A memorial to the men who died in the Irish Rebellion of 1798, the Easter Rising and the
hunger strike stands in Waverley Cemetery, Sydney, Australia, which is also the burial place of Michael Dwyer of the Society of United Irishmen.
1981 Irish hunger strike
Angered by the conditions of the jail, Dunlop went on a
During this time, she risked constant arrest and spent many months in Holloway Prison, often on
East End of London
In another incident, several prominent intellectuals including Akbar Ganji, Hamid Dabashi, Noam Chomsky went on a three-day
hunger strike in front of the UN.
In March 1945 a Seabee battalion of 1,000 African-American men staged a
hunger strike at their base in Port Hueneme, California, in protest of discriminatory conditions.
Port Chicago disaster
On 4–5 July, crewmen aboard Friedrich der Grosse staged a
hunger strike in protest over the poor quality and insufficient quantity of the food they were given.
SMS Friedrich der Grosse (1911)
hunger strike was interrupted by force-feeding on 16 January 2012.
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