Hunger strike

A suffragist on a hunger strike, being forcibly fed with a nasal tube London, ca. 1911.

A Suffragette Describes What It Felt Like to Be Force-Fed

A suffragist (possibly Emmeline Pankhurst) on a hunger strike, being forcibly fed with a nasal tube at HM Prison Holloway, Islington, London, ca. She did this for the RIGHT TO VOTE.

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Hunger strike medal given to suffragette Florence Haig after her release from prison (1912). Each bar marks a period of forced feeding.

Hunger strike medal given to suffragette Florence Haig after her release from prison Each bar marks a period of forced feeding.

Temple Of The Dog - Hunger Strike - YouTube

Hunger Strike - Temple of the Dog. Either this is a sick joke or someone is putting together a bad ass band in heaven. The world is truly a smaller place without you.

Forcefeeding in case of so-called hysteria. This was used with mental patients and prison inmates who protested by going on hunger strike, e.g. as with suffragette prisoners.

Forcefeeding in case of so-called hysteria. This was used with mental patients and prison inmates who protested by going on hunger strike, e.g. as with suffragette prisoners.

#OTD in 1917 – Thomas Ashe dies in the Mater Hospital in Dublin from the combined effects of a hunger strike and forced feeding at Mountjoy Jail. – Stair na hÉireann/History of Ireland

#OTD in 1917 – Thomas Ashe dies in the Mater Hospital in Dublin from the combined effects of a hunger strike and forced feeding at Mountjoy Jail. – Stair na hÉireann/History of Ireland

Bobby Sands: 66 Days (2016) - In 1981, an imprisoned Irish Republican Army soldier went on a hunger strike that galvanized his movement and made him a controversial global icon.

Bobby Sands: 66 Days (2016) - In 1981, an imprisoned Irish Republican Army soldier went on a hunger strike that galvanized his movement and made him a controversial global icon.

How 4 Inmates Launched A Statewide Hunger Strike From Solitary

How 4 Inmates Launched A Statewide Hunger Strike From Solitary

California corrections officials are handing out earplugs and telling guards to walk softly around some of the most dangerous inmates after they complained about noise.

Northern Ireland, Troubles, Hunger Strike, IRA, POW, H-Block, 1980, Rally, Bernadette Devlin

Northern Ireland, Troubles, Hunger Strike, IRA, POW, H-Block, 1980, Rally, Bernadette Devlin

Black grad student on hunger strike in Mo. after swastika drawn with human feces

Black grad student on hunger strike in Mo. after swastika drawn with human feces

Mizzapathy (haiku) "Campus turns hostile - to black students; President - rides in a parade" Black grad student on hunger strike in Mo. after swastika drawn with human feces

The July 8 hunger strike wasn't the first California's Pelican Bay State Prison has seen. Inmates in the prison's isolation unit also protested their conditions in 2011.

How 4 Inmates Launched A Statewide Hunger Strike From Solitary

The California convicts overcame the extreme isolation of their imprisonment to organize a movement. Their goal? To end long-term incarceration in solitary confinement.

The July 8 hunger strike wasn't the first California's Pelican Bay State Prison has seen. Inmates in the prison's isolation unit also protested their conditions in 2011.

How 4 Inmates Launched A Statewide Hunger Strike From Solitary

For the first time in years, fixing our broken criminal justice system has been at the top of the political agenda in

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