Tuesday, 18 December 2012

10 Political Activists Who Penned Works Behind Bars

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Throughout history, brave activists have taken a stance against authoritarian governments, fighting for issues like freedom of the press, religious tolerance and civil rights.

Some have faced brutal torture for their advocacy, others have spent years in prison, and some have even died for their beliefs. Here's a look at 10 political activists who found a voice for their views from behind bars and managed to transmit them back to society outside.

1 comment(s):

Anonymous said...

I so hoped I would find Eugene Debs in this list :( But great collection still!