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.


126-150 of 6394 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
6269 2.1 years ago Mary Rothbart Eugene, OR
6268 2.1 years ago Diane Schwarz Cheverly, MD
6267 2.1 years ago Kay Brainerd Belleville , MI
6266 2.1 years ago Ewa Piasecka Warsaw, ot
6265 2.1 years ago JEAN FORBATH Costa Mesa, CA
6264 2.1 years ago Steven Andrychowski New Britain, CT
6263 2.1 years ago Wayne Lewis Galloway, NJ
6262 2.1 years ago Adam Koranyi Tenafly, NJ
6261 2.1 years ago Richard Santos Sedona, AZ
6260 2.1 years ago Anonymous Akron, OH
6259 2.1 years ago Helen Hays Oregon City, OR
6258 2.1 years ago Susan Johnston East Hartford, CT
6257 2.1 years ago Judy Rogers Hawi, HI
6256 2.1 years ago Lauren Steinfeld-Cavuoto Nyack, NY
6255 2.1 years ago Abigail Kaplan Kennett Square, PA
6254 2.1 years ago Anonymous Madison, WI
6253 2.1 years ago Anonymous Portland , OR
6252 2.1 years ago Lester Kober Quinton, NJ As a former prison guard who also as an activist has been arrested and spent a
Few days in jail, I was shocked to feel the weight of the all powerful and absolutely "Criminal" injustice system. ...
6251 2.1 years ago Richard Schwager Santa Barbara, CA
6250 2.1 years ago Michael Tat Allendale, NJ Prisons should be correctional "tough Love" experiences not dungeons.
6249 2.1 years ago michael levinson daly city, CA
6248 2.1 years ago monique La Marca Paris, TX
6247 2.1 years ago Carolyn Knoll Orinda, CA
6246 2.1 years ago Felicia Fitzmeyer MA
6245 2.1 years ago Jim Dorenkott San Francisco, CA
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