Is There or is There Not Freedom of Press in Jordan?
There are conflicting stories as to whether is has complete Freedom of the Press or are they pressing the Anti-Freedom button on the works of Hassan Blasim. This very juicy blog gives both perspectives, news on all of Blasim's works and access to e-versions of the supposedly banned books.
This is a must read for anyone passionate about the streams of free thinking and expression to not be damned in any way.
The Infamous Faster Khader Adnan is Free and Smiling
The legendary hunger striker Khader Adnan, who while incarcerated by the Israeli army did not eat for 66 days, is bowled over by the love and support by his community upon his release.
This blog looks at the raw emotions on the faces of everyone and describes the photos as joy defined. For anyone scared of beards, consider yourself warned-- he is still growing his out.
Palestinian Political Prisoners: Breaking the Chains of Oppression, Marching towards Freedom
Why is hunger striking trending these days? This blog has an extensive look at the reasons and intended results of the many who are striking while being detained by the Israeli government.
"As Palestinian political prisoners held captive in Israeli dungeons start a general open hunger strike, stand in solidarity with them, support their just struggle and demand their freedom."