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Before Mizzou Football, This Virginia Player Staged A Hunger Strike
"I hope more athletes see this and say, 'We have power. We have power to make change in our communities and power to make the world a better place.'"
Guantánamo Bay Déjà Vu
Author, journalist, and documentary filmmaker
what may be a surprise to some is the fact that Obama isn't the first president to try to close Guantánamo after being confronted by hunger striking detainees who desperately tried to call attention to being held indefinitely, and he may not be the last.
Let These People Go
Filmmaker and writer
It's time to wake up, speak out ... it's the right thing to do. It won't change the years so many men have lost in Guantanamo, but it is a move towards humanity, what is right and the law as the Constitution states.
Letter From Isa Town Women's Prison in Bahrain
Zainab Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja
Human rights defender
The echo of Martin Luther King's words has travelled across oceans, through the walls and metal bars of a Bahraini prison, and into the overcrowded and filthy cell I sit in.
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Young Pro-Democracy Advocate Edgar Lopez Trapped in Cuba
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