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by Warren I. Cohen

  • ISBN: 074256701X
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  • Author: Warren I. Cohen
  • Subcategory: Social Sciences
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 16, 2009)
  • Pages: 280 pages
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Warren Cohen highlights the vital roles of Bram Fischer, Helen Suzman, and Donald Woods in fighting apartheid in South Africa and of Jack Greenberg in the struggle against Jim Crow in America

Warren Cohen highlights the vital roles of Bram Fischer, Helen Suzman, and Donald Woods in fighting apartheid in South Africa and of Jack Greenberg in the struggle against Jim Crow in America. He traces Liu Binyan's efforts to win freedom of the press and to end the abuse of power by the Chinese communist Party. A new generation will learn that Margaret Sanger was responsible for the single most important advance toward the liberation of women worldwide. They will also come to know some of the valiant women who fought at great personal risk for equal rights in Muslim communities.

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Profiles in Humanity tells a dozen gripping stories of men and women-some famous, some obscure-who risked all to achieve much in non-violent struggles for human rights around the globe in the twentieth century

Profiles in Humanity tells a dozen gripping stories of men and women-some famous, some obscure-who risked all to achieve much in non-violent struggles for human rights around the globe in the twentieth century. These profiles in moral courage will help inspire new generations to confront repression in the twenty-first century.

Profiles in Humanity. This compelling book tells the inspirational stories of men and women who fought for peace, freedom, equality, and human rights throughout the twentieth century. These courageous individuals include leading figures such as Mahatma Gandhi, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, Martin Luther King J. Nelson Mandela, Václav Havel, and Mikhail Gorbachev, as well as Nobel Prize winners Aung San Suu Kyi, Andrei Sakharov, and Muhammad Yunus

Civil and human rights lawyer for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. Cohen, Warren I. (1 January 2009). Profiles in Humanity: The Battle for Peace, Freedom, Equality, and Human Rights.

Civil and human rights lawyer for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund Greenberg recalled his earliest arguments before the Supreme Court, saying: It was like a religious experience; the first few times I was there I was full of awe. I had an almost tactile feeling. Rowman & Littlefield. ISBN 9780742567016 – via Google Books.

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Profiles in Humanity: The Battle for Peace, Freedom, Equality, and Human Rights. American, Chinese, and Japanese perspectives on wartime Asia, 1931-1949. Akira Iriye, Warren I. Cohen. 0 Mb. 571 Kb. America's Response to China: A History of Sino-American Relations.

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Civil and human rights lawyer. Profiles in Humanity: The Battle for Peace, Freedom, Equality, and Human Rights". Rowman & Littlefield – via Google Books. Greenberg became the only white legal counselor for the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund ("LDF") in 1949, and, in 1961, succeeded Thurgood Marshall as LDF's Director-Counsel. Greenberg recalled his earliest arguments before the Supreme Court, saying: "It was like a religious experience; the first few times I was there I was full of awe. The first time I was in the Court, I wasn't arguing.

This compelling book tells the inspirational stories of men and women who fought for peace, freedom, equality, and human rights throughout the twentieth century. These courageous individuals include leading figures such as Mahatma Gandhi, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, Martin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela, Václav Havel, and Mikhail Gorbachev, as well as Nobel Prize winners Aung San Suu Kyi, Andrei Sakharov, and Muhammad Yunus. Readers will be reminded why Pope John XXIII, long overshadowed by the charismatic John Paul II, was the greatest pope of contemporary times. A new generation will learn that Margaret Sanger was responsible for the single most important advance toward the liberation of women worldwide. They will also come to know some of the valiant women who fought at great personal risk for equal rights in Muslim communities. Cohen highlights the vital roles of Bram Fischer, Helen Suzman, and Donald Woods in fighting apartheid in South Africa and of Jack Greenberg in the struggle against Jim Crow in America. He traces Liu Binyan's efforts to win freedom of the press and to end the abuse of power by the Chinese Communist Party. Finally, he recounts the remarkable stories of some of the thousands of men and women of many nationalities and walks of life who rescued Jews during the Holocaust. Together, these biographies paint an unforgettable portrait of the famous and unsung people who stepped forward with the moral vision to intervene, often at great personal cost, to alleviate human misery.

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