Tag: social activism
Frederick Douglass' powerful story of his life as a slave and his escape to freedom is inspiring writers and readers far beyond the U.S.
February is Black History Month. Learn what inspired dozens of countries to name thousands of streets after Martin Luther King Jr.
On February 2, Venezuelans took to the streets in support of constitutionally appointed interim President Juan Guaidó.
See how peaceful protests can lead to positive social and political changes, especially if they include a wide representation of citizens.
"At its core, corruption is the transfer of wealth from the powerless to the powerful," U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley has said. Learn how much.
A century ago, corrupt political machines that made their leaders rich thrived in U.S. cities. But people came together to reform the system.
People with disabilities have valuable talents that benefit society. Help them have the best chance to use them. Spread the word. Download this free poster.
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad survived torture and rape by ISIS. She is an outspoken advocate for the Yazidis of northern Iraq.
A Canadian-Iranian dual national — arrested by Iranian authorities for his environmental work and contact with foreigners — died during interrogation.