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How We Surived Two Years of Hell As Hostages in Iran By Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal, and Sarah Shourd


World  (tags: Iran, Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal, Sarah Shourd, Hikers, prisoners )

Nancy
- 256 days ago - motherjones.com
Solitary confinement is the slow erasure of who you thought you were. You think you are still you, but you have no real way of knowing. How can you know if you have no one to reflect you back to yourself? Would I know if I was going crazy?



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Past Member (0)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 4:31 am
Noted, ty.
 

Michael Kirkby (86)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 9:51 am
Noted
 

Marianne R. (107)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 1:24 pm
Wow - this was worth reading. Thank you, Nancy
 

Birgit W. (150)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 2:05 pm
Wow, what a story. I have read articles about them online, but this story was very interesting.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 3:23 pm
Really interesting. Thanks Nancy
 

Kamia T. (81)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 3:32 pm
Wow. Amazing story. I'm not sure I would have done as well at surviving as they did.
 

marie c. (168)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 4:04 pm
I would not buy the book I think it should the profit should go to taxpayers
It annoys me the trouble these kicksters cause
People risking their lives for a purpose interest me
Anyway thanks Nancy for drawing our attention to these pillocks
 

Edith B. (143)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 10:23 pm
Thanks, Nancy, very interesting and disturbing read.
 

Robert O. (12)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 1:28 pm
Quite a story. Can you imagine living through such an ordeal? Thank you Nancy.
 

Jerry B. (120)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 2:54 pm
Noted Wow what a read..thanks Nancy!
 

Winn Adams (199)
Monday March 17, 2014, 7:16 am
What a story. Thanks
 

Helen Porter (40)
Monday March 17, 2014, 10:58 pm
The gift of entering into the terrible experience knowing it's only a story.......for us......
 

Shan D. (49)
Thursday March 20, 2014, 2:14 pm
"I would not buy the book I think it should the profit should go to taxpayers
It annoys me the trouble these kicksters cause" (marie tc)

WTF is your problem? These people were not causing trouble. They did not do anything wrong, and ended up as hostages. I think their book is worth reading.
 

Elizabeth M. (67)
Sunday March 23, 2014, 3:12 pm
Great article by Shane Bauer of his years in confinement in Iran. Countries without real borders caan cause havoc and jail for hikers. Thanks God they were released with Sarah's help and her families.
Thanks for this interesting post Nancy,
 
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