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Lets Speak With One Voice on May 30th for Political Prisoner Oscar Lopez Riveras Freedom! - Rally N Petition
World  (tags: political prisoner, Oscar Lopez Rivera, prison, solitary confinement, Indiana, Puerto Rico )

Sheryl
- 1013 days ago - freeoscarnycmay30.org
Puerto Rican activist and icon Oscar Lopez Rivera is a 72 year old decorated Vietnam veteran who on May 29th begins his 34th year in prison despite having never been charged with any violent crime. Time for this Political Prisoners release to go home.
Who Is Leonard Peltier   video
World  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Native American, political prisoner, Amnesty International, National Congress of American Indians, Robert F Kennedy Memorial Center for Hum, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Nelson Mandela )

Sheryl
- 1257 days ago - youtube.com
Leonard Peltier Native American political prisoner recognized as such by Amnesty International, National Congress of American Indians, the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center for Human Rights, Archbishop Desmond Tutu , Rev. Jesse Jackson, and many others.
Pre-Trial Hearing Vigil and Rally for Bradley Manning
World  (tags: Bradley Manning, Political Prisoner, Whistle Blower, Iraq War, Rally, Vigil )

Sheryl
- 2264 days ago - bradleymanning.org
Please join at the site if possible or at least show your support in your local community on December 16 for the pre-trail vigil and to show you support and honor his birthday on December 17,2011. Bradley Manning political prisoner of USA.
Human Rights Petition: Free Indigenous Leader and Political Prisoner Ramiro Choc | Change.Org
World  (tags: Guatemala, humanrights, petition, RamiroChoc, fraudulently charged, marginalised communities, indigenous, political prisoner )

Jenny
- 2304 days ago - change.org
In Feb 2008 Choc was illegally arrested by the military and sentenced to 6 yrs in prison on fraudulent charges, incl. kidnapping and theft. Choc's ability to unite diverse marginalized communities in defense of their rights is a threat to the gov't and...
Where Is the Justice for Leonard Peltier?   video
World  (tags: Leonard Peliter, Indigenous Rights, Political Prisoner, USA, American Indian, Anishinabe, Dakota, Lakota, Clemency, Sun Dance )

Sheryl
- 2365 days ago - youtube.com
Leonard Peltier -- a great-grandfather, artist, writer, & indigenous rights activist -- is a citizen of the Anishinabe and Dakota/Lakota Nations who has been unjustly imprisoned in the USA since 1976!
Jan 30: Global Call to Release Renowned Indian MD & Human Rights Activist Dr. Binayak Sen, Sentenced to Life in Sham Trial
World  (tags: India, Dr Binayak Sen, release, political prisoner, AmnestyInt, sham trial, life sentence, sedition, Raj-era law, world famous doctor, poor communities, right to healthcare, big business, mining, resources, state-sponsored militia, Ilina Sen )

LucyKalei
- 2577 days ago - democracynow.org
High court hearing arguments to release India's most famous political prisoner &suspend conviction based on archaic colonial-era sedition law. 'Flawed evidence & findings,' says The Hindu. Supporters around the world mark global day of protest
Release Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo From Chinese Jail! Please TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', China oppression, political prisoner, United Nations )

Bracha
- 2683 days ago - unwatch.org
Liu Xiaobo was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his "his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China." He is currently in a Chinese prison, serving a 11-year sentence for allegedly "inciting subversion of state power."
Captain Bethune Now Declared a Political Prisoner
World  (tags: SSCS, news, Captain Pete Bethune, NZ, political prisoner, "bogus charges", Japanese judicial system )

RosemaryR
- 2881 days ago - seashepherd.org
News reaches us today from Japan that Captain Pete Bethune of New Zealand will face no less than five separate charges related to his boarding of the illegal whaling vessel Shonan Maru No. 2, which occurred in the Southern Ocean on February 15, 2010
   

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