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Resistance Continues As Historic Prison Strike Enters Fourth Week

Holman Correctional Facility is where some of the first calls originated for a national coordinated prison labor strike, which began on September 9. Now entering its fourth week on Friday, prisoners at Holman are reportedly contemplating further action. On September 28, Alabama news outlet reported Warden Carter F. Davenport The post Resistance Continues As Historic Prison Strike Enters Fourth Week appeared first on Shadowproof.
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