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Amnesty International’s Write for Rights 2014: Hadiya Pendleton ~ “Pass The Youth P.R.O.M.I.S.E. Act To Address Gun Violence’

Letter sent out on December 17th, 2014 addressing the death of Hadiya Pendleton, who was shot and killed in her hometown of Chicago. While also, advocating for President Barack Obama to pass the “Youth Prison Reduction through Opportunities, Mentoring, Intervention, … Continue reading

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Amnesty International’s Write for Rights 2014: Darrell Cannon & Anthony Holmes ~ ‘Survivors of Chicago Police Torture Have Been Denied Justice’

Handwritten letter sent today telling Mayor Rahm Emmanuel to immediately support Chicago’s City Council ordinance titled “Reparations for Chicago Police Torture Survivors”. Clear support from the mayor’s office would allow resources to be allocated for the people of Chicago to … Continue reading

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