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.



126-150 of 7937 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
7812 1 year ago Taliah Mirmalek Oakland, CA
7811 1 year ago John Hauf Fairfax, CA
7810 1 year ago Desiree Whitney Northville, MI
7809 1 year ago George Cammarota San Jose, CA
7808 1 year ago Paola Viteri Flushing, NY
7807 1 year ago Ms. Kujichagulia Oakland, CA End racism and all forms of injustice!
7806 1 year ago Ellen Taylor Petrolia, CA Prisoners' first amendment rights must be respected in order for them to
have faith in the society they are part of.
Lift the ban!
7805 1 year ago Diana Zuniga Norwalk, CA
7804 1 year ago D Nunns Soquel, CA Please bring the San Francisco Bay View newspaper back into prisons. Allow prisoners to know that they are not forgotten, and give them hope for the future so that they won't commit suicide in pri...
7803 1 year ago Joseph Skues Harrison Township, MI Each state needs a citizens committee to supervise their wardens. It is a Citizens Grand Jury that instructed us to set them up in Williams v. U.S. 1992. Learn to create one for your county at htt...
7802 1 year ago LINDA ARINNA Weisman SAN FRANCISCO, CA Please let this ban
7801 1 year ago Kristin Soerianata NY
7800 1 year ago Diana Wu CA
7799 1 year ago Marissa Robbins CA
7798 1 year ago geri silva santa monica, CA
7797 1 year ago Doris Katzen Aptos, CA
7796 1 year ago Anonymous Las Vegas, NV
7795 1 year ago Ava Zarich Brooklyn, NY
7794 1 year ago Amanda Kemphues Los Angeles, CA
7793 1 year ago joyce banzhaf grass valley, CA
7792 1 year ago Enzo Bard Baldwin, NY
7791 1 year ago Anonymous Alameda, CA
7790 1 year ago Thomas Crumly CA
7789 1 year ago Oliver Zerrudo CA
7788 1 year ago Anonymous CA
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