Tags Work stoppage or strike planned for prisons across the U.S. in protest of prison slave labor
Tag: work stoppage or strike planned for prisons across the U.S. in protest of prison slave labor
On Labor Day here at the William P. Clements Unit, a prison in remote Amarillo, Texas, the prisoners awoke to a late breakfast: a single PBJ sandwich, a small bowl of dry cereal and no beverage. This grossly inadequate meal, which is our common fare during institution-wide lockdowns, signaled that a weeks- or months-long lockdown was in effect. Hunger pangs set in almost immediately.