Facing Race: A National Conference in St. Louis, MO — November 20-22, 2024

Sandra Ojeda

Semillas Arizona

Presentations from Facing Race 2022

How to Organize a Hunger Strike in Detention Center

In 2015 after the death of Jose de Jesus in Eloy Detention Center, over 200 inmates organized a hunger strike. Simultaneously a rally was being held outside by families of detainees. This breakout session will go over the process, strategy, and consequences of hunger strike while in detention / prison.

Speakers: Juan Miguel Cornejo Millan, Sandra Ojeda