California inmates launch biggest hunger strike in state’s history

California inmates launch biggest hunger strike in state’s history | World news | guardian.co.uk.

30,000 prisoners go on hunger strike. This type of protest should not be taken lightly. People do not go hungry in the presence of food without strong cause.

Putting someone in solitary confinement for decades seems to be as egregious a crime as whatever it is that put these folks in prison in the first place.

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