Watch the video of the June 2013 Human Rights Awards Program

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Saturday, June 15, 2013
40th Annual Human Rights Awards

From the Wilmington Ten to Howard Morgan, 
A Luta Continua – Free all Political Prisoners

Keynote speaker – Gerald Horne, PhD

Honorees:

Jeff Baker, President of the Committee for a Better Chicago and leader in the struggle to Stop Police Crimes
Lisa Brock, PhD, Academic Director of the Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership at Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and longtime activist for human rights
Karen Lewis, President of the Chicago Teachers Union and strong advocate for fair and effective public schools
The People’s Law Office Staff, committed fighters for rights and justice for all prisoners, including freedom for those who have been wrongfully convicted