Joe Biden's administration should prioritize human rights; Kazakhstan continues to crackdown on human rights groups; Promoting inclusion through art in Mozambique;Rights activist Ahmed Mansoor's detention is unjust; More in today's Daily Brief:
We thank human rights activistMartin Luther King III for sharing his message of hope amid these challenging times at DuPont’s virtual event celebrating his father’s enduring legacy. We'll continue to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and uplift his mission of equality for all.
🗳️ "Given the events that have happened today, we are moving in the reverse order " of #democracy says Human rights activist @SarahBireete ahead of election day in #Uganda . #F24Debate Fore full show 📺➡️
"A dialog is not enough. We need to have counter measures," former Hong Kong lawmaker and pro-democracy activist @nathanlawkc told DW. "Concentration camps in Xinjiang, human rights violations in Hong Kong... [this] is not going to be fixed just by talking to China."
She was : a black, LGBT woman raised in one of Rio's poorest favelas, became a human rights activist, joined the socialist PSOL party, was elected in 2016 with a massive vote to Rio City Council. A hideous loss, & the possibility of assassination is real & chilling
My mom’s birthday is Friday, April 27. She was so much more than #MLK ’s wife & widow. Global leader, peace advocate, human rights activist, founder of (2 months after my father was assassinated). Will you join me in this week? #CelebratingCoretta #CorettaScottKing