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Amnesty International’s Write for Rights 2014: Chelsea Manning ~ “Jailed After Exposing Possible Human Rights Abuses”

A nation whose history starts with Crimes Against Humanity, by enslaving kidnapped Africans and by the genocide of Indigenous-Aboriginals, depends on maintaining its’ authority with an empire of security. The United States establishes its’ security by passing laws, by building … Continue reading

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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: Jorge Lázaro Nunes Dos Santos ~ “Father Seeking Justice For His Sons”

Jorge Lázaro Nunes Dos Santos has been enduring the injustice and tragedy of having his sons, Ricardo and Enio dos Santos, murdered in Brazil with no convictions. Ricardo was playing soccer with his friends when he was shot to death. … Continue reading

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Amnesty International’s Write for Rights 2014: Moses Akatugba ~ ‘Tortured, Beaten And Sentenced To Death’

Another letter sent on the 17th of December, 2014 asking the governor of Nigeria’s Delta State to commute Moses Akatugba’s death sentence. Moses Akatugba was sentenced to death and tortured as a way for the police in Nigeria’s Delta State … Continue reading

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Amnesty International’s Write for Rights 2014: Raif Badawi ~ ‘Imprisonment And 1000 Lashes For A Website’

A letter sent on the 17th of December 2014 to the King of Saudi Arabia, King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, asking for the immediate and unconditional release of Raif Badawi. Raif Badawi, among many others, is a Prisoner … 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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Social Mobilization: A Key Factor in Preventing and Fighting Diseases

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