#Civil Rights

  • Article: #NotInMyName: A New South African Civil Rights Movement Is Fighting to Change Perspectives

    #NotInMyName: A New South African Civil Rights Movement Is Fighting to Change Perspectives

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 14, 2018

    "It is us men who are killing and abusing women." Read more

  • Article: Activists and Movement Makers Are Set to Take Over Global Citizen Week

    Activists and Movement Makers Are Set to Take Over Global Citizen Week

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 21, 2018

    Join Global Citizen as we host the Movement Makers Summit on Sept. 25 in New York City. Read more

  • Article: Rights Groups Urge Malawi to Protect People With Albinism From Violence

    Rights Groups Urge Malawi to Protect People With Albinism From Violence

    June 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Only two of 148 reported cases have been successfully prosecuted. Read more

  • Article: Voters in Alaska Reject Anti-Transgender ‘Bathroom Bill’

    Voters in Alaska Reject Anti-Transgender ‘Bathroom Bill’

    By Chris Gelardi|April 9, 2018

    The bill would have prevented people from using bathrooms consistent with their identities. Read more

  • Article: An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting

    An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting

    By Daniele Selby|March 16, 2018

    Marielle Franco was critical of police brutality in Brazil’s impoverished favelas, where she grew up Read more

  • Article: Recy Taylor, Rosa Parks, and 7 Other Inspiring Women You Should Know

    Recy Taylor, Rosa Parks, and 7 Other Inspiring Women You Should Know

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 8, 2018

    The contributions of these women were fundamental to the Civil Rights Movement. Read more

  • Article: 17 Quotes About Peace to Give You Strength Today

    17 Quotes About Peace to Give You Strength Today

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 14, 2017

    “Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” Read more

  • Article: MLK, Jr., Shot 49 Years Ago Today: ‘I Still Have Faith in the Future’

    MLK, Jr., Shot 49 Years Ago Today: ‘I Still Have Faith in the Future’

    By Colleen Curry|April 4, 2017

    “Now I’m not one to lose hope. I keep on hoping.” Read more