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For 10 years Victoria Brittain has been visiting with the wives and families of Guantanamo detainees, and men in prison or under house arrest in the UK and US. Her new book, Shadow Lives: The Forgotten Women of the War on Terror (Pluto, 2013), reveals the War on Terror through women’s eyes, in an exposé of the perilous state of freedom and democracy in our society.

Raise awareness of these forgotten women by putting your profile picture in shadow on Wednesday 20th February to coincide with the publication of Victoria’s new book.

Visit Twibbon to put your profile picture on Facebook and Twitter in shadow, or to update your Facebook cover image in support of the forgotten women of the war on terror at

To find out more about Shadow Lives, and for purchasing details, click here.


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