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 7941 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
7816 2 years ago Brandon Brown El Cerrito, CA
7815 2 years ago Yessica Gonzalez Los Angeles, CA
7814 2 years ago Adaline Jyurovat Boulder, CO
7813 2 years ago Stephen Jones NY
7812 2 years ago Taliah Mirmalek Oakland, CA
7811 2 years ago John Hauf Fairfax, CA
7810 2 years ago Desiree Whitney Northville, MI
7809 2 years ago George Cammarota San Jose, CA
7808 2 years ago Paola Viteri Flushing, NY
7807 2 years ago Ms. Kujichagulia Oakland, CA End racism and all forms of injustice!
7806 2 years 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 2 years ago Diana Zuniga Norwalk, CA
7804 2 years ago D Nunns Santa Cruz, 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 2 years 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 2 years ago LINDA ARINNA Weisman SAN FRANCISCO, CA Please let this ban
7801 2 years ago Kristin Soerianata NY
7800 2 years ago Diana Wu CA
7799 2 years ago Marissa Robbins CA
7798 2 years ago geri silva santa monica, CA
7797 2 years ago Doris Katzen Aptos, CA
7796 2 years ago Anonymous Las Vegas, NV
7795 2 years ago Ava Zarich Brooklyn, NY
7794 2 years ago Amanda Kemphues Los Angeles, CA
7793 2 years ago Joyce Banzhaf Grass Valley, CA
7792 2 years ago Enzo Bard Baldwin, NY
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