Rights Activist

Some articles on activist, rights activist, activists:

List Of Gay, Lesbian Or Bisexual People: K - K
1925 American LGBT activist G Chris Kanyon 1970–2010 American Professional wrestler G Rebecca Kaplan b. 1968—2011 Ugandan LGBT rights activist G Michael Kauch b ... ? Canadian Politician, activist L Sean W ...
List Of Atheist Activists And Educators - Other Activists and Educators
... People who are/were activists or educators in other areas (social reform, feminism etc), but who were also atheists ... Acciarito (1871–1943) Italian anarchist activist who attempted to assassinate King Umberto I ... Zackie Achmat (born 1962) South African anti-HIV/AIDS activist founder of the Treatment Action Campaign ...
Lincoln Normal School - Notable Alumni
... Coretta Scott King, civil rights activist and wife of Martin Luther King, Jr ... Edythe Scott Bagley, educator, and civil rights activist Jean Childs, wife of civil rights activist Andrew Young Odith Thelma Patton, mother of Bishop T ...
National Organization For Women (NOW) Woman Of Courage Award Winners
... Hogshead-Makar Title IX advocate, Olympic athlete (1984) 2009 Susan Hill Abortion rights activist 2008 Barbra Hillary Nurse, Traveler 2008 Lilly Ledbetter Activist against wage ... FDA) Office of Women's Health 2006 Ani DiFranco Singer, Songwriter, Vocalist, Guitarist, Activist 2005 Tillie Black Bear Founder of the first shelter for women of color 2005 Sybil Niden Goldrich ... Trail-blazing legislator 2000 Julia Gabriel Activist against forced labor 1999 Martina Pickett Advocate for safe and just workplace 1999 Tapestry of Polygamy Group of women ...
Canton, Mississippi - Notable People
... gospel recording group Annie Bell Robinson Devine (1912–2000), civil rights activist George Doherty (1920–1987), football player, Buffalo Bills Scott Field (1847 ... Coney (1927-) civil rights activist and educator L ... player Samuel Mockbee (1944–2001), Architect Anne Moody (1940-), civil rights activist, author Coming of Age in Mississippi based on her work with CORE George ...

Famous quotes containing the words activist and/or rights:

    Adolescents have the right to be themselves. The fact that you were the belle of the ball, the captain of the lacrosse team, the president of your senior class, Phi Beta Kappa, or a political activist doesn’t mean that your teenager will be or should be the same....Likewise, the fact that you were a wallflower, uncoordinated, and a C student shouldn’t mean that you push your child to be everything you were not.
    Laurence Steinberg (20th century)

    I recognize no rights but human rights—I know nothing of men’s rights and women’s rights ...
    Angelina Grimké (1805–1879)