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Marwan Barghouti and the Battle of the Empty Stomachs

Issue: 2017, Volume 50, Issue 3
Subject: Arafat|Civil Rights|Human Rights
Author: Cook, Jonathan
Issue Description: Perhaps it was fitting that the most significant act of organized mass resistance by Palestinians to the occupation in many years was launched from behind bars.   In April of this year more than 1,500 political prisoners began an indefinite hunger strike against their increasingly degrading treatment by the Israeli authorities. Some called it a prison “intifada,” the word Palestinians use for their serial efforts to “shake off” Israeli oppression.
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