The Electronic Intifada Weekly Podcast featuring Shahd Abusalama on the end of Akram Rikhawi’s hunger strike

Israel’s illegal 8-meter-high wall in the West Bank is now in its 10th year of construction, and 62 percent completed. 

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“These hunger strikes and the ‘Revolution of Empty Stomachs’ inside Israeli prisons have made people here [in Gaza] more interested in following the Palestinian prisoners’ issue.” - Shahd Abusalama, in an interview from Gaza

On this week’s podcast:


Nora Barrows-Friedman

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Nora Barrows-Friedman is a staff writer and associate editor at The Electronic Intifada, and is the author of In Our Power: US Students Organize for Justice in Palestine (Just World Books, 2014).