Moral Heroes
 
“We criticize and separate ourselves from the process. [Instead] we’ve got to jump right in there with both feet.” Wisdom from Dolores Huerta. More on her inspirational story here: http://moralheroes.org/dolores-huerta 
 
“We criticize and separate ourselves from the process. [Instead] we’ve got to jump right in there with both feet.” 
Wisdom from Dolores Huerta. More on her inspirational story here: http://moralheroes.org/dolores-huerta 
Wangari Maathai Day 2014. 
"We are called to assist the earth to heal her wounds and in the process heal our own - indeed, to embrace the whole of creation in all its diversity, beauty and wonder." -Wagari Maathai

Wangari Maathai Day 2014. 

"We are called to assist the earth to heal her wounds and in the process heal our own - indeed, to embrace the whole of creation in all its diversity, beauty and wonder." -Wagari Maathai

Speaking in front of a crowd can be intimidating. Speaking out when your government wanted you to be silent is courageous.Fan Yew Teng, (Hero)

Speaking in front of a crowd can be intimidating. Speaking out when your government wanted you to be silent is courageous.

Fan Yew Teng, (Hero)

Curious how the son of Alabama Klansmen became a lead organizer in the Civil Rights movement? Read more about Bob Zellner’s inspirational story.
(SNCC leaders, Julian Bond front, Bob & Dottie Zellner and others behind.)

Curious how the son of Alabama Klansmen became a lead organizer in the Civil Rights movement? Read more about Bob Zellner’s inspirational story.

(SNCC leaders, Julian Bond front, Bob & Dottie Zellner and others behind.)

50 Years ago today the March On Washington cemented the vision for Civil Rights in the consciousness of the world. Let us not forget the hundreds of heroes who sacrificed their time, their families, their safety and their lives to bring that vision into reality.

50 Years ago today the March On Washington cemented the vision for Civil Rights in the consciousness of the world. Let us not forget the hundreds of heroes who sacrificed their time, their families, their safety and their lives to bring that vision into reality.

Happy Birthday to Aung San Suu Kyi! (June 19, 1945)

Happy Birthday to Aung San Suu Kyi! (June 19, 1945)

What a hero. Over 60 years of activism for equality, democracy and women’s rights in Sudan began with a small step at the age of 12. Here is Fatima’s incredible story.http://moralheroes.org/fatima-ahmed-ibrahim

What a hero. Over 60 years of activism for equality, democracy and women’s rights in Sudan began with a small step at the age of 12. Here is Fatima’s incredible story.

http://moralheroes.org/fatima-ahmed-ibrahim

Happy Birthday to Shiva Nazar Ahari. She turned 29 yesterday. She currently resides in prison following a crackdown on Iranian journalists this past March. http://moralheroes.org/shiva-nazar-ahari

Happy Birthday to Shiva Nazar Ahari. She turned 29 yesterday. She currently resides in prison following a crackdown on Iranian journalists this past March. http://moralheroes.org/shiva-nazar-ahari

People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
George Bernard Shaw 

King said in an interview that this photograph was taken as he tried to explain to his daughter Yolanda why she could not go to Funtown, a whites-only amusement park in Atlanta. King claims to have been tongue-tied when speaking to her. “One of the most painful experiences I have ever faced was to see her tears when I told her Funtown was closed to colored children, for I realized the first dark cloud of inferiority had floated into her little mental sky.”

King said in an interview that this photograph was taken as he tried to explain to his daughter Yolanda why she could not go to Funtown, a whites-only amusement park in Atlanta. King claims to have been tongue-tied when speaking to her. “One of the most painful experiences I have ever faced was to see her tears when I told her Funtown was closed to colored children, for I realized the first dark cloud of inferiority had floated into her little mental sky.”