Mumia Abu-Jamal

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2014

    Rage Against the Machine's The Battle of Los Angeles: Still Relevant 15 Years Later

    It was no coincidence that Rage Against the Machine released The Battle of Los Angeles on what's traditionally observed as Election Day in the United States in 1999. The 2000 election season was already in gear, with Republican George W. Bush and Democrat Al Gore setting up to spar -- but Rage s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2008

    Over the Weekend: May 9-11, 2008

    Reviews from the weekend, including Talib Kweli, Action vs. Action, and the Kills.

  • Music

    December 3, 2003

    Real Life Rock Top 10

    Lynne Truss delivers us from our sins, Johnny Cash finds redemption, and Kurt Cobain loses Nirvana in the afterlife

  • News

    December 13, 2000

    Trial & Era

    When Sara Jane Olson goes to court in coming weeks, a Los Angeles jury will be asked to pass judgment on the most divisive time in recent American history.

  • Books

    July 5, 2000

    Nickeled and Dimed

    Closed twice, Hard Times Cafe battles on

  • Music

    June 21, 2000

    Public Enemy No. 1,760,348,982

    Barroom intellectuals Dillinger Four try spazzing out instead of selling out

  • Arts

    February 16, 2000

    You Down with GOP?

    An obscure conservative organization peddles Republican-sanctioned hip hop to the masses

  • News

    January 5, 2000

    When you wish upon a city

    If you could wave your magic wand and make one improvement to the Twin Cities, what would it be?

  • News

    November 5, 1997

    The Girls on the Bus

    Fifty hours and 2,400 miles after setting off for the Million Woman March in a big maroon van, nine Minneapolis teens had learned precious little about the symbolism of the event, and volumes about themselves.

  • Feature

    October 1, 1997


    The Real Revolution Radio: Amy Goodman, host of Pacifica's Democracy Now!

  • Books

    June 4, 1997
  • News

    December 4, 1996


    There is no place to mark "none of the above" on our election ballots.