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Stand With The California Prison Hunger Strikers

ID Number: 40940
Maker: Artist Unknown
Technique: silkscreen
Date Made: 2011
Place Made: United States: California
Measurements: 52 cm x 33 cm; 20 1/2 in x 13 in
Main Subject: Prisons & Prisoners
Materials: paper (fiber product)
Digitized: Y

Full Text:
Stand With The California Prison Hunger Strikers 5 Demands: 1. End Group Punishment & Administrative Abuse 2. Abolish the Debriefing Policy, and Modify Active/Inactive Gang Status Criteria 3. Comply with the recommendations of the US Commission on Safety and Abuse in Prisons (2006) regarding an end to longterm solitary confinement. 4. Provide Adequate and Nutritious Food 5. Expand and Provide Constructive Programming and Privileges Prisoners in the Security Housing Unit (SHU) at Pelican Bay State Prison (California) began an indefinite hunger strike in July 1, 2011 to protest the cruel and inhumane conditions of their inprisonment. The hunger strike immediately spread to several other prisons. Photo of the Attica Prison Rebellion, September 1971 DC51

Acquisition Number: 2012-033

Copyright Status:
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