Any fan of hip hop knows that prison culture and experience is a fundamental part of rap music.  For good or bad, nearly every “gangsta” rapper in America has either been to prison, has a friend in prison, is on his way to prison or is in prison right now.  Lil Wayne and TI, two […]

You may have heard about the prison strike occurring in Georgia right now.  Inmates in four facilities have come together in an amazing show of solidarity to demand that they be treated like (gasp) human beings, not slaves or animals.  Rather than continuing to fall for the game of divide and conquer that has kept […]

Georgia – Below is a video from the strongest backer of Georgia prisoners during this six day strike, prisoner advocate Elaine Brown. RELATED: Georgia Prison Strike Stories Share this post on Facebook! CLICK HERE: Usher gets kicked in head by female fan trying to be sexy video[from] Nicki Minaj talks her butt, alter egos, […]

Georgia — At least four Georgia prisons were locked down Monday for the fifth-straight day as inmates continue a work-stoppage in protest of conditions.

From Correntewire and Davey D’s Hip-Hop Blog Georgia — On Thursday morning, December 9, 2010, thousands of Georgia prisoners refused to work, stopped all other activities and locked down in their cells in a peaceful protest for their human rights. The December 9 Strike became the biggest prisoner protest in the history of the United […]