Category: Politics


Possibility of Force-feeding Looms Over California Prisoners

by Samira Noorali ITL Staff Writer The prisoners’ hunger strike in California has trundled on for over twenty-three days and 561 inmates continue to hold their ground on an empty stomach.  In this historical uprising, state prisoners representing nine prisons…


In Search of a Resolution for Syria

by David Wilson, ITL Staff Writer UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon announced today that the death toll in Syria has topped 100,000. The announcement came during a news conference in the UN Headquarters in New York, and was followed by…