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A Human Rights Defender, Facing the Death Penalty

The defiance and kindness of Dr. Mudawi remains extraordinary, though the beatings and detention have taken their toll.

Published: June 7, 2017 at 05:30AM

Opinion By DR. 70 more words

NYT

So How Do You Fake a Hunger Strike During Ramadan? Asking for a friend.

By Marwan Barghouti

May 27, 2017

Hey gang! Big Marwan over here, and welcome to “Blogging with Barghouti“! Coming to you from the belly of the beast in the Zionist Entity’s biggest, baddest, most inhumane jail. 52 more words

Israellycool

Joining Hands for Just-Us: International Resistance Confronts Repression

A Solidarity message by Bro Khalfani Malik Khaldun to the hunger strikers / resisters inside:

May 23, 2017

All Power To The People,

Repression is an expression of fascism at the hands of our kkkapitalist oppressors, who have been given charge of our care inside these prison plantations. 395 more words

Khalfani Khaldun

A Savage Hunger

A Savage Hunger  by Claire McGowan

I won’t spend too much time on this book as it’s not worth it. It’s cac (that’s Gaelic for shit). 526 more words

Ireland

Shadowproof: Ohio Prisoners begin Hunger Strike following punishment for appearing on Netflix show, “Captive”

This comes from Shadowproof written by Brian Sonenstein, March 3rd, 2017:

On February 27, Ohio prisoners Siddique Abdullah Hasan and Jason Robb began a hunger strike after officials at the Ohio State Penitentiary suspended their phone and email access for 90 days. 125 more words

Newsblog

Class Conflict in the Suffragette Movement

Suffragettes: The Fight for Votes for Women

Edited by Joyce Marlow

Virago Press (2000)

Book Review

This is a somewhat unconventional account of the 100 year battle British women fought to win the vote. 184 more words

Hidden History