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Radical queer blogger arrested in Syria

Anon | 05.12.2011 12:42 | Repression | World

News has emerged that Razan Ghazzawi, a radical queer blogger from Syria, was arrested as she tried to attend a conference in Jordan

An active campaigner on behalf of other detained journalists, Razan said, "If anything happens to me, remember that the regime does not fear the prisoners but those who do not forget them."

Pressure needs to be swift, since the first 24 hours of an arrest are reportedly often the most violent

Her blog, Twitter etc