Stand in Solidarity with Prisoners Striking for Human Rights

A multi-state prison strike has been organized to address a number of prison injustices, such as toxic work conditions, extreme heat, insufficient access to healthcare and contaminated drinking/bathing water. The strike begins on the 45th anniversary of the 1971 Attica uprising. Related Petitions:
> Summer Heat Serves Texas Prisoners an Early Death Sentence
> Contaminated Water Causes Cancer in Prison
> Prisoners Forced to Work in Toxic, Hazardous Conditions
> End Legal Slavery in U.S. Prisons

RootsAction.org stands in solidarity with Prison Radio, the Prison Ecology Project, and thousands of incarcerated men and women.

Click below to sign this petition now:

I stand in solidarity with the thousands of incarcerated men and women who, beginning on September 9, 2016, will take a stand against civil and environmental injustices in their respective prisons by going on strike.


101-125 of 6394 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
6294 2.1 years ago Dave Joseph Lincoln, NE
6293 2.1 years ago Trudi Wallace Raleigh, NC
6292 2.1 years ago wandis wilcox aptos, CA We certainly don't live by our so-called christian values, such as: "Do unto others as you'd have them do unto you". Treating prisoners worse than dogs and expecting them to do right when released ...
6291 2.1 years ago Merrill Dellas Santa Rosa, CA
6290 2.1 years ago Nancy Thompson Whiting, IN
6289 2.1 years ago Keith Augusto Las Vegas, NV
6288 2.1 years ago Destinee Means Raleigh, NC
6287 2.1 years ago kate nyne oakland, CA
6286 2.1 years ago Susan Kilgore Lummi Island, WA
6285 2.1 years ago Liz Schwartz Arroyo Seco, NM
6284 2.1 years ago Anonymous New Ulm, MN
6283 2.1 years ago Leuise Crumble Chicago, IL
6282 2.1 years ago Tierra Rucker Flowery Branch, GA
6281 2.1 years ago Genevieve Miller Vienna, VA
6280 2.1 years ago Lou-Anne Amberg Corvallis, OR
6279 2.1 years ago Philip Spadaro Constantia, NY
6278 2.1 years ago Steven Hernandez Long Beach, CA
6277 2.1 years ago Robert Barrett Toronto, ON
6276 2.1 years ago Eldon Grossman Chicago, IL
6275 2.1 years ago Jennifer Wyatt Seattle, WA
6274 2.1 years ago Anonymous CA Treat prisoners like the humans they are. Think about how you would like to be treated.
6273 2.1 years ago Susan Perez Oakland, CA
6272 2.1 years ago Wm Smith Mountain View, MO., MO http://nesaralaw.us
6271 2.1 years ago Carol Krez Langley, WA
6270 2.1 years ago Anonymous napa, CA
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