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Eight Month Update

An 8 month update from The Eric King Defense Committee Eric is facing four felony counts at the Federal level: Count 1: Used a dangerous instrument to cause death or danger [18 U.S.C. § 111(a)(1) and (b)]—maximum 20 years in prison Count 2: Attempted to damage or destroy a building by fire or explosives [18 U.S.C. § 844(i)]—minimum 5 years, maximum 20 years in prison Count 3: Explosive used in commission of a felony [18…

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HUGE victories with the demand for a vegan diet!!

Withholding food from my brain they attempt to starve revolutionary minds I will eat fueling on solidarity surviving on truth the words they oppress desserts of abuse which they indulge will make their stomachs a larger target steal my food you will not steal my cause This is a poem Eric wrote last week during his struggle for a vegan diet. We are ECSTATIC to report that yesterday Eric won his battle and has a…

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Fundraiser is Live!!

Second time is a charm right? Let’s hope so because our fundraiser is live!  Eric is feeling pretty blown away by the support he is receiving. We have been reading him the messages that are being posted to the fundraiser page and they are really inspiring an overwhelming feeling of gratitude for him. Thank you to folks who have contributed, to the folks sharing the blog and fundraiser page and thank you to folks who…

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Update 4/20/2015 Eric’s Health Status and General Wellbeing

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hIPp3vAVaFc] Played this song for Eric yesterday, it has been on his mind a lot lately. He has been in good spirits despite not feeling healthy. Eric has been experiencing more and more very serious symptoms everyday that could be a deficiency like anemia or vitamin b-12 deficiency. The symptoms that Eric is experiencing are very concerning. Eric has requested medical attention, and is waiting on a response.. Eric has been a vegan for…

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On Introspection

(A) If this is my home, it feels broken into where’s my warm welcome? the family before was beaten and evicted hard to settle in, hard to get cozy if this is my home, who’s misplaced my dishes the silverware is tarnished and rusted shelves sit empty, books besieged why are there bars on the windows and empty bottles in the bin this isn’t mine tear this house down Its getting harder to recognize myself,…

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The View Outside (a poem)

The View Outside A poem by Eric King Blueberry colored lights, sky descending tilting my head up, the universe presents itself one more graceful night, dreams of worlds beyond Did I see a shooting star, outside my wall? No, it was a search-light echoing the violence reflective glares blind so harmoniously off the razor wire, gently withing my reach steel asserts its might as it resurrects from hell to gain an air of freedom, to…

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A Poem From Eric King

A Poem from Eric King “I can still see it there, under the haze of the street light, No one in the world but me and this street sign, Been walking so long my feet got engaged to the pavement, My rubbery legs must stop. I am sleeping at 31st & Charolette, It’s too perfect for a roof. I’ll wear the stars as a blanket, Brown eyes heavier than her words, I shoulda been stronger,…

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A Word From Eric G. King 12/12/14

“I endure my sorrows with my convictions which are stronger than all of this human vileness.” That quote by revolutionary Spaniard Durruti sums up my current existence. Prison is a disgusting place meant to destroy hope and facilitate despair. Thankfully I find myself comforted knowing that to be a fighter is to suffer the consequences of revolutionary action, and to cowar as soon as things begin to suffer is to lose track of what matters…

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