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Tag: Hunger strikers at Pelican Bay
by Heshima Denham of The Amend the 13th Working Group Greetings, sisters and brothers....
Roughly 80,000 people are held in solitary in the United States on any given day, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, in many cases for minor violations of prison rules (or no violation at all – ed.). Much of the momentum in the movement to reform the use of solitary confinement in the United States comes from the work of prisoners themselves.