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A Zimbabwean Activist Recalls Her Ordeal in Harare’s Most Notorious Prison

A Zimbabwean activist recounts her 84-day stay in Chikurubi Maximum Prison in Harare.

Frail and looking sick, 34-year-old Zimbabwean activist, Linda Masarira, walks in the streets of Harare a day after her discharge from a Harare hospital. Though she is now testing what she calls “freedom,” her mind returns to her recent 84-day stint in Chikurubi Maximum Prison.

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