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Live: ‘Champions of Change Tackling Social Justice Together’ – The Undefeated


Live: ‘Champions of Change Tackling Social Justice Together’  The Undefeated

The Undefeated is joining the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE) to present a town hall discussion about criminal justice issues entitled “Champions of …

NFL Players and Activism, On and Off the Field | The Takeaway – WNYC Studios


NFL Players and Activism, On and Off the Field | The Takeaway  WNYC Studios

Although there has not been as much coverage, NFL players are still actively involved in social justice activism.

Social Justice & Service Event Roundup | Social Justice – Los Angeles Loyolan


Social Justice & Service Event Roundup | Social Justice  Los Angeles Loyolan

Do you love *service*, social justice and community-building? Consider joining a *service* organization this semester, as this week marks the start of LMU’s *service* …

Bayard Rustin Center Opens Its Doors, Seeks Social Justice for All – Town Topics


Bayard Rustin Center Opens Its Doors, Seeks Social Justice for All  Town Topics

SAFE SPACE: Chief Activist Robt Seda-Schreiber, second from right, and local Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) members gather at the newly refurbished …

Hakeem Al-Araibi’s case is a test of world soccer’s human rights credentials. Here’s why – The Conversation AU


Hakeem Al-Araibi’s case is a test of world soccer’s human rights credentials. Here’s why  The Conversation AU

Hakeem Al-Araibi is a refugee from Bahrain who plays semi-professional soccer in Melbourne for Pascoe Vale. He is a former member of the Bahraini national …

Social justice and the Super Bowl: Two fatal police shootings of black men in Atlanta raise questions – NBCNews.com


Social justice and the Super Bowl: Two fatal police shootings of black men in Atlanta raise questions  NBCNews.com

A pair of fatal shootings in Atlanta this month in which black men believed to be unarmed were killed by police comes at a celebratory time in the city.

China: Founder of human rights website jailed for five years – Amnesty International


  1. China: Founder of human rights website jailed for five years  Amnesty International
  2. Chinese Human Rights Lawyer Sentenced To More Than 4 Years In Prison  NPR
  3. Chinese human rights lawyer sentenced to four years in prison  CNN
  4. Wang Quanzhang: China sentences human rights lawyer to four years in prison  The Guardian
  5. China: Rights Website Founder Sentenced to 5 Years  Human Rights Watch
  6. View full coverage on Google News

Explore social justice at this year’s ‘deis IMPACT festival – Brandeis University


Explore social justice at this year’s ‘deis IMPACT festival  Brandeis University

This year’s ‘deis IMPACT, the annual festival of social justice at Brandeis, will feature more than 50 events events all surrounding one question: What is social …

Confidence Not Complacency Regarding the Human Rights Challenges in Yemen and the UAE – JURIST


Confidence Not Complacency Regarding the Human Rights Challenges in Yemen and the UAE  JURIST

Gaps in understanding and application of domestic laws should not be misinterpreted to justify human rights violations.

Third annual Social Justice Symposium provides platform to speak on ‘What matters to the community’ – Red and Black


Third annual Social Justice Symposium provides platform to speak on ‘What matters to the community’  Red and Black

In 2018, the word “justice” was a top search on Merriam-Webster.com, with users consulting the entry 74 percent more than in 2017. Many who wonder about the …