Hunger strike
Palestinian detainees launch hunger strike against administrative detention

Some of the detainees have been on strike for more than 50 days demanding an end to their illegal administrative detention without charge or trial by the state of Israel

Uruguayan gas workers begin an indefinite general strike

The strike has been called in solidarity with the gas workers of MontevideoGas company and against the Brazilian state owned company Petrobras.

Thousands of Uruguayan workers mobilize during partial general strike

The Uruguayan trade unions called for a partial general strike in solidarity with the gas workers of the MontevideoGas, who have been on a hunger strike since April 30.

Kurdish hunger striker Zülküf Gezen takes his life, police attack funeral

Thousands of Kurdish leaders and militants have been on a hunger strike to demand an end to the isolation of Kurdish leader Abdullah Öcalan, incarcerated on the Imrali island prison for the past 20 years

Hunger striker Jaime Amorim expresses confidence in struggle against coup in Brazil

Activist says the support they receive from people all over the country gives them the energy to keep going

Visitors and support keep Brazilian hunger strikers strong after 20 days of protest

Members of parliament, activists, and students express their solidarity with Brazilian protesters

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