Update: Ta Phong Tan Off Hunger Strike, Still in Solitary Confinement
Imprisoned blogger and former police officer, Ta Phong Tan, who is serving ten years for her peaceful activism, began a hunger strike on May 13th. We’ve recently learned that Tan ended the strike on June 4th and is reportedly no longer in a critical health condition. However, Tan remains in solitary confinement and continues to press for better treatment of prisoners.
Thank you for taking action for Tan! We ask that you please continue to take action for her and call for her release. Learn more about Ta Phong Tan and support her through the Committee to Protect Journalists’ Press Uncuffed campaign. You can also check out our “Take Action” page for a list of ways you can support the release of political prisoners.