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Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick Given Top Amnesty International Award

Colin Kaepernick was awarded by Amnesty International for his continued work opposing racial injustice, multiple…

In Rio, an Unspoken Fight Against Police Violence

Ana Paula Oliveira says her son, Jonatha de Oliveira Silva, was just like any 19-year-old.…

From Ferguson to Selma

I'm riding with folks from St. Louis on a nine hour trip to Selma. A fellow activist, Tiffany,…

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Amnesty International:Stop Gun Violence Now

This past week, Amnesty International USA observed the Global Week of Action Against Gun Violence, along…

Will Change in Leadership Bring Progress on Human Rights in Ethiopia?

Political opponents are arrested. Journalists have been imprisoned. “Tens of thousands of people” have been…

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Popular Somali Comedian Killed

A popular Somali comedian and playwright who mocked Islamist militants for brainwashing children and killing…