Important Alert: Fight new prison censorship rulez

indeed. #InSolidarity … what information was not forwarded to me from my family probably brought us to a divorce because he couldn’t say it out loud or in counselling what he wrote in his letters. sigh, sad really.

Moorbey'z Blog

“They want to be free to pursue the maintenance of the SHU torture units and the expansion of the prison industrial complex (and the ever-growing portion of the public’s tax dollars) without the prospect of legitimate criticism and the voice of opposition.”

Prisoner in Corcoran State Prison SHU

We need your help. Under the guise of “obscenity” regulations, the California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR) has proposed sweeping new political censorship rules for mail going both into and out of the prisons.

If these changes are approved, CDCR will permanently ban any documents it defines as “contraband,” including political publications and correspondence that should be protected by First Amendment constitutional rights.

The proposed regulations are designed with two main purposes: to censor writings that educate the public about what is actually occurring inside the prisons, and to stifle the intellectual and political education and organizing of…

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