The prison system of PA destroying the soul of Major Tillery, who spoke up for Mumia Abu-Jamal when he nearly died.
Major George Tillery
An Unsung Hero
“I was moved to another cell where heat is coming out of the vents and emits some kind of fumes
that smell like car gas.” “The Window Is Sealed” – Major Tillery
By Nancy Lockhart, M.J.
Frackville, Pennsylvania — Major George Tillery is a Pennsylvania lifer who confronted SCI Mahanoy Superintendent John Kerestes over Mumia Abu-Jamal’s deteriorating health. Elder Tillery told the Mahanoy superintendent to get Mumia to the hospital, stating “Mumia is dying.” Major Tillery faces acts of retaliation daily as a result of seeking medical assistance for Mumia and others. Tillery has been transferred to SCI Frackville, placed in “the hole” (RHU), on false charges of receiving a letter with stamps concealing drugs. Stamps are taken off of mail at this institution before being distributed to inmates.
Tillery turns 65 years old on September 5, 2015 and has been denied medication…
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