Love Letter to the Community from inside a Washington State Corrections Center

WA Corrections Center – August 13, 2020 Putting my thoughts on paper sometimes is a way to escape the reality of the existence I am currently surviving. It’s during times like these that I am even more motivated to get my voice out to the free world. Given the current state of things we faceContinue reading “Love Letter to the Community from inside a Washington State Corrections Center”

THE USE OF SOLITARY CONFINEMENT IN WASHINGTON STATE’S DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS IS TORTURE, AND IT MUST STOP.

The United Nations has called upon all countries to ban the solitary confinement as early as eight years ago (UN News 2011). In 2018, Gali Katznelson and J. Wesley Boyd concluded that Solitary Confinement was “Torture, Pure and Simple,” in an article by that subtitle in Psychology Today (Psychology Today 2018). They assert that “despiteContinue reading “THE USE OF SOLITARY CONFINEMENT IN WASHINGTON STATE’S DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS IS TORTURE, AND IT MUST STOP.”

A Call to Action

The community incarcerated at Clallam Bay Correctional Center (CBCC) have observed a peaceful hunger strike to improve conditions on the inside. The Department of Corrections (DOC) has retaliated against them and is isolating anyone that they suspect is connected to the hunger strikes. This includes transferring folks to further isolated spaces, placing the populations onContinue reading “A Call to Action”

CBCC HUNGER STRIKE 2019

On Monday, October 7, 2019 several prisoners at the Clallum Bay Correctional Facility began to observe a Hunger Strike. Below is their list of demands: TO: The Department of Corrections and Clallum Bay Correctional Center Given our current situation and increasingly detrimental conditions, we have no choice but to search for an alternative to makeContinue reading “CBCC HUNGER STRIKE 2019”

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