Solitary Confinement At Forefront Of Santa Clara County Jail Hunger StrikeAn alleged South Bay gang leader known as 'the rabbit' is opening up about spending over 1,500 days in solitary confinement and a hunger strike that he hoped would cultivate change.
Over 300 Inmates On Hunger Strike Demanding Changes In Jail OperationsMore than 300 Santa Clara County inmates on their fourth day of a two-week hunger strike Thursday demanded sweeping changes to remedy numerous operational deficiencies at the Main Jail in San Jose.
South Bay Jail Inmates Protest Solitary Confinement With Hunger StrikeMore than 100 inmates at the Santa Clara County Jail are refusing to eat in protest of solitary confinement, a practice they believe is cruel.
SFSU Hunger Striker Hospitalized On 8th DayA San Francisco State University student on hunger strike has been hospitalized Monday night, according to organizers.
3 'Frisco Five' Hunger Strikers Released From UCSF HospitalThree of five people who held a hunger strike to protest recent fatal police shootings in San Francisco have been released from University of California at San Francisco Hospital.
Day 8 Of SFSU Student Hunger Strike To Save Ethnic Studies DepartmentFour San Francisco State University students will continue a hunger strike Monday to call attention to alleged attacks by administrators against the university's ethnic studies department.
'Frisco Five' End Hunger Strike After 17 Days Without FoodThe 'Frisco Five' ended their hunger strike Saturday night after nearly 17 days. They are still demanding the firing of police Chief Greg Suhr.
Protesters Rally At City Hall For Hospitalized 'Frisco Five' Hunger StrikersProtesters rallied at San Francisco's City Hall Friday evening to show their support as the so-called #Frisco5 were hospitalized in the 16th day of their hunger strike.
Mayor Turns Down Frisco5 Hunger Strikers Demand Mayor Ed Lee rejected a call for the firing of Police Chief Greg Suhr in a phone conversation with five hunger strikers who are demanding the chief’s removal.
San Francisco Police Chief Cancels Public Appearance After Day Of Protests Against HimSan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr cancelled a planned public appearance with Public Defender Jeff Adachi Tuesday evening after a day of protests calling for him to leave his job.
Bay Area Students Hold Hunger Strike To Raise Awareness About Unaccompanied Minors Crossing The BorderEleven Bay Area students are in the middle of a five day fast in San Francisco to call attention to the plight of children fleeing Central America for the United States.
San Francisco Women Participate In Month-Long Hunger Strike To Push For Immigration ReformA couple dozen women in San Francisco’s Mission District participating in a national month-long hunger strike began fasting Thursday to push lawmakers to act on comprehensive U.S. immigration reform and to stop deportations, activists said.