‘How long since you had ice cream, Old Man?’ ’51 yearz,’ said Yogi and burst out laughing

Bro. H. Yogi Pinelli, PRESENTE!!!
Rest In UHURU!!!

#SoledadBROTHERS

What’s the Call? Free them ALL!!

Until Victory, Always!!!

Moorbey'z Blog

by Tommy “Lil Jaboe” Williams

Respects to you for giving brothas a voice and love. I won’t lie in this letter nor put on extras out of respect and in honor of my brother Hugo “Yogi” Pinell.

Allegra Taylor visits with her father, Hugo “Yogi” Pinell, at New Folsom Prison on Aug. 2, 2015, only 10 days before he was assassinated. For over 40 years, he’d not been allowed to touch – or hug or kiss – his family when they visited him. They’d had to talk on a phone through a thick glass window.

I’m an inmate in New Folsom. I was housed in B2-111, five cells away from Yogi. Every day at yard time it was my honor and duty to escort him to the rec yard.

On Aug. 12, 2015, I did my normal routine. I waited for Yogi. I was also starting a new job as a clerk. I was called to my job, and I reported to my job.

Then I went back to yard. I saw Yogi at canteen with other Afrikans, waiting his turn. On this day, I’d planned on talking to Yogi about the old days.

The day before, he had brought me an ice cream and I joked, “How…

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3 thoughts on “‘How long since you had ice cream, Old Man?’ ’51 yearz,’ said Yogi and burst out laughing

  1. They took Big Brutha George Jackson from uz and now they have taken Big Brutha Hugo Pinell from uz, what they fail to realize iz that the legacy of the movement iz unstoppable. Panther Love

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