Funeka Soldaat
Funeka Soldaat is a lesbian community activist from South Africa. She is a survivor of corrective rape and founded the Khayelitsha-based lesbian advocacy group Free Gender.Soldaat spoke to a Khayelits...
Bob Avakian
Bob Avakian (born March 7, 1943) is an American political activist and Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA (RCP).
Robert Bruce Avakian was born in Washington, D.C., and grew up in B...
Jakub Polák (anarchist)
Jakub Polák (1 September 1952 – 25 September 2012) was a Czech anarchist and anti-racism activist. Polák was involved particularly in Roma rights and squatters' rights issues.Polák was born in Karlovy...
Nalliah Kumaraguruparan
Nalliah Kumaraguruparan (Tamil: நல்லையா குமரகுருபரன்)(Sinhalese: නල්ලය්යා කුමරගුරුපරන්)is a Sri Lankan politician, ex.member of Colombo Municipal Council, currently an elected member of the W...
Michelle Alexander
Michelle Alexander (born October 7, 1967) is an associate professor of law at Ohio State University, a civil rights advocate and a writer.
Alexander is a graduate of Harvard University where she r...
Nadarajah Raviraj
Nadarajah Raviraj (Tamil: நடராஜா ரவிராஜ், naṭarājā ravirāj  [n̪əɖəˈɾ̪aːdʒaː ˈɾ̪əviɾ̪aːdʒ]; 25 June 1962 – 10 November 2006) was a prominent Sri Lankan Tamil politician and human rights lawye...
Jowelle de Souza
Jowelle De Souza (born May 12, 1974) is a hairdresser and community organizer in San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago. She is well known for being an activist for gay and transgender rights and animal w...
Zura Bitiyeva
Zura Bitiyeva (1948–May 21, 2003) (also transliterated as Bitieva) was a locally well-known Chechen human rights activist who was extrajudicially executed by a Russian government death squad in 2003 a...
N.P Manicham Errthandaar
N.P Manicham Errthandaar (Nadarajapuram Parimanam Manicham Errthandaar) was a Founder Member of Mukkulathor Sangam, Proprietor and Editor of Weekly magazine Urimai Murasu, Founder of Mukkulathor Schoo...
Morgan Holmes
Morgan Holmes is a Canadian sociologist and a professor at Wilfrid Laurier University, Ontario. She is also an intersex activist and writer, and former member of Intersex Society of North America.
Jillian Marsh
Jillian Marsh was raised in the coal-mining town of Leigh Creek, in South Australia’s Flinders Ranges, and she has had a long interest in mining issues and indigenous communities. In 1998 Marsh receiv...
Chris Iijima
Chris Kando Iijima (1948–2005) was an Asian American folksinger, educator and legal scholar. He, Joanne Nobuko Miyamoto, and Charlie Chin, were the members of the group Yellow Pearl; their 1973 album...
Mary Bastian
Father Mary Bastian (1948 – 6 January 1985) was a minority Tamil Human Rights activist and local Roman Catholic parish priest from Sri Lanka. He was shot and killed along with 10 other civilian...