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NAACP broadcasts Davis ‘Celebration of Life’

As hundreds of family, friends and supporters pack Jonesville Baptist Church in Savannah, Ga., for the memorial service of Troy Anthony Davis, thousands more will be able to virtually stand alongside the Davis family. The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is broadcasting live the service, “Troy Davis: A Celebration of Life,” […]

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Clark convenes ‘Informed Activism’ this weekend

This weekend, more than 1,000 students, scholars, policy-makers, activists and representatives from non-governmental organizations are scheduled to gather at Clark University in Worcester, Mass., for a unique international summit, Informed Activism: Armed Conflict, Scarce Resources and Congo. Clark’s Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies has joined with Jewish World Watch to host this conference […]

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Hope remains for Davis in these final hours

“Democracy Now!” devoted its entire on-location broadcast today to the fallibility of the U.S. death penalty and the scheduled execution of Troy Anthony Davis by the State of Georgia at 7 p.m. ET. Host Amy Goodman will also conduct a special broadcast, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. EDT, from outside the prison and execution site […]

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Voices of Hunger Strike call for action, solidarity

With the most recent Darfur Fast for Life¬†just wrapping up, we wanted to bring you statements from those who fasted in front of the White House You can view interviews, one representing each hour of the fast, on the YouTube Channel, SudanUnlimited. Following the fast, the Peace in Sudan Rally is being held until 3 […]

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Join Darfur hunger strike on Friday, noon to noon

On Friday, advocates for Darfur around the world will be uniting in a hunger strike with four objectives: Immediate protection of civilians Unimpeded humanitarian access Accountability for the crimes against humanity committed by Sudan’s regime, as alleged by the International Criminal Court (ICC) Justice brought to bear for the Sudanese people for genocide crimes and […]

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