Tell prison administrations: lift ban on SF Bay View newspaper

Prison administrations in several states have banned prisoners from receiving the San Francisco Bay View National Black Newspaper, a grassroots paper that has published articles by and about prisoners for decades. Background:
Un-Ban the Bay View!
13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution
Voice of Detroit: Prisoners Teargassed, Zip-Tied, Left Out in Rain

The bans began in July 2016 in an attempt to silence those preparing for the nationwide prison strike that began on September 9.
 
Since the strike began, dozens of prisoners have reportedly been placed in solitary confinement, transferred to distant facilities, or attacked with weapons and tear gas. In Texas prisons, there has been a spate of suicides.
 
Articles sent from prisons to the SF Bay View reporting these conditions have been continuously intercepted.
 
Denying access to the SF Bay View violates prisoners' rights to freedom of speech and press.

Please sign this petition to prison administrators:

Lift the ban on the San Francisco Bay View newspaper.



1-25 of 7941 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
7941 1 week ago Anonymous Calexico, CA No human rights for people in the
SHU FOR YEARS THATS BAD. BAD BAD
7940 1 month ago Anonymous Arlington , TX
7939 5 months ago Mario Moore Oakland, CA The ban on sfbay view is not rite.lift the ban now
7938 5 months ago Mario Moore Oakland, CA Please take the ban off Sf bayview.
7937 7 months ago melvin dickson Berkeley, CA Lift the ban on SF Bay View newspaper now
7936 11 months ago Anonymous Bethlehem, PA
7935 11 months ago M.B. Hardy Raleigh, NC The 1st Amendment is for prisoners, too.
7934 12 months ago Anonymous New York, NY
7933 1 year ago Sylvia Piskunov Paterson , NJ
7932 1 year ago Nancy Loewen San Francisco, CA
7931 1 year ago wes Howard Hutchins, TX
7930 1 year ago Dena Lenard Addison, TX
7929 1 year ago Inga Jaeger Iowa City, IA
7928 1 year ago Querido Galdo Oakland, CA
7927 1 year ago Ruvita Maharaj Richmond, CA
7926 1 year ago Anonymous Roanoke, VA
7925 1 year ago monica romero San Francisco, CA
7924 1 year ago elizabeth ketz-robinson alexandria, VA
7923 1 year ago Arnold Frogel New York, NY
7922 1 year ago Anonymous Lansdale, PA Even prisoners have freedom of the press.
7921 1 year ago Laura Epstein Magnolia, DE
7920 1 year ago Dwight Hilpman Lawrence, KS
7919 1 year ago Tiana Brachel Cartersville, GA
7918 1 year ago David Cotner Ventura, CA
7917 1 year ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL
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