Palestinians hold pictures of Hasan Safadi, who according to relatives has renewed a hunger strike for 87 days, during a protest calling for his release from an Israeli jail, in the West Bank city of Nablus, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Nasser Ishtayeh)

Starving For Justice: The Case Of Samer Al-Issawi And The Use Of The Hunger Strikes

Samer Al-Issawi is a man on a mission. Close to death and unable to move under his own power, Al-Issawi has been on an open hunger strike for more than 177 days. A Palestinian, Al-Issawi is protesting his detention in an Israeli prison. He has no charges against him. As reported on Mondoweiss, an Israeli […]