Prisoners in Pelican Bay SHU go on Indefinite Hunger Strike July 1st!

Prisoners in the Security Housing Unit (SHU) at Pelican Bay State Prison (California) are going on an indefinite hunger strike as of July 1, 2011 to protest the cruel, inhumane, and tortuous conditions of their imprisonment.  The hunger strike has been organized by prisoners in an inspiring show of unity across racial and geographic lines upheld and exacerbated by prison officials. Here you can find updates and more info on the upcoming action, and look into different ways you can get involved and show your solidarity.

Click Here to sign an online petition to support the hunger strike!

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