Things weren’t going well for Sigmund, a caricature artist who lived above the bicycle shop downtown. He had very little money. He had no one to love or to be loved. 826 more words
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30 OCTOBER 1976 – POLITICAL PRISONERS’ DAY
In 1976 Political Prisoners’ Day was observed for the third time. In camps and prisons the traditional hunger-strikes took place on that day; over sixty people took part. 3,312 more words
Locked Up & and Neglected After Fleeing Danger, Immigrant Women Detainees Launch Hunger Strike in Texas, NOVEMBER 06, 2015
Below is a link to the Democracy Now piece about the women’s hunger strike in USA refugee detention prisons.
The link has the video and also the transcript of that portion of the show which aired on 6.11.2015… 204 more words
As is the case every Monday, Bill and Wendy are joined by the self-appointed ‘incomparable’ Eric Zorn. They chat hunger strikes, Donald Trump, the rest of the Presidential race, Jorge Ramos, and more. 9 more words