Tag Archives: resistance

“We Are Not Done”: Policy, Protections, and the People’s Struggle for Pride

June is Pride Month. It is a time to celebrate. It’s also a time to remember the struggle for equal rights, a history we are continually encouraged to forsake, fragment, and forget. Far-reaching state laws criminalize teachers who dare break … Continue reading

 327 total views,  1 views today

Posted in LGBTQ | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on “We Are Not Done”: Policy, Protections, and the People’s Struggle for Pride

The Sound Before the Fury: The California Prison Hunger Strike

Beginning on July 1, 2011, hundreds of prisoners of all races in California’s Pelican Bay SHU (“Security Housing Unit”) began a historic hunger strike to demand an end to the cruel and inhumane treatment that they suffer under – including … Continue reading

Posted in Human Rights, National, Politics, Prisoners | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Sound Before the Fury: The California Prison Hunger Strike