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An Interview with Michael Kimble

Questions from the Certain Days collective, answered by Michael in November 2021 and January 2022. 1. How many years have you done total, and what institutions have you been housed in? My name is Michael Kimble and I’m a gay, … Continue reading

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Solidarity and Making Some Noise

“When you see something that is not right, not just, not fair you have a moral obligation to say something. To do something. Never, ever, be afraid to make some noise and get in good, necessary trouble.” – John Lewis … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Take the Shots and Here’s Why

In 1945, as part of the US government’s effort to develop nuclear weapons, a number of medical officers working in conjunction with the Army Corp. of Engineers engaged in research concerning the effects exposure to radioactive substances had on the … Continue reading

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No Freedom! Parole Update from Anarchist Prisoner Michael Kimble

On December 16th, 2021 I was considered for parole during an open hearing. I was denied and hit with another 5 years before being considered again for parole. The reasons given to my attorney and supporters, who attended the hearing … Continue reading

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Do Prison Lives Matter?

In recent years we’ve seen the explosion of what is termed the Prison Movement. We’ve seen unprecedented and massive rebellions in the form of workstrikes, hunger strikes, riots, sabotage, and other kinds of revolt. We saw unprecedented allies on the … Continue reading

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Michael has been transferred

Please consider sending Michael a letter as he adjusts to being transferred to a new facility. Michael Kimble #138017 William E. Donaldson Correctional 100 Warrior Ln Bessemer, AL 35023

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Call to Action for Michael Kimble

Michael Kimble is a political prisoner from Birmingham, AL. At the age of 21, he and a friend were holding hands in public one night, and were violently attacked by a known racist and homophobe. Michael defended himself and his … Continue reading

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Emergency Prison Phone Zap

Alabama prison rebels have reported brutal retaliation and beatings by guards at Easterling Correctional. Please call Warden John Crow to request a welfare check for prisoners Brandon Oden and James Pratt, to let the administration know that people outside are … Continue reading

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Investigation of Alabama’s State Prisons

Two reports on the conditions of Alabama’s prison system. Commentary by Michael forthcoming. Investigation of Alabama’s State Prisons for Men (April 2019) Alabama Excessive Force Findings (July 2020)

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OUTTA HOLMAN!

I’m outta Holman! Back in December 2019 I was placed in lockup for assault on a guard. I had come to the aid of another prisoner who was being assaulted by a guard. I was threatened with physical harm by … Continue reading

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