Dear Common Dreams Readers: Common Dreams is a small non-profit that exists only because of the support of our readers. No advertising; no paywalls: our content is free. But our costs are real. A free and independent press is essential to the health of a functioning democracy. Independent journalism and democracy itself have never been more fragile, more at risk than now. Without your support, we will not exist. Will you join again with those readers who have come forward to make sure Common Dreams has a future?Every donation makes a difference.
More on the interrogation and "horrifying" condition of Palestinian prisoner Khader Adnan, 33, a father of two, baker and economics student now in his 55th day of a hunger strike and near death, who has yet to be charged with a crime. Also, what you can do.