ハンスト: THE END 'Indefinite' hunger strike over failed voting bill ends after 8 日々

“負けたのでストライキを終了しました, 過去1年間に何もしなかったのは本当に腹立たしいです…十分でした,” Un-PACの共同創設者であるShanaGallagherはFoxNewsに語った.

民主党 failed to change filibuster rules Wednesday, meaning the party didn’t have the votes to pass the voting legislation. 民主的な感覚. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema voted against the rule change, joining every 共和党 の中に 48-52 投票.

The hunger strike started with 40 activists and ended with 34.

ハンガーストライキの日 6: ACTIVISTS ‘ESCALATE’ ACTION, ARRESTED ON US CAPITOL STEPS

Gallager told Fox News on the first day that the group wascommitted to an indefinite hunger strikeuntil voting rights legislation passed the Senate. By the eighth day, the group feltdelirious,” “快適でない,” “tired” そして “infuriated,” Gallagher said.

We ended because the bill failed,” 彼女はフォックスニュースに語った.

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A West Virginia student similarly said: “No matter what it takes, two days, 20 日々

Hunger strikers hold 'Hunger Strike 4 Democracy' sign

Hunger strikers hold ‘Hunger Strike 4 Democracy’ 符号 (Fox News Digital/Lisa Bennatan)

On their last day of protest, the demonstrators blocked one side of the North Barricade outside the U.S. 国会議事堂. Police issued three warnings before making arrests. The group was previously arrested on 火曜日 after refusing to leave the U.S. Capitol steps.

担当者. Jamaal Bowman joined the group’s protest Thursday and was among the 27 demonstrators arrested forcrowding, obstructing or incommoding,” Capitol Police 前記.

Hunger Strikers were arrested on Tuesday after refusing to leave the U.S. Capitol steps

Hunger Strikers were arrested on Tuesday after refusing to leave the U.S. Capitol steps (Fox News Digital/Lisa Bennatan)

ザ・ ニューヨーク Democrat tweeted Friday: “We got arrested because voting rights and the fate of our democracy are on the line.

Hunger strikers were arrested on Tuesday after refusing to leave the U.S. Capitol steps

Hunger strikers were arrested on Tuesday after refusing to leave the U.S. Capitol steps (Fox News Digital/Lisa Bennatan)

Gallagher said she doesn’t know the next steps for the hunger strikers.

“明らかに, we don’t have a choice but to keep going because our futures are on the line and will be much darker if we inherit a dysfunctional democracy, which is the path we’re on right now,” 彼女はフォックスニュースに語った.

We need to make a new plan” しかし、今のところ, “folks are resting, recovering, spending time with loved ones and hopefully eating lots of good meals, and then we will be back,” Gallagher continued.

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