Tag Archives: Pelican Bay SHU hunger strike

Support striking prisoners!

Since February, prisoners at Guantanamo Bay have carried on a massive hunger strike to protest indefinite detention in abusive conditions with no end in sight…. On July 8th California prisoners being held in solitary confinement at the Pelican Bay “security housing unit” (SHU) for indeterminate periods will resume their hunger strike. Continue reading

Posted in Marxist-Humanism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

July-August 2013 issue of News & Letters is now online

News & Letters, July – August 2013. Lead: Turkey, Syria and Iran at crossroads of world revolt; From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya: ‘Russia more than ever full of revolutionaries…’; Editorial: Support striking prisoners!; Essay: Communization theory and its discontents truncate Marx’s dialectic; Workshop Talks: The boss is spying; Revolutionary from Turkey speaks; Brazil’s uprising; Teacher and school struggles; and more… Continue reading

Posted in Marxist-Humanism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Latino voice reaches beyond SHU walls

From the July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters: Latino voice reaches beyond SHU walls Pelican Bay, Calif.—I have been a prisoner at Pelican Bay State Prison Security Housing Unit (SHU) for well over 20 years. As is the case with so … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist-Humanism | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

From the belly of the beast—Pelican Bay prisoners speak

From the July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters: From the belly of the beast—Pelican Bay prisoners speak A new pamphlet From the Introduction: Hunger strikes by California prisoners, fighting perpetual solitary confinement, arose in mid-summer 2011 and the fall just when … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist-Humanism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Red Onion prisoners STRIKE!

From the July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters: Red Onion prisoners STRIKE! Wise County, Va.—On May 19 an inmate from Red Onion State Prison (ROSP) phoned a member of Supporting Prisoners and Acting for Radical Change (SPARC), informing her that on … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist-Humanism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Occupy defies attacks

From the new January-February 2012 issue of News & Letters: Editorial Occupy defies attacks As 2012 opened, governments from federal to local grabbed more powers of repression, reflecting the failure of their attempts to crush the Occupy Movement with brute … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist-Humanism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

New September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters now available online

New September-October issue of News & Letters now available online at http://newsandletters.org/issues/2011/Sep-Oct/index.asp News & Letters, Vol. 56, No. 5 September-October 2011 You may view this issue of News & Letters in pdf form here Lead Political spectacles cannot hide reality of … Continue reading

Posted in Marxist-Humanism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment