Free the MOVE 9!PHOTO DATELINE May 13 1985: Philadelphia Pennsylvania :
Philadelphia police use a State Police helicopter to satchel bomb the MOVE communal house. The satchel charge was four pounds of C-4 plastic explosive and Tovex illegally obtained from the FBI
"The resulting explosion caused the house to catch fire, igniting a massive blaze which eventually consumed almost an entire city block. Eleven people, including John Africa, five other adults and five children, died in the resulting fire. Ramona Africa and one child, Birdie Africa, were the only survivors…"As of August 8 2013 the MOVE 9 will have been incarcerated in a U.S. jail for 25 years.
"What they shoulda done is shot the goddamn bum and then there’d be no trouble today" - Philadelphia Police Union Representative on his ‘better’ option for one of the prisoners, Delbert Africa.
My posting from 2009: As Of August 8 2009 The MOVE 9 Will Have Been Imprisoned For 21 Years And No One Knows Who Committed The CrimeWikipedia EntryToday, May 13 2013 the CBS Local Affiliate in Philadelphia reports without mentioning the organization’s name in the headline:Survivor Remembers Bombing Of Philadelphia Headquarters