By Ann Brown
Political activist Dr. Mutulu Shakur was diagnosed with bone marrow cancer in October 2019. Until now, Shakur, who is the stepfather of the late Hip-Hop icon Tupac Shakur, had requested his diagnosis be kept private until now. Shakur, who is has been in prison for 33 years, was denied compassionate release in December by the central office of the Bureau of Prisons. He is currently receiving chemotherapy.
“Dr. Shakur who is now 69 years old, had been experiencing pain in his bones, but it took a year for him to even receive an x-ray. Mutulu is also suffering from high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, vision problems from glaucoma, and suffered a stroke in 2014,” 04L Online reported.
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