A nationwide prison strike planned Friday has Florida’s jails and state prisons on high alert through the weekend, bracing for possible upheavals by inmates protesting what they say is inhumane and violent treatment.
As we build momentum towards the September 9th national prison strike, we want to reflect on lessons learned from past generations of prison rebels, as well as how we can maintain energy on September 10th and beyond.
Holman Has Erupted Again...
August 1, 2016 @3:30pm
Several prisoners and at least 1 CO were injured in an altercation which lead to this recent barricade of prisoners at Holman prison.
Cert Team en route. Prisoners are barricaded in C Dorm which houses 114 prisoners.
Call and write the Alabama Department of Corrections:
I have a loved one at Moberly Unit, in Moberly, Missouri. Where a tornado touched down a few nights ago.
The answer of the facility to safety for the inmates was to leave them in their 8-10 ft cells, where the only air flow they have is windows. Yeah!
A reflection on the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party by an IWOC member.
Salutations to my fellow soldiers of our rights,
I would like to share some vital information that may be pertinent to anyone who is interested in fighting for the working/lower class of America. This is a clear example of unity. It is proof that if we all come together we can be a force to be reckoned with.
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Waupun, WI- Prisoners at Waupun Correctional Institute (WCI) have vowed to protest conditions by refusing to eat, starting on June 10th. They insist that solitary confinement is torture and demand that Wisconsin cease the practice. “This aim is not to facilitate death, but to facilitate human dignity and humanitarian accountability,” said Cesar Deleon, one of the protesting prisoners.