2011 Hunger Strike: 1st Round

Click HERE to explore an interactive timeline of the California prisoner hunger strikes

Dozens of prisoners in Pelican Bay’s Security Housing Unit (SHU) called for an indefinite hunger strike to begin  on July 1st, 2011. The strike lasted nearly four weeks until it was called on hold by the prisoner representatives when the CDCR was finally pushed to negotiate. Below are some selected updates from the first round of the strike and some developments of the prisoners’ struggle immediately after.

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