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Celebrities join prison hunger
strikers in protesting isolation

Los Angeles Times, by Paige St. John

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Sacramento - Gloria Steinem, Jesse Jackson, Bonnie Raitt and Jay Leno have joined prison hunger strikers in calling for an end to California´s use of solitary confinement to control prison gang violence. The civil rights crusaders, singer and late-night comedian are among those who signed a letter sent Monday to Gov. Jerry Brown. The letter calls isolation units "extensions of the same inhumanity practiced at Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay." The letter to Brown, to be followed by a demonstration Tuesday at the Capitol, was arranged by the National Religion Campaign Against Torture and local

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Having never been to Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay, it would be difficult for me to comment on the conditions there for the captured Al Qaeda terrorists. But, I did stay at many a Holiday Inns. Jackasses. I would only wish that the military tribunals had met secretly and executed as many as possible.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Emmajustin, 7/30/2013 1:47:20 AM     (No. 9449054)

Man, just when I was starting to like Jay Leno.
Prison isolation is TOO GOOD for the thugs.
We need to bring back chain gangs!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: iamtinman, 7/30/2013 2:08:14 AM     (No. 9449063)

Rhetorical overkill from people who should know better!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 7/30/2013 2:16:16 AM     (No. 9449067)

,,,why not have the celebrities open their homes as half way houses, then we can just let of some of these upstanding citizens stay with them...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Spidey, 7/30/2013 2:52:31 AM     (No. 9449075)

These jokers really need to get a life.I mean a crusade to stop solitary confinement? People get those cells for a reason. Let Leno or one of them house these people and see how they like it.

I probably agree that being in an isolated cell lacks humanity but they should have thought about that before they committed a crime or broke jail rules.

I can´t see the prison guard unions going for this at all.Brown may be a liberal but he´s not this stupid.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: KTWO, 7/30/2013 2:56:38 AM     (No. 9449077)

The celebrities should support the hunger strike by joining it and refusing to eat.

Now don´t let me down.

It could be a reality TV show. Every week viewers would see each one and how much weight they lost. And for 99 cents make a bet on who would die next.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MindMadeUp, 7/30/2013 3:02:02 AM     (No. 9449079)

Yes, the prisons should just give up and make private meeting rooms available for the prison gangs. It´s just too mean to put murderous gang leaders off in rooms by themselves where they can´t even conspire to smuggle in drugs, knife inmates who get in the way, and, oh, maybe kill a guard or two.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: woofwoofwoof, 7/30/2013 3:02:34 AM     (No. 9449080)

So, Leno prefers flogging, or wot?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Daisymae, 7/30/2013 3:21:51 AM     (No. 9449092)

#5, now that´s entertainment. Can we bring the Baldwin brothers up, or Sean Penn? The menu o deserving characters grows every day.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 7/30/2013 3:50:54 AM     (No. 9449105)

I thought Jay Leno had more sense, but I´m not surprised at the others who are involved in this.



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Reply 10 - Posted by: Crosscut, 7/30/2013 4:02:54 AM     (No. 9449108)

Disappointed in Leno, but not surprised. The people who manage prisons know what they are doing and how to handle these savages. Almost all convicts cannot be rehabbed and are best locked up and off the streets.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: miceal, 7/30/2013 4:27:43 AM     (No. 9449123)

Celebrities...is the NOTHING they don´t know about....?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Merlin251, 7/30/2013 4:30:30 AM     (No. 9449126)

If these naive Hollywood Celebritards were forced to spend only a few short minutes in a cell with some of these amoral and ruthless animals their tune would change rather quickly. Prison is William Golding´s "The Lord of the Flies in real life, and the island is simply a metaphor for prison!!!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: CEP, 7/30/2013 4:53:50 AM     (No. 9449133)

It is probably going to be marketed as the newest fad hollywood diet and be shown on the Dr. Oz show or maybe Oprahs favorite things.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: mws50, 7/30/2013 5:51:50 AM     (No. 9449142)

I agree with these celebrities. Let´s ban solitary confinement. If a prisoner does something so bad to warrant solitary confinement, shoot him.


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Reply 15 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 7/30/2013 6:05:28 AM     (No. 9449149)

I suggest these ´Know-it-Alls´, spend a week working as a prison guard.

I´m sure they would change their tune!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Bevan, 7/30/2013 7:42:08 AM     (No. 9449238)

Let them all in general population and kill each other. It will solve the crowding problem.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 7/30/2013 7:47:28 AM     (No. 9449246)

These celebrities no doubt mean well, though some may be seeking attention or preening for the public eye. The problem is that they do not know what they are talking about. They are guided solely by their feelings of compassion, pity and righteous indignation and have clearly not thought the matter through or even bothered to educate themselves about the nature of the problem of gang-related violence in prisons. Touring a prison and talking to inmates for a few minutes is no substitute for genuine knowledge and experience. I would like to hear of at least one of them spending some time in the environment before gracing us with their moral sentiments and advice as to how to manage these prisoners. Let them shadow a real prison guard for a month, acquire some first hand knowledge, and then report their findings and opinions to us. Even then they would be ignorant of the scientific data behind correctional practices - but at least they would have an inkling of what is going on.

High-minded moralizing and self-righteous indignation about matters one knows absolutely nothing about or, worse still, about which one is positively misinformed, seems to be a growing problem these days.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: earlybird, 7/30/2013 9:03:36 AM     (No. 9449361)

The inhabitants of the part of solitary that is talked about here should have been executed. The ringleader received a death sentence but has been on hold, stirring up werious trouble, ever since.

I am sick of bleeding hearts, celebrity or otherwise.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: drkillj0y, 7/30/2013 2:47:00 PM     (No. 9449957)

Fine.
These celebritards can just put those convicts up in their home for the duration.

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