Supporters of a peaceful hunger strike that began on July 1st. at Pelican Bay State Prison were in front of the court house at about 6 pm tonight. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTqot6IGtkY
Attention: Beginning July 1, 2011, several inmates housed indefinitely in PBSP-SHU D-Facility, Corridor Isolation, will begin an indefinite hunger strike in order to draw attention to, and to peacefully protest, 25 years of torture via CDCR's arbitrary, illegal, and progressively-more-punitive policies and practices, as summarized in the accompanying "Formal Complaint." PBSP-SHU, D-Facility Corridor inmates' hunger strike protest is to continue indefinitely until the following changes are made:
The 5 Demands
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Here's is a short you tube of the orange mob.
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The Huffington Post had this.