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Civil Rights Groups Expect Swell of Support ~Black History Month

         

Leaders at the National Urban League convention say recent Voting

Rights Act decision and Trayvon Martin case have galvanized many

By Elizabeth Flock

The Rev. Dr. 452 more words

United States

Dorthy Height - In Memory

Dorothy Height: a civil rights heroine, educator and social activist ; She was a woman who had her finger print on all things American and as the President said,” deserves a place in our history”.    3/24/1912 – 4/20/2010

first posted 4/22/2011

~ Politics Petitions Pollution &pop Culture

[VIDEO] Ex-Black Panther: John Lewis 'Presided Over Destruction Of Black America' 

Mason Weaver, an author and former member of the Black Panther movement, said Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) presided over the “destruction of black America” in the years following his march with other… 167 more words

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Human Rights Atlas

The data behind the ground-breaking Human Rights Atlas is now freely available for anyone to access via UKDS.Stat, the data dissemination platform for international data at the UK Data Service.  436 more words

A Faith Commentary: If God Gave you five minutes to Live by!

If God gave you five minutes to live by, what would you do in those last moments. Would you try to fulfill any dream that you have always wanted to complete? 300 more words

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Ensuring that no one is left behind

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development vows to “leave no one behind”. In doing so, it reaffirms “the importance of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, as well as other international instruments relating to human rights and international law.” … 1,864 more words

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