Support the Pelican Bay hunger strike

Support the Pelican Bay hunger strike

SF Bay View, July 3rd 2013

by Shaka At-thinnin

In their ongoing plea for justice and humane treatment, the inmates confined in the Security Housing Unit program at Pelican Bay State Prison must continue to use the only peaceful means available that will draw proper attention to their plight, a hunger strike. Going through a long term hunger strike involves every aspect of your being, physical, mental and emotional.

'Black August' by Rashid Johnson
“Black August” by Kevin Rashid Johnson

It requires a very strong will, determination and a true purpose as a driving force. The driving force in this is showing the world what actually goes on within the concentration camps outside the view of those this forced treatment would purportedly serve and bring an end to this cruel and inhumane reality once and for all.

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