Biden to Put Federal Prisoners Released Due to COVID Back in Prison

Last Tuesday, members of Red Aid gathered outside of the Travis County Democratic Party headquarters to stand against a recent order from Joe Biden. This order would send thousands of federal prisoners who were released to home confinement in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic back to prison once the federal declaration of emergency ends. This order was originally ruled […]Continue reading

Red Aid Hosts Solidarity Video for Four Brazilian Political Prisoners

On July 10th, Red Aid and Austin community members created a solidarity video for four Brazilian peasant political prisoners, Ezequiel, Luis Carlos, Ricardo, and Estefane. The video was covered by revolutionary publication Tribune of the People, and can be viewed here. The peasants mentioned in the video were initially arrested on May 21st in the state of Rondônia during an […]Continue reading

Video: Solidarity for Georges Abdallah

As part of an international week of action for political prisoner Georges Abdallah taking place from June 12th to June 19th, we came together with members of the Austin organization Palestine Solidarity Committee (PSC) to record a video demanding the release of Europe’s oldest political prisoner, Georges Abdallah. This action was one of many held across the world in solidarity […]Continue reading

Red Aid joins Palestine Solidarity Committee in Nakba Day protest

On Nakba Day 2021, Red Aid joined the Palestine Solidarity Committee at their protest at the Texas State Capitol. Nakba Day (“Day of Catastrophe”) commemorates the genocidal mass expulsion of Palestinians on the day that the state of Israel was officially created. Protesters demanded an end to the Zionist occupation of Palestine in the wake of Israel’s escalating reactionary violence […]Continue reading

March 18th: Day of Aid for Political Prisoners

Red Aid invites you to join us to celebrate Day of Aid for Political Prisoners on Thursday, March 18th at Cherrywood Coffeehouse at 6pm! Cherrywood Coffeehouse is located at 1400 E 38th 1/2 St, Austin, TX 78722. We’ll be hosting a Q&A with a special guest from Minnesota Uprising Arrestee Support. Minnesota Uprising Arrestee Support is an incredible organization that has been on the front lines support people […]Continue reading