Tell prison administrations: lift ban on SF Bay View newspaper

Prison administrations in several states have banned prisoners from receiving the San Francisco Bay View National Black Newspaper, a grassroots paper that has published articles by and about prisoners for decades. Background:
Un-Ban the Bay View!
13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution
Voice of Detroit: Prisoners Teargassed, Zip-Tied, Left Out in Rain

The bans began in July 2016 in an attempt to silence those preparing for the nationwide prison strike that began on September 9.
 
Since the strike began, dozens of prisoners have reportedly been placed in solitary confinement, transferred to distant facilities, or attacked with weapons and tear gas. In Texas prisons, there has been a spate of suicides.
 
Articles sent from prisons to the SF Bay View reporting these conditions have been continuously intercepted.
 
Denying access to the SF Bay View violates prisoners' rights to freedom of speech and press.

Please sign this petition to prison administrators:

Lift the ban on the San Francisco Bay View newspaper.



1-25 of 7937 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
7937 1 month ago melvin dickson Berkeley, CA Lift the ban on SF Bay View newspaper now
7936 5 months ago Anonymous Bethlehem, PA
7935 6 months ago M.B. Hardy Raleigh, NC The 1st Amendment is for prisoners, too.
7934 6 months ago Anonymous New York, NY
7933 7 months ago Sylvia Piskunov Paterson, NJ
7932 8 months ago Nancy Loewen San Francisco, CA
7931 9 months ago wes howard Hutchins, TX
7930 9 months ago Dena Lenard Addison, TX
7929 9 months ago Inga Jaeger Iowa City, IA
7928 10 months ago Querido Galdo Oakland, CA
7927 10 months ago Ruvita Maharaj Richmond, CA
7926 10 months ago Anonymous Roanoke, VA
7925 10 months ago monica romero san francisco, CA
7924 10 months ago elizabeth ketz-robinson alexandria, VA
7923 10 months ago Arnold Frogel New York, NY
7922 11 months ago Anonymous Lansdale, PA Even prisoners have freedom of the press.
7921 11 months ago Laura Epstein Magnolia, DE
7920 11 months ago Dwight Hilpman Lawrence, KS
7919 11 months ago Tiana Brachel Cartersville, GA
7918 11 months ago David Cotner Ventura, CA
7917 11 months ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL
7916 11 months ago Eileen Bill Santa Rosa, CA
7915 11 months ago Kilaika Baruti fort worth, TX
7914 11 months ago Pamela Vasquez Salem, OR
7913 11 months ago rhonda grewe clinton twp., MI
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