Ex-US Marine Held In Iran Goes On Hunger Strike, Has Message For Obama"I can tell that he's reached a point where he's desperately seeking measures to help get his point across," Amir Hekmati's sister told WWJ.
Pugh Takes Part In Hunger Strike For Gay RightsA local politician is giving up food for a day as part of an effort to bring attention to discrimination against gays in Michigan.
Local LGBTs Launch 100-Day Hunger StrikeMembers of Michigan's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community have launched a hunger strike leading up to the November elections.
100-Day Hunger Strike For Michigan LGBT Members Prominent members of Michigan's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community are joining forces for a 100-day hunger strike to raise awareness and promote equal rights.

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