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 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.

201-225 of 6391 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
6191 1 year ago Meghan Frost Cheshire, CT
6190 1 year ago Anonymous Dedham, MA
6189 1 year ago Rachel Goldstein Chicago, IL
6188 1 year ago Dodie Shepard Burbank, CA Incarceration is NOT supposed to be confused with punishment, that is punishment enough
6187 1 year ago Patti Miller York, PA
6186 1 year ago Marie Fitzsimmons Jacksonville, FL
6185 1 year ago D.B. Pope Brunson, SC I am ASHAMED of the lack of justice, let alone the treatment, of incarcerated HUMAN BEINGS, in the United States. It's immoral, on EVERY level, unless you're just a horrible person.
6184 1 year ago Sophie and Swirczynski Eugene, OR
6183 1 year ago Anonymous San Francisco, CA
6182 1 year ago Juan de Marchena Bronx, NY
6181 1 year ago Scott Warwick Altadena, CA
6180 1 year ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia PA 19123, PA
6179 1 year ago Jeremy Feldman New York, NY
6178 1 year ago Dr. William 'Skip' Dykoski New Brighton, MN
6177 1 year ago Carol Eberling Chico, CA Having live in N.Y. during "Attica" and the LIES following I make a plea for humanizing the prison system in the USA.
6176 1 year ago Joshua Seff McKinney, TX
6175 1 year ago Drina Gabelica Los Angeles , CA
6174 1 year ago Tito Galdo The Villages, FL
6173 1 year ago Ray Keeling Milford , MI
6172 1 year ago michael woods mukilteo, WA
6171 1 year ago margaret murphy milwaukee, WI
6170 1 year ago Mike Springfield NY, NY When a human being is incarcerated they should be given dignity , basic human rights , at least a min wage for work they do . A Descent amount of living space , Not over crowded Prisons . Clean wat...
6169 1 year ago Clay G. Colson Land O' Lakes, FL
6168 1 year ago Patty Daugharty Eagle River, AK
6167 1 year ago Ana Myriam Castillo HOLLISTER, CA
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