You must suffer for your art.... . Fer these of yew who dc net knew: This is Ali Fermi. a Syrian political cartoonist, Back in 2011 he drew a piece of art that  Art Political
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You must suffer for your art...

Fer these of yew who dc
net knew:
This is Ali Fermi. a
Syrian political
cartoonist,
Back in 2011 he drew a
piece of art that was
considered to
ridicule President Bashar
Because of this he was kidnapped by
governement security forces, who beat
him nearly to death: wrangling your hands
he prevent him from drawing again,
Ferzat was
admitted to
hospital where he
was treated. At the
hospital he did
this in response to
the incident:
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User avatar #1 - nimba (12/29/2013) [+] (9 replies)
jeez, why did they have to mangle my hands
#17 - TexMex (12/30/2013) [+] (4 replies)
This guy is ridiculing me and trying to make me look violent and intolerant.   
Let's crush his hands to prove him wrong.
This guy is ridiculing me and trying to make me look violent and intolerant.
Let's crush his hands to prove him wrong.
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#3 - greatbear has deleted their comment [+] (29 replies)
#12 to #3 - santsbro (12/30/2013) [-]
OMG LE EPIC BAIT LOL SO LEEET TROOLL LE XD 9GAG ERMY INVAD EVERWHAR! LOLOLOLOLOLOL Are you even trying?
#20 - Hawke (12/30/2013) [+] (1 reply)
You can't Mossad the Assad.
#21 - icespine (12/30/2013) [-]
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User avatar #2 - erpetrich (12/29/2013) [+] (3 replies)
This is being persecuted for drawing cartoons, not what is bitched about in Europe
#74 - jvcjvc (12/30/2013) [-]
hfw
#16 - supersexyguy (12/30/2013) [+] (2 replies)
lol the government officials must suck at torturing if they tried to mangle his hands useless then a day later he draws again
User avatar #66 - suikerpapa ONLINE (12/30/2013) [+] (1 reply)
And then he got beat up again
User avatar #19 - lolninjakik (12/30/2013) [+] (1 reply)
Well I guess he can ask his mom for help now.
#68 - stalini (12/30/2013) [+] (7 replies)
>art
#72 to #68 - computers (12/30/2013) [-]
Shut the **** up
#85 - stupidffff (12/30/2013) [-]
Not my hands
#111 - johrny (12/30/2013) [-]
Shouldn't we speak about his courage in the comments?!   
Like really. He drawed the second one in the fear, no.. i assume by now that this man doesn't know how to pronounce fear, better, in the knowledge they might come back to finish the job.   
   
That is one fearless hero for humanrights!
Shouldn't we speak about his courage in the comments?!
Like really. He drawed the second one in the fear, no.. i assume by now that this man doesn't know how to pronounce fear, better, in the knowledge they might come back to finish the job.

That is one fearless hero for humanrights!
User avatar #88 - misab (12/30/2013) [+] (3 replies)
“When you tear out a man's tongue, you are not proving him a liar, you're only telling the world that you fear what he might say.”
― George R.R. Martin, A Clash of Kings
User avatar #123 - localbees (12/30/2013) [-]
I feel like "Syrian political cartoonist" is an awful job to have.
#25 - dereken (12/30/2013) [-]
Defiant. I like his spirit.
User avatar #115 - weirdvintagegirl (12/30/2013) [+] (4 replies)
I don't even want to imagine having my hands destroyed so I couldn't draw ever again...that would kill me.
User avatar #44 - xsoulchaser (12/30/2013) [+] (5 replies)
THEY MANGLED OUR HANDS?
#45 to #44 - mattoland (12/30/2013) [-]
NOT MY HANDS! I NEED THOSE FOR DRAWING POLITICAL CARTOONS!
User avatar #24 - mrhazzy (12/30/2013) [-]
Good job he didn't draw Mohammed...
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