A Starving Blogger's Vietnam Crusade

As I write this story, it is the 38th day of Dieu Cay's hunger strike. Word that Vietnam's most famous blogger has been refusing food since June 20 has seeped out from the prison where he is confined on a trumped-up charge of propagandizing against the State. The 61-year-old dissident is protesting harsher treatment meted out to prisoners who refuse to confess their "crimes."

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