Occupy Oakland protesters support Ahmad Sa’adat

Protesters from “Occupy Oakland‘ wear Free Ahmad Sa’adat shirts designed by Carlos Latuff as they protest for economic justice, social justice, and liberation.

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National Lawyers Guild supports Hunger Striking Prisoners

The National Lawyers Guild passed the following resolution unanimously today at its convention in Philadelphia. The convention passed numerous other resolutions, including supporting the Occupy Wall Street/Occupy Everywhere movement (to which numerous Guild lawyers provide legal support), ...

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Third Week of Hunger Strike – Action Grows as Sa’adat’s Health in Jeopardy

Palestinian prisoners have entered their third week of hunger strike. After two weeks of hunger strike, physical symptoms become increasingly severe and prisoners’ lives and health are increasingly at risk. As prisoners have put their lives and bodies on the line to defend the rights of ...

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#TweepStrike: A Call from Gaza to Support Palestinian Prisoners

A call to action has spread widely among users of the global communication service, Twitter, known as Tweeps, publicly declaring their support and solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike and their own plans to participate. The following call, from Rana Baker, has been distributed ...

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International Activists in Gaza Join Hunger Strike

ISM Gaza Three international activists residing in Gaza have entered their fifth day of an open-ended hunger strike and protest encampment in front of the ICRC. Vera Macht, Germany, stated: “The situation of Palestinian prisoners is truly heartbreaking. Parents are separated from their ...

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BDS movement supports Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

The Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC) supports the legitimate demands of Palestinian political prisoners in their open-ended hunger strike, and calls for stepping up the global BDS campaign to end Israeli impunity ...

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Strong Support Throughout Greece for Palestinian Political Prisoners

Support for Palestinian political prisoners has been pouring in from Greece, where organizations in all social sectors have issued statements in support of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike. The Communist Organization of Greece issued the following solidarity statement: In solidarity with ...

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Palestinian Hunger Strike – Protest in Copenhagen

Internationalt Forum, the Middle East Group, to-day Monday October 10, at noon, went out in small groups with Palestiian flags and delivered our protestletter to the following: – the Israeli Embassy in Denmark – Amnesty International – The Rehabilitation and Torture Center ...

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Paris demonstration in support of Palestinian political prisoners on hunger strike

EuroPalestine mobilized a demonstration in Paris in support of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike. Thousands of people marched on Sunday throughout Palestine and around the world in support of the strike. Demonstrators distibuted the appeal of Addameer Associationregarding Ahmad ...

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Actions in San Francisco, New York and Chicago for Palestinian Prisoners – See Video

The International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network organized demonstrations in San Francisco, New York (at the major Occupy Wall Street actions currently protesting corporate domination of the United States) and Chicago on October 7, 2011 in support of Palestinian and California prisoners currently ...

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