Palestinian activists, including the Human Rights Defenders Group and the Free Shireen Issawi Campaign, have joined with global activists to call for a Global Political Prisoners Day on December 12-13.
Follow the organizing group on Facebook here and read more about the day of action below:
- Global Political Prisoners Day must become an annual tradition to call for the release of all political prisoners until freedom.
- The international struggle for oppressed peoples everywhere should be enhanced. The people’s uprising is not a crime, it is universal justice
- People resisting the occupation of their land should be treated according to International conventions concerning prisoners of war when they are detained.