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This installation lives in the atrium of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights and presents a new set of cultural heroes for our time. This mural signifies a global movement of champions fighting side-by-side for human rights
Learn more about the Global Defenders mural and other campaigns by The People’s Portfolio here.
Martin Luther King Jr. Resources
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institution
The Morehouse College, Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection
The King Center
Human Rights Resources
The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
Freedom House Global Freedom Status
Minority Rights Group International
Human Rights Watch
Human Rights First
An advocate for justice and equality on the playground of his grade school, he honed his knowledge of global social movements and used the tactics of non-violent change as an…
A Mexican student who migrated to the US seeking the American dream with her family when she was ten, she was discovered to be an undocumented immigrant when stopped by…