WATCH: Solidarity Demonstrations in Florida Support National Prison Strike Day

Members of Everglades Earth First, including GJEP’s Ruddy Turnstone, took part in protests in solidarity with National Prison Strike Day held Sept. 9. Via Evergladesearthfirst.net On Friday, September 9, protesters with Black Lives Matter Alliance Broward, South Florida Food Not… Read More

WATCH: Rally at Coleman Prison in Support of Prisoner Strike

Originally published by ItsGoingDown.org: Activists from across Florida, including GJEP’s own GE Trees campaigner Ruddy Turnstone (who is operating the megaphone in the video below), attended a demonstration Sept. 9, focused on calling attention to the modern-day slavery… Read More

Why Today’s National Prison Strike Should Matter to Everyone

Incarcerated people and their supporters are observing National Prison Strike today on the 45th anniversary of the Attica prison uprising. Host Eleanor Goldfield explains why today’s prison strike matters on Occupy.org’s Act Out show. If you are looking to stay up to date, Mask… Read More

Prison Strikes Planned Sept. 9 on Anniversary of Attica Uprising

Via Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee: On Friday, Sept. 9, on the 45th anniversary of the Attica Uprising in New York, prisoners are calling for a general strike across all prisons in the United States against prison slavery. As… Read More