September 5, 2016
Artist and Human Rights Activist Danilo Maldonado Machado, “El Sexto” has sent the following information directly. Human Rights Activist Dr. Guillermo Fariñas Hernández has fainted and become unconscious today after being without food and water for 47 days. At this moment his condition is serious and he has been transferred to the Arnaldo Milan Castro Hospital. His condition is extremely fragile. Please take a moment to share this information via social media. And to also take a moment to contact Amnesty International to advise them of his condition http://www.amnestyusa.org/about-us/contact-us. Please take a moment to write a message to the White House advising them of his condition too. Human Rights Activist Dr. Guillermo Fariñas Hernández and President Obama met twice once in the U.S. and once in Cuba at the newly opened U.S. Embassy in Havana to discuss matters of human rights and freedom of speech in Cuba, https://www.whitehouse.gov/contact.