Portrait of Howard Mechanic

Howard Mechanic has been in prison since February 10, 2000
for his part in a 1970 Anti-Vietnam War Demonstration.

Here's why YOU should care.

Here's how YOU can help.

A letter from prison (3/24/00)

Read The Howard Mechanic Story

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    Media Coverage

    Howard Mechanic's case has been widely covered by the media.
    Please support Howard by writing letters to the editor.
    Here's a sampling of news stories found online:

    Citizen Opinion

    Related Links

    • AZ Common Cause has setup a page cataloging Howard Mechanic's public service. (mirrored locally)
    • Steel Lockdown Mother Jones Magazine - A story about Corrections Corporation of America, the business that runs the prison where Howard is locked up.