"I don't need all this attention, but I feel like I have to do something good with it, I have to turn my anger into something positive."
It was announced Tuesday, Dec. 1, that Garry McCarthy was officially fired from his position as Chicago's Chief of Police.
Rosa Parks risked physical abuse, arrest and jail because she was part of a growing movement of African Americans sick and tired of discrimination and racism.
Leaders in the pursuit of justice say demonstrations will continue: there is such profound distrust and alienation from the police in the neighborhoods most affected.
"If there was no protest that would mean we've become immune to this madness."
Today, and for the rest of the weekend, School of the Americas Watch (SOA Watch) will gather on its 25th anniversary.
Change the Mascot says about a dozen schools have dropped Native mascots over the past two years and another 20 are considering a change.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was an abolitionist and leading figure of the early women's movement.
A woman's rights to birth control and proper health coverage from her place of employment are once again coming under fire.
National Field Director of Jobs With Justice, Davis-Faulkner was a fierce advocate for dignity, justice and self-determination for all people.