The Guardian reports that the prisoners at Pelican Bay along with thousands of others in the California prison system ended their hunger strike last week after prison officials agreed to review their policies. However, as of that time, several hundred prisoners remained on strike (read more here). The prisoners’ core demands included abolition of long term solitary confinement, adequate and nutritious food, and the addition of such privileges as the ability to send one photo to or receive two packages per year from their families and friends.