Leonard Peltier Denied Clemency by Obama

  The Office of the Pardon Attorney has announced President Obama has denied clemency to imprisoned Native American activist Leonard Peltier. Peltier is a former member of the American Indian Movement who was convicted of killing two FBI agents during a shootout on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in 1975. He has long maintained …

Executive Clemency for Leonard Peltier

This post was taken from Ruth Hopkins on Twitter this afternoon.  It is a copy of a letter sent from the Oglala Sioux Tribe in South Dakota requesting Clemency by President Obama before he leaves office. Please share far and wide and make your own request for Leonard Peltier's clemency and read about the case …

If you’ve never heard of Roger Casement the reason is sad, he was homosexual

For that reason he was ignored and written out of our revolutionary history.     Sheree Krider February 17, 2016 For the purpose of this post I am linking several articles and inputting Wikipedia documentation. Because of the fact that it encompasses so much information and stretches across several articles which I happened across online …

US widens path to clemency for nonviolent federal drug offenders

The new Justice Department clemency guidelines, which apply to inmates who have served 10 years of their sentence, are designed to alleviate racial disparities left over from tough drug laws. By Noelle Swan, Staff writer / April 23, 2014   The US Justice Department Wednesday widened the path to clemency for nonviolent federal drug offenders …