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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
She has lived her entire life in a quest to foster justice and diminish inequity. Her journey has taken her from the African American freedom struggle in Mississippi and Georgia…
A veteran nonviolent protester since the 1940s, he was a quintessential civil rights warrior and a member of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s executive staff. Known for his courage and…