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‘Free Fahad’: Protesters Speak Up for Jailed Muslim American

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Posted on Jan 21, 2010
Fahad Hashmi
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He’s been held in solitary confinement in a New York jail for, as of this posting, 824 days on charges of supporting al-Qaida, but supporters of 29-year-old Fahad Hashmi, including Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges, believe Hashmi’s case represents a potential threat to Americans’ civil liberties and took to the NYC streets for a demonstration on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  —KA

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By bachu, January 22, 2010 at 11:32 pm Link to this comment
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thanks to RT (Russian TV).

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By diamond, January 22, 2010 at 2:38 pm Link to this comment

What a disgrace. It’s as if Magna Carta and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights never happened.

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