mumia Abu-Jamal's prolific career in journalism from his early days a writer for the Black Panther newspaper and reporter for NPR, to his radio broadcasts from prison after being incarcerated and placed on death row
The classroom and the cell : conversations on black life in America by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mumia Abu-Jamal and friend Marc Lamont Hill have an informal chat about the state of Black culture in the United States
The ugly side of beautiful : rethinking race and prison in America by Bryonn Bain( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Racially profiled and wrongfully imprisoned during his second year at Harvard Law School, hip-hop activist Bryonn Bain successfully sued the New York City Police Department and wrote the Village Voice cover story "Walking While Black." Now Bain has taken his own disturbing experiences of racial profiling and personal demoralization and turned them into teachable moments for an entire nation. The Ugly Side of Beautiful takes an unflinching look at the injustices of our prison system and strives to help us think outside the cage."
Still Black, still strong : survivors of the U.S. war against Black revolutionaries by Dhoruba Bin Wahad( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Angola 3 Black Panthers and the last slave plantation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the gripping story of Robert King Wilkerson, Herman Wallace and Albert Woodfox, men who endured solitary confinement longer then any known living prisoner in the United States. Explores their extraordinary struggle for justice while incarcerated
The Jena 6 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a small town in Louisiana, six families are fighting for their sons' lives. Two nooses are left as a warning to black students trying to integrate their playground, fights break out across town, a white man pulls a shotgun on black students, someone burns down most of the school, the DA puts six black students on trial for attempted murder, and the quiet town of Jena becomes the site of the largest civil rights demonstration in the South since the 1960s. The Jena 6 is the story of hidden racial inequality and violence becoming visible. It is a powerful symbol for, and example of, how racial justice works in America where the lynching noose has been replaced by the DA's pen."--Distributor's website
Live from death row by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Korte columns over het leven in een dodencel, beruchte strafzaken tegen zwarte activisten en zijn eigen proces, door de Amerikaanse radiojournalist en lid van de Black Panther-beweging, die in 1982 wegens moord ter dood werd veroordeeld
En direct du couloir de la mort by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accusé de l'assassinat d'un officier de police de Philadelphie, le militant et journaliste afro-américain M. Abu-Jamal refuse de se laisser briser et décrit l'enfer quotidien du couloir de la mort. Son témoignage est un plaidoyer contre la peine de mort, la dégradation des êtres humains et la restriction de la liberté d'expression aux USA
All things censored by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Après "En direct du couloir de la mort", un nouveau témoignage sur la souffrance de l'attente de l'exécution en prison, par le célèbre militant noir, condamné à mort pour le meurtre d'un policier en 1982. Il dénonce l'injustice et les dérives du système politique et judiciaire américain, les conditions de vie dans le couloir de la mort, la situation sociale des Noirs américains
Revolutionary by Immortal Technique( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hardknock Radio presents Mumia Abu-Jamal 175 Progress Drive by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
AK Press presents a brilliant portrait of famous death row prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal through a collection of his essays, including his interview with Bob Marley and an examination of the 2000 presidential elections
We want freedom : une vie dans le parti des Black Panthers by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le journaliste noir américain, qui se trouve dans la couloir de la mort d'une prison de Pennsylvanie depuis plus de vingt-cinq ans, raconte son expérience au sein des Black Panthers et retrace l'histoire du mouvement.--[Memento]
Moments of excess movements, protest and everyday life by Staughton Lynd( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examining the complicated and sometimes controversial history, goals, and tactics of anticapitalist movements, this compilation focuses on the meaning of the movement as a whole and examines the protests that surrounded global trade and political conferences such as the 1999 World Trade Organization meetings in Seattle and the ongoing G8 summits around the world. The collection offers a broad vision of anticapitalist activism as well as strategies for instigating change, not only for the individual, but also for the collective. Featuring popular culture references, humor, poetry, and essays, t
Death blossoms : reflections from a prisoner of conscience by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays af den dødsdømte Mumia Abu Jamal
Das Imperium kennt kein Gesetz Texte gegen Globalisierung und Krieg by Mumia Abu-Jamal( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience level: 0.36 (from 0.16 for Murdered b ... to 0.85 for The media ...)
Alternative Names
Cook, Wesley
Cook, Wesley, 1954-
Jamal, Mumia Abu-
Jamal Mumia Abu- 1954-....
アブ=ジャマール, ムミア
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