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The first anniversary of the historic CA hunger strike is fast approaching, and Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity (PHSS) needs your support! To commemorate the strike, PHSS will be organizing and participating in a number of events as part of a … Continue reading
Family Member of CA Hunger Striker Speaks on the Class Action Lawsuit against Solitary Confinement at California’s Pelican Bay Prison
Originally posted by What the Folly 6/2/12 Remarks by Marie Levin, family member of Pelican Bay SHU prisoner Ronnie Dewberry, on the Ruiz v. Brown class action lawsuit challenging California’s use of prolonged solitary confinement at Pelican Bay State Prison … Continue reading
Admist the California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR)’s increased repression to break this historic hunger strike in California, prisoners continue to speak out and expose how deeply torture is embedded within CA’s prison system. Read this letter from a … Continue reading
On August 23rd, 2011 legislators from the Public Safety Committee of the California State Assembly held an informational hearing on conditions in the Pelican Bay Security Housing Unit (SHU). Concern amongst legislators was sparked during the hunger strike as information began … Continue reading
Tuesday August 23rd, Statewide Mobilization to Sacramento: Day of Action to Support the Hunger Strike & 5 Core Demands! (Please note the location change to South Steps) Family and community members across the West Coast will mobilize to Sacramento for … Continue reading
On August 23rd, San Francisco Representative Tom Ammiano and the Public Safety Committee in the State Assembly of CA will hold an informational hearing on conditions and policies of the Security Housing Units at Pelican Bay. This is a major … Continue reading
Hunger Strike Supporters everywhere are gearing up for the legislative hearings to begin on August 23rd in Sacramento, CA by holding lead-up events in the weeks before the 23rd. Today supporters in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle, Chicago and New … Continue reading
After hunger strike leaders reached an agreement last week with the CDCR to end the hunger strike that swept across California’s prison system, prisoners have started to transition to eating food again. However this transition is both brutal and confusing. … Continue reading
As the situation remains extremely fluid in California, Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity will be continuing to bring updates of the prisoners’ struggle and those who support them. The hunger strike at Pelican Bay may be over, but the prisoners through … Continue reading
The message from Hunger Striking prisoners across California this week is clear: Support from people on the outside is more important than ever. As reported earlier today, mediators from Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity’s Mediation team spoke with hunger strike leaders … Continue reading