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This Week in Palestine, May 5, 2017 (tags)

Ex-Palestinian political detainee dies this week due to hunger strike as more political detainees join the protest, in the meantime US President Trump promise this week to push the stalled peace process forward. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned.

This Week in Palestine, April 21, 2017 (tags)

Hundreds of Palestinian political detainees held by Israel announce this week an open ended hunger strike, meanwhile Israeli troops kill a Palestinian man during a West Bank attack.

Philippines: Police shoot hungry protesters (tags)

On April 1, police opened fire on indigenous and rural poor protesters who were blocking the highway into Kidapawan in the landlocked province of Cotabato on the island of Mindanao, killing three protesters and injuring at least 116.

Philippines: Fast-track legislation to end hunger (tags)

Akbayan party-list today reiterated its call for the enactment of urgent reforms to address and stave off incidence of hunger across the country.

Nazism in Israel (tags)

Israel

Israel Imprisons Muhammad Allan Again (tags)

Israel

Low-Wage America (tags)

social injustice

Israeli High Court Frees Muhammad Allan (tags)

Israel

Updating Muhammad Allan's Status (tags)

Israel

New York Times Mocks Palestinian Hunger Striker Near Death (tags)

NYT

Israel Conditions Palestinian Hunger Striker's Release on Accepting Forced Exile (tags)

Israel

Palestinian Hunger Striker Muhammad Allan's Life Hangs by a Thread (tags)

Israel

Obama Wants Gitmo Hunger Striker Tariq Ba Odah Dead (tags)

police state

Palestinian Political Prisoners Protest Israeli Oppression (tags)

Israel

Palestinian Hunger Striker Near Death (tags)

Israel

July 2015 Honduras Coup update (tags)

https://sydneywithhonduras.wordpress.com/ The July Honduras coup summary is up... this time a lot of the repression was against hunger strikers, students linked to occupations, journalists and human rights defenders. Things are getting to an impossible point for many and there is some hope about how this rage be channelled.

Israeli Doctors Refuse Force-Feeding Order (tags)

Israel

Israel's Genocidal War on Palestine Rages (tags)

Israel

Israel Declares War on Palestinian Hunger Strikers (tags)

Israel

Choice for Greeks: Rebel, Leave or Starve (tags)

Greece

Honduras Coup, 6 years on (tags)

6 years into the coup, the news for June 2015 of political persecution against indigenous peoples, activists, journalists, and lgbti activists. A look at the current situation of crisis and grassroots movement with the IHSS crisis.

Khader Adnan Ends Hunger Strike (tags)

Israel

Israel Is Murdering Khader Adnan (tags)

Israel

Israel Intends Force-Feeding Palestinian Hunger Strikers (tags)

Israel

Khader Adnan: Hunger Striking for Justice (tags)

Israel

Appalling Israeli Treatment of Palestinian Prisoners (tags)

Israel

Hunger Striking for Liberation and Justice (tags)

Israel

America's Hidden Hunger Crisis (tags)

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Samer Issawi's Liberating Struggle (tags)

Israel

Dorothee Soelle: Teacher of God and Prophetess (tags)

Twenty years ago Dorothee Soelle warned of that totalitarian religion in North America that is in power today. She spoke of “Christo-fascism” and meant the “Christian” glossing over a capitalist system that goes along with murder, exploitation and destruction.

Hunger in America (tags)

hunger

Guantanamo Hunger Striking Continues (tags)

police state

Torture by Design: Saying No to the Architecture of Solitary Confinement (tags)

Friday, August 16 marked the 40th consecutive day of a multi-ethnic statewide prisoner hunger strike initiated from inside the Security Housing Unit (SHU) of California's Pelican Bay State Prison. As the horror of solitary confinement comes under increasing scrutiny in the US and around the world, human rights activists are confronting this public health and safety epidemic from a variety of angles. One group, called Architects/Designers/Planners for Social Responsibility has challenged solitary confinement in US prisons by recently launching a Change.org petition asking the American Institute of Architects to amend its Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct to prohibit the design of spaces for killing, torture, and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment.

Opening the Box: Sarah Shourd on Herman Wallace, CA Hunger Strikers & Solitary Confinement (tags)

Herman Wallace of the Angola 3 has been transferred out of solitary confinement, as Louisiana’s Hunt prison reduced his classification from maximum to medium security. Herman is now staying at the prison hospital in a 10-bunk dorm, with access to a day room, and does not have to wear leg irons anymore. While celebrating the more human conditions, Herman and the International Coalition to Free the Angola 3 emphasize that the transfer from solitary is not enough. They are asking folks to continue supporting Amnesty International’s call for humane release.

Gitmo Force-Feeding Continues Through Ramadan (tags)

Gitmo

Palestinian Prisoners Day (tags)

Israel

Hunger Striking for Liberation, Justice and Dignity (tags)

Israel

Guantanamo Hunger Strike Spreads (tags)

Guantanamo

Samer Easawi: Hunger Striking for Justice (tags)

Israel

Palestinian Hunger Striking Steadfastness (tags)

Israel

Premeditated Israeli Violence (tags)

Israel

Injured Workers Sew Lips Shut in Hunger Strike to the Death (tags)

Injured workers from the General Motors Colmotores assembly plant in Bogota, Colombia, after a year occupying the sidewalk in front of the U.S. Embassy, sew their lips shut in hunger strike they are determined to carry out until General Motors Colmotores resolves their situation. They are prepared to give their lives so that workers do not continue to be exploited by multinational corporations in Colombia.

Israel Reneges on Hunger Striker Deal (tags)

Israel

Palestinian Footballer Wins Release (tags)

Israel

Palestinian Footballer Near Death (tags)

Israel

Palestinian Hunger Strikes Continue (tags)

Israel

Baghdadi Mahmoudi Faces Torture and Death in Libya (tags)

Libya

BTL:Jailed Palestinian Hunger Strikers Win Concessions from Israelis on Improved Prison Co (tags)

Interview with Saher Francis, human rights lawyer and director of Addameer, a prisoner support and human rights association based in the West Bank, conducted by Melinda Tuhus

Continuing Palestinian Hunger Strikes (tags)

Israel

Hunger Strike Deal (tags)

Israel

Israeli and Palestinian Protests (tags)

Israel

BTL:Palestinian Prisoner Hunger Strike Marks Renewed Emphasis on Nonviolent Resistance (tags)

Interview with Mazin Qumsiyeh, a Palestinian American activist and author of “Popular Resistance in Palestine: A History of Hope and Empowerment”, conducted by Melinda Tuhus

Student confronts police (tags)

Student confronts police presence at CSUN hunger strike. Escalation not caught on tape. This is the reaction. 4 mim 44 sec video

Solidarity with Palestinian Hunger Strikers (tags)

Israel

Israel Toughens Prison Harshness (tags)

Israel

Abdulhadi Alkhawaja Painfully Force-Fed (tags)

Bahrain

Dying to Live Free (tags)

Israel

Khader Adnan: Freed for How Long? (tags)

Israel

Mass Palestinian Prisoner Hunger Strike (tags)

Israel

Abdulhadi Alkhawaja Near Death (tags)

Bahrain

Palestinian Hunger Strikers for Justice (tags)

Israel

Israeli Court Enforces Hana Shalabi Injustice (tags)

Israel

Freedom or Death (tags)

Israel

Resisting Israeli Oppression Courageously (tags)

Israel

Hana Shalabi: Hunger Striking for Justice (tags)

Israel

Hunger Striking for Justice (tags)

Israel

What the Azeris Don't Want to Admit about Khojalu (tags)

Deconstructing the Azeri Propaganda War Against the Indigenous Armenian Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabagh)

Khader Adnan's Struggle Continues (tags)

Israel

Khader Adnan Ending Hunger Strike (tags)

Israel

Indignation for Pinheirinho (tags)

30 January 2012 (Brazil-Rio de Janeiro) Pedro Rios Leão´s Hunger strike Translated from the original Portuguese by Kevin Lynch — There is a brilliant commentary from Paulo Halm (brazilian movie maker) below. Because, if it was Yoani Sánchez handcuffed to a post in Havana and on hunger strike in front of the ´Palace of the Revolution´ asking from the world justice and democracy, Globo (and all of the mainstream press), in the face of any embargo, would send a correspondent to Cuba sending live feeds from the locale or going even further still without and loosing the realism, would make, let us see.... a reality TV show! But no, my friends, Pedro is only a Brazilian asking for justice and democracy in the most democratic country in South America, the location of Rio +20, the Olympic Games as well as being the 5th largest economy in the world. Paulo Halm said: “If Pedro Rios Leão was Cuban, today he would be on the front page of O Globo newspaper and would be called a martyr for liberty by Mervais and Leitões (brazilian journalists). It would be a theme and story highlighted on the national news provoking tears of solidarity from Patricia Poeta (another brazilian journalist). On Globo news, Willian Waack and Arnold Jabor, in unison, would call him a hero and even Pedro Bial would arrange a space on Big Brother Brazil in order to write a small poem in homage to the warrior. But, unfortunately, the boy is not Cuban. Pedro Rios Leão is Brazilian and is on hunger strike in front of TV Globo in protest against the station’s coverage of the massacre of the impoverished population of Pinheirinho by the military police of São Paulo. His protest is and will be solemnly ignored. How does that old song go, 'The pain of the people doesn’t appear in the newspaper', much less on TV.” Image by Guilherme Kanno (http://url.moosaico.com/30071)

Khader Adnan Mohammad Musa: Israeli Prisoner of Conscience (tags)

israel

Torture Is Unacceptable ? Step Up the Struggle to Stop It! (tags)

why we should all intensify our efforts to expose and defeat the repressive policies of the california department of corrections.

Palestinians Protest Israeli Prison Hell (tags)

Palestine

LIBYA, SOMALIA AND MEDIA (tags)

War, hunger and petroleum or just hunger of petroleum?

California Prison Crisis Sparks Statewide Hunger Strike --interview w/ Critical Resistance (tags)

We discuss the recent statewide hunger strike initiated by prisoners at Pelican Bay State Prison. The strike is put in context, alongside a statewide grassroots movement calling for cuts in prison spending to address California?s budget crisis, and a recent US Supreme Court ruling that calls for the reduction of California state prisoners by at least 30,000, in response to overcrowding.

Lucasville Five Hunger Strike Begins --An interview with author Staughton Lynd (tags)

The Lucasville Five are now back in the news with an announcement last week that four of the five will be participating in a simultaneous “rolling hunger strike,” beginning today, January 3. They are using the hunger strike to protest their convictions (having always maintained their innocence) as well as their living situation, which is more restrictive than for most prisoners on Ohio’s death row.

FREE THE 43 !! (tags)

Today we begin our hunger strike. This is the only course of action left us to end our continued illegal detention, there being no clear action by the government for our unconditional release. On December 6, we will be on our 10th month in detention. We were arrested last February 6 by a joint AFP-PNP operation based on a defective warrant. We were tortured physically and psychologically, deprived of sleep, subjected to various indignities, threatened with harm, denied legal counsel for several days and illegally detained until now. Planted evidence was used and false charges were filed against us. Our human rights continue to be violated. Every day in jail is an injustice to us.

Emergency Convocation (tags)

It is imperative that you should sign the petition to the government of The Hellenic Republic for the granting of asylum to the Iranian hunger strikers. You may sign at the following address: http://www.gopetition.com/petition/40043/sign.html

Call For An Interntaional Support For Bernard Rappaz Imprisoned In Switzerland (tags)

From switzerland, hemp activist Bernard Rappaz was condemned to 5 year and 8 month of prison, after an unfair trial, in which the charges mix cheerfully the violation of the federal drugs laws, money laundering, violation of the road traffic laws, etc etc. After 50 days of hunger strike to acquire a federal review of his trial, he was placed on probation, then re-incarcerated. He began a new hunger strike. The joint manager had only a suspended sentence and a light fine imposition. Did the Helvetic authorities sentenced him to death??

Human Rights Before Trade Rules (tags)

Bread for the World shows that a fundamentally different trade and economic policy oriented in human rights is possible and very necessary. Many rich countries subsidize their farmers so their foodstuffs can be produced below the real costs and sold cheaply on the world market.

THE ETHICS OF THE CONVENIENCE OR THE JOURNALISTIC SUICIDE (tags)

Should we bury the ethics because of the politics?

Growing Hunger in America (tags)

a growing unaddressed emergency

BTL:G-8 Summit Fails to Make Progress on Global Warming (tags)

BETWEEN THE LINES Syndicated Radio Newsmagazine

Décimo día del ayuno de Judith / Day 10 of Judith's hunger strike (tags)

Judith of Danza Cuauhtémoc has been on hunger strike for the past ten days, picking up where the teachers left off in protest of the cuts to schools. Judith, matriarca de la Danza Cuauhtémoc, lleva ya diez días en huelga de hambre en protesta a los recortes a las escuelas.

Day 28 of LAUSD Protest:LAUSD Board Votes 5 to 2 for School Cuts - Photo Essay Pt. 2 (tags)

Hunger Strike Camp Continues While South Central Parents, Teachers and Kids Picket L.A. Headquarters. Photos Part 2 of 2

Day 28 of LAUSD Protest:LAUSD Board Votes 5 to 2 for School Cuts (tags)

Hunger Strike Camp Continues While South Central Parents, Teachers and Kids Picket L.A. Headquarters. Photos Part 1 of 2

Los Angeles Hunger Striking Teachers Stop Action. (tags)

Activists Resume Eating But Continue The Fight For 2500 Teaching Positions

Santee Students Walk Out and March in Support of Hunger Strikers Part 3 (tags)

Part 3 of a 3 Part Photo Essay.

Santee Students Walk Out and March in Support of Hunger Strikers Part 2 (tags)

Part 2 of a 3 Part Photo Essay

Santee Students Walk Out and March in Support of Hunger Strikers (tags)

Kids Raise Their Voices about Cuts and Class Size. Photo Essay Part 1 of 3

Hunger Strikers Picket Cortinez Home Day 21 (tags)

Los Angeles Teachers Bring Their Fight to the Superintendent's Hood

Los Angeles Teacher Hunger Strike Days 14,16 and 17 Part Two Photos (tags)

A Second Set of Photos of The Hunger Strikers with Photos of the Dolores Huerta Visit.

Los Angeles Teacher Hunger Strike Carries On. Days 14,16 and 17 Photos (tags)

LAUSD Rescinds 505 Cuts But 2500 Jobs Still Headed For Termination Next Week. Overcrowding Chaos Looms Large on the 2010 - 2011 Horizon

Teacher on 16th day of Hunger Strike-Video Statement (tags)

Los Angeles Instructor Martin Terrones on 16th day of Hunger Strike

Los Angeles Teacher-Hunger Striker Kait Leonard Video Statement (tags)

Kait Leonard is a Los Angeles teacher who is on her 10th day of a hunger strike that is being waged in response to severe school budget cuts that will certainly result in excessive overcrowding in the classroom. The hunger strikers are taking the stance that these staff cuts are being foisted upon the shoulders of the poorer Black and Latino communities in Los Angeles and thus it is not a battle for labor concerns but rather a civil rights issue. Ms. Leonard has taught a full schedule of classes during her protest.

L.A.Hunger Strikers on Ninth Day of Fast (tags)

Los Angeles Teachers Fast for Their Students.Class size and Layoffs Spur Deeper Protests.

The Crisis (tags)

The capitalist system does not make a mistake; it is the mistake. Capitalism is the problem. The solution would be an independent-socialist social order whose highest principles are mutual aid, respect for nature and a nonviolent rule-free humanly just world.

Hunger Strike for Immigrant Rights! (tags)

The Fast for Our Future campaign will begin in Los Angeles on October 15th, 2008, three weeks before the November 4th presidential election. Over 100 people will fast in order to mobilize our community to vote for immigrant rights.

Anarchist prisoner on hunger strike in Catalunya (tags)

Amadeu Casellas(anarchist prisoner) remains on hunger strike since june 23rd. We need your help to spread and publish this information in the alternative medias and anarchist medias all over Europe. That,s why we send you here this information in english,frenchs and german, use the one you find closer to your languaje, or traslate it into your native languaje, and send to indymedias and anarchist websites.

The short history of the 21st. century (tags)

Bang.

Hunger, The Silent Tsunami (tags)

Rice, the main food for nearly half of the world's population, costs twice as much as in December. The economic policy of the World Bank forced on countries on account of neocolonial trade relations is responsible for the unproductivity, not only the traditional small farmer system.

Hunger Strike Against US Space Shield: 6/22/08 Santa Monica, CA (tags)

Worldwide hunger strike - June 22, 2008: Against the US "Star Wars" project and the installation of a US military base in the Czech Republic. Thousands of People will be participating throughout the world and locally on the Santa Monica 3rd Street Promenade.

“Hunger riots”, it's the struggle of the proletariat! (tags)

http://www.geocities.com/icgcikg/leaflets/hungerriots.htm

World Bank and IMF Policies Caused Food Crisis (tags)

The IMF changed its economic direction and took a market radical neoliberal economic course at the beginning of the 1980s with the rise of monetarism. Hunger inthe world can only be overcome with long-term sustainable strategies, not with the short-term horizon of Wall Street.

Hunger in Abundance (tags)

The price explosion has nothng to do with a shortage in grain. After the quasi-collapse of the US financial markets, international ivnestors floated a considerable part of their funds in raw material- and food branches.

Updating Sami Al-Arian - His Ordeal Continues (tags)

His false imprisonment and torture.

Dr. Al-Arian Transfered to Custody of Immigration Authorities on Friday (tags)

Dr. Al-Arian's hunger strike continues; he has lost 34 pounds. Please contact the Attorney General Fax Number: (202) 307-6777

"Shrimper" Environmental Activist Speaks in San Diego (tags)

diane Wilson, who went from being a painfully shy Texas shrimp fisher to a nationally known environmental activist, presented her story in San Diego at a meeting sponsored by the Peace and Democracy Action Group of the First Unitarian-Universalist Church. Her inspiring story is also available in her book, "An Unreasonable Woman."

Soaring Capital Profits and the Mountain of Corpses (tags)

For the first time in the historyof humanity, a surplus of goods could satisfy the basic needs of all earthlings. The moral imperative lives in all of us. Capital rule, the rule of finance capital over the economic events of the world, is nearly total.

Eric McDavid Ends Hunger Strike (tags)

Eric ends hunger strike - your help still needed!

Eric McDavid - Day 6 of Hunger Strike - Your Help Needed! (tags)

The jail is still denying Eric vegan food and adequate medical care...

Eric McDavid - Day 5 of Hunger Strike (tags)

Eric demands vegan food for future vegan prisoners...

UC Hunger Strikers, Supporters Confront UC Regents On Nuclear Weapons, 13 Arrested (tags)

More than 100 people, including 40 on the 9th day of a fast to protest the University of California's ties to the US nuclear weapons complex, delivered their demand for UC nuclear weapons lab severance directly to the UC Board of Regents at their meeting at UC San Francisco on May 17th. After several of the protesters vocally and persistently confronted the Regents on refusing to consider the demand, Regent Norman Pattiz ordered the dozen or so UC Police officers on hand to clear the room, moments after telling them to "go out and have some lunch."

UC Hunger Strike Against Weapons Labs Passes 1-Week Mark (tags)

A hunger strike initiated by 44 UC students, several alumni and a professor has passed its 1-week mark. The hunger strikers are demanding that the UC Board of Regents withdraw from their contracts to operate Los Alamos and Livermore National Laboratories based on, “the grounds that the Reliable Replacement Warhead program and Los Alamos Labs’ ongoing preparations to conduct plutonium pit manufacturing both clearly violate Article VI of the 1970 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.” The hunger strikers have put their bodies on the line in a time of enormous flux for US nuclear weapons policy. Their target, the UC, has been identified by them as a site of strategic importance in the wider campaign against new nuclear weapons.

Greece:Anarchists take over the Polytechnic University in solidarity to the May6 prisoners (tags)

Greece: Anarchists take over the Polytechnic University of Athens in solidarity to the May 6 prisoners -2 of them are on hunger strike for 46 and 28 days respectively-

Chicago Hunger Strike Commemoration (tags)

The CHSCC is hosting a commemoration on the 12 August in Chicago, IL. We are urging those supporters and comrades who are interested but can't attend to submit ads to our commemorative journal. The money we raise is going to aid the dependents of current Irish Prisoners of War.

BTL:"Troops Home Fast" Hunger Strikers Demand a Quick Withdrawal of... (tags)

...U.S. Forces from Iraq ~ Interview with Diane Wilson, hunger strike activist, conducted by Between the Lines' Scott Harris

Garotinho is taken to hospital but he says he will keep hunger strike. (tags)

Despite the transference, the former-governor of Rio affirmed that he is not going to suspend hunger strike motivated for that he called political persecution of agencies of the press. "I will continue the strike in the hospital", affirmed.

treasonous to the Brazilian people (tags)

For Garotinho, Lula works for national and international financial capital and wants a new mandate for, among others things, to privatize the country.

Garotinho receives supports to the hunger strike against the persecutions and lies that tr (tags)

Garotinho receives supports to the hunger strike against the persecutions and lies that try to make impracticable its candidacy.

NIFC Report Of NY Hunger Strike Commemoration (tags)

The 25th anniversary commemoration of the 1981 Irish Hungerstrike in New York

25 HR Fast in Memory of the 1981 Hunger Strike by Irish Republican Prisoners (tags)

25 Hour fast in memory of the ten brave Irish Republicans who gave their lives in the fight for recognition as Political Status for Political Prisoners, on this the 25th anniversary we remember those gallant men with pride.

The Year of Catastrophes (tags)

All the shock over hunger catastrophes remains without consequence if it does not go along with a radical change of course in local and environmental policy. Otherwise hunger catastrophes could become the normal state.

Update on Pro Migrant Hunger Strike (tags)

On this 34th hour of the fast we have many amazing updates for you.

Hunger Strike to Stop Anti-Migrant Legislation (tags)

Dear Family, I have decided to hunger strike for 7 straight days to defend the rights of all immigrants and to inspire immigrants to stand up! We are part of many protests happening throughout the nation.

Minuteman "Hunge Strike" (tags)

Plans for a Minuteman Hunger Strike on February 24, 2006 in Los Angeles

AUBURN ARRESTEE ERIC MCDAVID ON HUNGER STRIKE! CALL THE JAIL NOW! (tags)

After 3 weeks of being denied vegan meals, Eric McDavid is now on hunger strike. Please call the Jail persistently and request he be given meals he can eat.

U.S. Christians March on Guantanamo to visit Prisoners on Hunger Strike (tags)

Santiago, Cuba - Twenty-five Christians in the nonviolent tradition of Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker arrived in Cuba last evening and plan to set out from Santiago today on a solemn fifty-mile march to the prison camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. They seek to defend human dignity by visiting with the hundreds of detainees.

29 day of hunger strike for Turkish conscientious objector in military jail (tags)

Turkish gay conscientious objector Mehmet Tarhan, now on 29th day of hunger strike in military prison, after being sentenced to four years for refusing to serve

Springsteen Benefit Concert (tags)

The following attachment highlights the upcoming cities and dates for the Bruce Springsteen “The Devils & Dust” Tour. Springsteen is a prominent member of World Hunger Year’s (WHY) Artist Against Hunger. WHY and Springsteen have a strong commitment to ending poverty and hunger. The concert will create awareness about the growing concerns with poverty and hunger. For more information please contact Lisa Batitto at Lisa@worldhungeryear.org

Building Bridges Radio: The Survivors of BhopalThey Hunger & Thirst for Justice: (tags)

Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report brings you this 27 minutes radio program. TO LISTEN CLICK ON WEB LINK BELOW.

S. KOREA. 12.6/Last Week's Struggle Report (tags)

Migrant workers in S. Korea, now since one year and three weeks in sit-in strike, are always participating the local class struggle.

Immigrant Detainees Hunger Strike (tags)

2 detainees at Passaic County Jail are in their 9th day of hunger strike demanding their release.  They are struggling for all the immigrant detainees who are being held as criminals and torn away from their families and communities.

The resistance opposing prison isolation continues into its 5th year! (tags)

The calendar was set at October 20, 2000. The political prisoners decided to resist the state of Turkey's project to set up isolation prisons. In the face of the state's uncompromising attitude, the prisoners started the Death Fast (a form of hunger strike). Because isolation and torture mean death. The prisoners preferred death while resisting to surrender.

NDFSK Stands As One with Palestinian Hunger Strikes! (tags)

National Democratic Front of South Korea in Solidarity With Palestinian Hunger Strikers!

PALESTINIAN LEADERS TRICK THEIR PEOPLE AGAIN (tags)

Barghouti eats during a hunger strike. Arafat rips off the Palestinian treasury. Hamas leaders hide while they send off others to die. This article takes a look at these phenomena.

UPDATE - NOW ON ITS 30TH DAY, HUNGER STRIKE OF ERNEST BARRAQUIAS JR. REFUSES TO BE INTRA (tags)

Hunger Strike of the discoverer & whistle-blower of seized drugs distribution worth hundreds of millions by high-ranking police generals & drug lords in the Philippines. The country is ranked by the latest United Nations report to be the 3rd biggest producer & exporter of the methampetamine hydrochloride, called “shabu”, but commonly called “meth”, “ice”, “crack” in the United States where the instantly addictive illegal substance is becoming extremely popular in the West Coast & Southern States. The Philippines is also an acknowledged major transshipment of the said drugs to other countries. Assasination attempts and persecution on him.

P10K Founder Beaten in Israeli Jail (tags)

Irish Political Activist Ken O'Keefe suffered concussion and bruising at the hands of an Israeli prison guard Monday evening, five days into his hunger strike against detention and possible deportation. He was arrested last Thursday for attempting to enter Gaza to discuss the P10K plan with representatives from Hamas and Islamic Jihad.

Support the Hunger Strike Against Taco Bell (tags)

Students at UCLA are on a hunger strike to support tomato pickers who are demanding a living wage. They are on day 7 and need you support.

The Icy Normality of Hunger (tags)

"World agriciulture in its present state of development could feed 12 billion persons.. The daily silent genocide of hunger that occurs in icy normality is not a fate. People are responsible.. For Rousseau, there was no natural law of capital.."

Activist on Hunger Strike in Israeli Jail - attempting "peace" talks with Hamas (tags)

Irish American political activist Ken O'Keefe is on hunger strike in an Israeli jail whilst fighting deportation after being arrested for attempting to enter Gaza on Thursday. Last year, the former US Marine and Gulf War veteran returned to Iraq with more than 500 Human Shields. After entering Gaza via a settlement, he was detained by 10 Israeli soldiers whilst walking along the beach into the Palestinian area.

UCLA Students on Day Three of Hunger Strike (tags)

Students at UCLA are on hunger strike until UCLA decides to honor its strict code of conduct and stops doing business with Taco Bell!

100 North Korean Refugees on Hunger Strike in Tumen Detention Camp (tags)

In a desparate effort to avoid their repatriation to North Korea (DPRK) 100 North Korean refugees are on hunger strike in a Chinese border town. Repatriated refugees are considered as traitors and are tortured in horrible prison camps or even executed in the DPRK.

Poverty in America (tags)

From Robert Rector and Kirk Johnson

Freedom From Nauru - Electronic Sit In (tags)

The Liberals in Australia and Amanda Vanstone's websites are under attack from cyber activists. In solidarity with hunger strikers on Nauru, cyber activists are staging a 'virtual sit in' creating a traffic jam through repeated visits to the above web sites - you can take part by downloading these files and suport the urgent pleas for freedom.

SOLIDARITY NEEDED FOR HUNGER STRIKING PRISONERS (tags)

Five international political prisoners are currently on a hunger strike. some of them have been hunger striking for over 60 days. They are in prison because they were arrested at the EU summit protest in Greece that took place in June of this year. They cannot go on much longer and all are in critical condition. They need you to call the Greek Embassy or demonstrate at your local embassy NOW. Summary of the UK indymedia article plus phone numbers for the US

OCCUPATION of the UNIVERSITY ADMINISTRATION BUILDING –ATHENS (tags)

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Long Queues At US Drive-In Soup Kitchens (tags)

George Bush's America while American's lose their jobs, their homes, and their dignity. OK you neocon appologists...lets hear from YOU.

Building Bridges Radio- Lula Speaks to Labor (tags)

Building Bridges presents this 27 minute radio program. To Listen click on Indymedia Link

Fields of Hunger: Lives of the Fresno Farmworkers (tags)

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They QUIT! (tags)

The "hunger strikers" although they were on a liquid diet of the same stuff as if you had a broken jaw quit after 22 days!

Hunger Strike in protest at LA IMC censorship. (tags)

I am starting a hunger strike as a protest against the unjust and biased censorship of the LA Indymedia collective.

HUNGER STRIKE! Activists Demand An End To Psychiatric Repression (tags)

Posted on behalf of Mind Freedom. Mental health reform activsits are trying to bring to light the quiet state of terror that exists in the so called field of psychiatry today. Educate yourselves about how psychiatrists are an alternative to the police and prisons as a form of repression and social control:

CKUT Radio: Detainees Hunger Strike in New Jersey (tags)

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Anti-war hunger strike at Chapman University (tags)

Chapman University students begin hunger strike against the war

Religious Leaders Intervene, CIW Hunger Strike Ends on Day 10 (tags)

The Hunger Strike is Over! The Struggle Continues! The CIW Campaign Gains Strength as National Religious Groups Join in Solidarity!

BREAKING NEWS: CIW Hunger Strike Ends as National Religious Groups Endorse Boycott (tags)

Today, amidst a groundswell of support from National Religious Groups, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) ended its ten-day old hunger strike against Taco Bell.

CIW hunger stirkeupdate (tags)

Another update on the CIW hunger strike situation

Taco Bell Hunger Strike Update (tags)

An brief update on the Situation of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers

Can Taco Bell's Guarantee that Forced Labor Did Not Pick the Tomatoes in its Chalupas? (tags)

A note from CIW on Day 8 of the Farmworkers' Hunger Strike outside Taco Bell world Headquarters in Irvine, CA

SUPPORT FARMWORKERS - CALL IN TODAY (tags)

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Urgent Action: Support the CIW Hunger Strikers -- Call Taco Bell on Monday! (tags)

CALL (502) 874-3820 or FAX (502) 874-8315 The Coalition of Immakolee Workers (CIW) hunger strike is going into its second week! Call Taco Bell Parent company on Monday and tell them to acknowledge the hunger strikers and open a meaningful dialogue now!

Photos from Taco Bell Convergence 2-28 - IRVINE PD ISSUES ORDER (tags)

Update 3/1/03 City of Irvine refuses to allow sidewalk hunger action after Sunday 3/2/03.

UPCOMING EVENTS AT FARMWORKER HUNGER STRIKE AT TACO BELL HQ (tags)

Press Release

Hunger Strike Commences outside Taco Bell World Headquarters (tags)

Report from the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) on the progress of their struggle to win decent wages for the workers who pick tomatoes for Taco Bell.

Boot the Bell / Hunger Strike Schedule (tags)

Boot the Bell / Hunger Strike Schedule of Events for Irvine, CA Feb. 23-28, 2003

BOYCOTT TACO BELL ! HUNGER STRIKE BEGINS FEB 24! (tags)

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HUNGER STRIKERS PROTEST INS DETENTIONS (tags)

>While most Southern Californians are celebrating the holidays at tables >crowded with food and drink, a small group of people have vowed not to >eat at all until Middle Eastern men detained last week by the >Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) are released.

Hunger striker and Gubernatorial Candidate to hold Press Con on Gov. Davis' Timber Record (tags)

Susan Moloney, Executive Director of the Campaign for Old Growth, will be joined by Green Party Gubernatorial Candidate Peter Camejo for a press conference on October 29 at 12:00 noon at the North Steps of the State Capitol in Sacramento.

THE HUNGER FOR WAR (tags)

MUMIA ABU JAMAL DISSECTS AMERICA'S HUNGER FOR WAR

London - Hunger strike for refuges in Australia 09-07-2002 (tags)

London - Hunger strike for refuges in Australia 09-07-2002

LA Cannabis Reform Coalition Hunger Strike and Vigil (tags)

Medical marijuana is a voter-approved law, and yet the DEA continues to take away the rights of the least healthy among us.

Detained doctor goes on hunger strike in Israel (tags)

Please contact Congressman Christopher Cox (R-CA) (Riad Abdelkarim's Congressman) Washington Office: Phone: (202) 225-5611 Fax: (202) 225-9177 E-mail: christopher.cox@mail.house.gov

HUNDREDS OF PERUVIAN WOMEN WAR PRISONNERS IN HUNGER STRIKE IN PERU 26 DAYS! (tags)

HUNDREDS OF PERUVIAN WOMEN WAR PRISONNERS IN HUNGER STRIKE IN PERU 26 DAYS! BREAK INTERNATIONAL ISOLATION! LONG LIVE TO INTERNATIONAL WOMEN DAY! SUPPORT MORE THAN 1000 PERUVIEN WAR PRISONNERS IN HUNGER STRIKE LEADED BY CHAIRMAN GONZALO,COMRADE MIRIAM, OSCAR RAMIREZ, VICTOR POLAY, MIGUEL RINCON, PETER CARDENAS

Venice Based Food Security Policy Study for LA (tags)

This study, done in 1995 went towards the creation of Los Angeles Hunger Policy Statement. The statement focuses on having healthy, localy grown foods available to all levels of society. The statement also ask us to look at hunger in ways besides calories burned.

Hunger Strike in Peru's Prisons (tags)

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Speaker 2 at Occidental hunger strike Rally (tags)

Speaker 2 at Occidental hunger strike Rally

Speaker 1 at Occidental hunger strike Rally (tags)

Speaker 1 at Occidental hunger strike Rally

Occidental College students organize hunger strike (tags)

In direct opposition to the bombing of Afghanistan, and the belligerent nationalism sweeping the U.S., student organizers are fighting back. Students at Occidental College organized a hunger strike against the war, supported by over 40 faculty members, that has swept across campuses and high schools all over the U.S.

Crisis in Bolivia (tags)

Hunger strikes and Violence in Bolivian Prisons

The Hunger Strikers in Pelican Bay State Prison (PBSP) (tags)

The Hunger Strikers in Pelican Bay State Prison (PBSP)

Pelican Bay Prisoners to Begin Hunger Strike Tomorrow (July 2) (tags)

Pelican Bay Prisoners to Begin Hunger Strike Tomorrow (July 2) to Protest Security Housing Unit (SHU) Program

Jailed Activists on Hunger Strike Need You! (tags)

About 50 activists are still being held at the LA County Twin Towers jail. They are on hunger strike to protest inhumane treatment of the prisoners. Supporters are holding a 24-hour vigil in front of the visitors' entrance to No. 2 tower. Ten of us are also on hungerstrike in solidarity with the prisoners. We will stay here until they release our comrades, and we are asking you to stop by the vigil, and to make a few phone calls. Read on for details:

Hunger Strike Begins at Twin Towers Jail (tags)

Beginning at midnight Friday night, eight D2K protesters will begin a hunger strike in solidarity with our brothers and sisters imprisoned behind the wall of Twin Towers. All are invited to join.

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