Prison Hunger Strikes: How Prisoners Weaponize their Lives to Win Dignity – April 11, 2023, 1pm EDT / 6pm UTC
How do prison hunger strikers achieve demands? How do they stay connected with the outside world in a space that is designed to cut them off from that world? And why would a prisoner put their lives at risk by refusing to eat or, at times, drink? This webinar’s critical and grassroots understanding of prison hunger strikes fully centers the voices of hunger strikers. The analysis results in actionable takeaways that will be as useful to prison activists as they will be to their allies around the world. Register today.
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