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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


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


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

33.4 - In the Mordovian Camps [December 1974]

<< No 33 : 10 December 1974 >>

On the railway line running southeast from Moscow to Ryazan and eastwards to Ruzayevka (in Mordovia) lies the station of Zubova Polyana, 441 kilometres from Moscow. 4,278 more words

Judicial Repression

33.1 - Political Prisoner’s Day in the USSR [30 October 1974]

<< No 33 : 10 December 1974 >>

According to advance information received from the labour camps of Mordovia and Perm, a decision was taken there to designate 30 October 1974… 3,237 more words

Judicial Repression

33.2 - Food Norms for Prisoners [1974]

<< No 33 : 10 December 1974 >>

[1]  The food norms[1] in strict-regime corrective labour colonies are:

Judicial Repression