Mumia Abu-Jamal Quotes

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Mumia Abu-Jamal Quotes

Before this generation goes on to its ancestors, we should, we must, do our level best to pass on our lessons, so that they live in our peoples minds and lives.
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Prison is a second-by-second assault on the soul, a day-to-day degradation of the self, an oppressive steel and brick umbrella that transforms seconds into hours and hours into days.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

When a cause comes along and you know in your bones that it is
just, yet refuse to defend it
at that moment you begin to die.
And I have never seen so many corpses walking around talking about
justice.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

Politics is the art of making the people believe that they are in power, when in fact, they have none.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

At the risk of quoting Mephistopheles I repeat: Welcome to hell. A hell erected and maintained by human-governments, and blessed by black robed judges. A hell that allows you to see your loved ones, but not to touch them. A hell situated in America's boondocks, hundreds of miles away from most families. A white, rural hell, where most of the captives are black and urban. It is an American way of death.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

The role of television is the illusion of company, noise. I call it the fifth wall and the second window: the window of illusion.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

Very few people in prison have voices that go beyond the wall. It's my job to do the work for them because they have no one.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

If the Constitution can be used against one, it can be used against all.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

Free people have a right to decide for themselves what they want to hear.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

I spend my days preparing for life, not preparing for death.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

Today's empire is tomorrow's ashes

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

I have learned not to do predictions. It's not helpful, psychologically. I don't sit and fret about things.

— Mumia Abu-Jamal

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