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Martin Luther King Jr.’s Failure and America’s Future: A Reflection on the 50 Year Anniversary of the Chicago Freedom Movement
Senior Fellow Devon Crawford writes of Martin Luther King Jr.'s pivot from the U.S. South to the U.S. North, specifically Chicago, in his anti-segregationist efforts in the Huffington Post
Macalester College graduate selected as Humanity in Action Fellow
Fellow Gage Garretson was interviewed by his alma mater, Macalester College, about becoming a Humanity in Action Fellow and his hopes for what the experience will offer.
Thank you to our 2016 US Review and Admissions Committees
Humanity in Action received 513 applications for our Fellowships in Europe and Atlanta this year, as well as 165 applications for the Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship.
Buoys Provide Safer Alternative for Catching Swordfish in Pacific Ocean
Senior Fellow and California State Senator Ben Allen pens article with California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom in The Sacramento Bee on fishing regulations to safeguard the environment.
16 Shots, 10 Ministers, and a Renewed Call for Justice
In the Huffington Post, Senior Fellow Devon Crawford writes of his arrest alongside other ministers and reverends in protest of Chicago official's treatment of Laquan McDonald's death by police shooting.
On #WorldKindnessDay, A Mango Thief Tells How Kindness Saved His Life
2009 Senior Fellow Kennedy Odede, founder of Shining Hope for Communities in Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya, talks about World Kindness Day and how a kind act during mob violence against him changed his life.
Let qualified students contribute; support the Pa. DREAM Act
Senior Fellow Carlos Sierra writes an op-ed in the Lancaster Online on why the 2015 DREAM Act in Pennsylvania should pass.
Thank you to our 2015 US Review and Admissions Committees
Humanity in Action received 689 applications for our Fellowships in Europe and Atlanta this year and 421 applications for the Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship.