Hunger Strike at Pelican Bay Prison
The Left and the Law. Thousands of prisoners California's Pelican Bay Prison and throughout the state have been on a hunger strike to protest arbitrary sentences to solitary confinement. Attorney Mike Snedeker and psychologist Jan Haaken discuss the conditions and the reasons for the strike.
There will be a rally in solidarity with the strikers Monday, July 8 at 7:30 pm in Chapman Square Park, SW 3d and Main in Portland, followed by a mobile dance party and noise demo.