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ICE Detainees In Boston Jail Reportedly On Hunger Strike
Community groups say the detainees sent jail officials a list of their grievances.
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ICE Force-Feeding Detainees On Hunger Strike
Immigration and Customs Enforcement says 11 detainees at the El Paso Processing Center have been refusing food. Detainees and attorneys say it's more.
How The U.S. Marshals And Bureau Of Prisons Are Trying To Break My Hunger Strike
Imprisoned human rights activist, alleged Anonymous hacker, an...
My plan is to offer only non-violent resistance, and let come what may. If they want me to have medical discussions or consent
Hacker Activist Continues 18-Day Hunger Strike, Despite New Felony Charges
Martin Gottesfeld's not backing down anytime soon in his fight to raise awareness around institutional child abuse.
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Why This Activist Hacker Is Launching A Hunger Strike In Jail
Martin Gottesfeld has two demands.
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Chelsea Manning To Receive Gender Transition Treatment After Army Agrees
By Eric Beech, Reuters
Manning ended her hunger strike after the Army complied to her request.
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Chelsea Manning Begins Hunger Strike: 'I Need Help. I Am Not Getting Any.'
“Until I am shown dignity and respect as a human again, I shall endure this pain before me."
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Mothers In Immigrant Detention Vow To Continue Hunger Strike Until They're Released -- Or Dead
Many contend their rights were violated in previous deportation decisions.
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India's 'Iron Lady' Ends Her 16-Year Hunger Strike
Irom Sharmila's long protest won her worldwide recognition.
ARTS & CULTURE
Activism And Art: Voicing Bapu Surat Singh Khalsa’s Hunger Strike Through #Art4Justice
The #Art4Justice exhibition will continue its tour in the UK. For more information or if you would like to organize an exhibition
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How An Iranian Rights Activist's Hunger Strike Is Exposing The Nation's Brutal Prison System
By Flora Bagenal, Women & Girls Hub
One month into her hunger strike, jailed Iranian human rights activist Narges Mohammadi has gained an army of supporters
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Iranian Prisoners Continue Defiant Hunger Strikes
Hamid Yazdan Panah
Iranian activist and attorney in the US
A coordinated hunger strike by Iranian political prisoners is gaining international support and reminding the world that the Iranian dissident movement is far from defeated.
May 2nd Marks Five Months Since SFPD Killed Mario Woods, and, Unacceptably, Things Are Getting Worse
Founder, Racy Conversations, Racial Equity Trainer, Government...
On April 26, 2016, Adachi released text messages by another group of SFPD officers, using racist and homophobic slurs and
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Immigration Detainees Begin Hunger Strike At Georgia Center
Detainees and guards at the rural facility clashed last year.
Asylum Seekers To Hillary Clinton: Don't Let Us Be Deported To Our Deaths
At least 100 asylum seekers could be deported next week to Bangladesh, where they fear they could be killed.
CULTURE & ARTS
Two Little Piggies: How a Cuban Artist's Protest Went Viral
Barbara E. Joe
author, human rights activist, Spanish interpreter
He had carefully painted, using bright red capital letters, the names "FIDEL" and "RAUL" onto two squirming piglets. It's traditional in Cuba between Christmas and New Year's to release pigs to be kept by anyone who can catch them. But Danilo never got to release his pigs.
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