Why Palestinian prisoners in Israel go on hunger strike to try and achieve better conditions and treatment – and as a means of political protest. Al Jazeera World is a series of one-hour documentaries showcasing films from across the Al Jazeera Network. This series includes films shown both on Al Jazeera’s Arabic channel as well […]
IHRC talks with Norma Hashim who edited the Prisoners’ diaries “What I found most valuable about this publication was its success in turning the abstraction of Palestinian prisoners into a series of human stories most of which exhibit agonized feelings of regret resulting from prolonged estrangement from those they most love in the world” This […]
Music video of the HipHop song ‘HUNGRY’ by Palestinian artist Doc Jazz (@docjazzmusic on Twitter). Annotations contain translation in French – click on hide annotations if this does not concern you. This song is dedicated to the courageous Palestinian hunger strikers among those held in so-called ‘administrative detention’ by the occupation forces of the Zionist […]
Stolen childhood: Palestinian child prisoners in Israeli jails. English subtitle by TPD team
Sanaa refuses to confess under torture but is tormented by the fear her family's home was demolished as punishment.