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Berkeley woman on day 47 of fast for Guantánamo

By Julia Hannafin Today marks day 47 of Berkeley resident Cynthia Papermaster’s open-ended fast. Papermaster, who has been a member of women’s social justice movement Code Pink for over six years, began her hunger fast on June 15 in solidarity with cleared-for-release Guantánamo Bay prisoners. While actions have been taken towards closing Guantánamo, none have been successful. President […]