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This group of Patriots is working for social justice – The Boston Globe


This group of Patriots is working for social justice  The Boston Globe

Devin and Jason McCourty, Duron Harmon, and Matthew Slater recently attended pretrial hearings at Boston Municipal Court to gain insight on the judicial …

Conn. Court Considers Whether Elephants Deserve Human Rights – WBUR


Conn. Court Considers Whether Elephants Deserve Human Rights  WBUR

A nonprofit called the Nonhuman Rights Project want the court to recognize the animals’ “personhood,” a status that would entitle them to the same legal …

White evangelical pastors need to resurrect the social justice message of Jesus | Commentary – Orlando Sentinel


White evangelical pastors need to resurrect the social justice message of Jesus | Commentary  Orlando Sentinel

Shannon Green shares her thoughts on the Groveland Four panel discussion about improving race relations and the role that white pastors need to play.

Recovering the Christian Foundations of Human Rights – RealClearPolitics


Recovering the Christian Foundations of Human Rights  RealClearPolitics

Many progressives think that independence from religious belief is a crucial source of the power of human rights. According to many conservatives, the spurning …

Goodman Center to Host Ready4Change Social Justice Conference April 26 – madison365.com


Goodman Center to Host Ready4Change Social Justice Conference April 26  madison365.com

In a city lacking events focused on youth exercising social justice, The Ready4Change Social Justice Conference hopes to combine hip-hop, African culture and …

Sudan’s Revolution and the Geopolitics of Human Rights – JSTOR Daily


Sudan’s Revolution and the Geopolitics of Human Rights  JSTOR Daily

Sudan’s former president Omar al-Bashir was indicted by the International Criminal Court on charges of war crimes and genocide. Why isn’t he on trial?

Israel wants to deport me for my human rights work – The Washington Post


Israel wants to deport me for my human rights work  The Washington Post

Omar Shakir is the Israel and Palestine director of Human Rights Watch. An Israeli judge asked me in court last month if I would vow not to promote “boycotts,” …

Ben & Jerry’s Gives Away Free Ice Cream And A Sprinkle Of Social Justice – Forbes


Ben & Jerry’s Gives Away Free Ice Cream And A Sprinkle Of Social Justice  Forbes

Caliva and Ben & Jerry’s are joining forces to support the Clear My Record project. On 4/19 and 4/20, Caliva’s products will be served with a complimentary pint …

April Social Justice Salon discusses African-American activist – College Heights Herald


April Social Justice Salon discusses African-American activist  College Heights Herald

An African American activist and author was the topic of discussion Tuesday during the April Social Justice Salon in Downing Student Union.

Microsoft denied police facial recognition tech over human rights concerns – The Verge


Microsoft denied police facial recognition tech over human rights concerns  The Verge

Microsoft has said it turned down a request from law enforcement in California to use its facial recognition technology in police body cameras and cars, reports …