The Fighting Family From East Jerusalem

Samer Issawi rose to international fame when he embarked on a prison hunger strike that lasted 278 days. Now a campaign is underway for the release of his jailed sister, Shireen.

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Tareq Issawi shows us a photograph – his daughter and two of his sons. It’s a rare shot. In recent years, the Issawi family has rarely been able to be all together: One of them is always in an Israeli prison....