“The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it.”
Hinmatooyalahtqit is also known as Chief Joseph of the Wallowa band of Nez Perce, 1840 – 1904
"True community is based on upon equality, mutuality, and reciprocity. It affirms the richness of individual diversity as well as the common human ties that bind us together."
Arrested in 1940 in Virginia for refusing to move to the back of a Greyhound bus. Pauli Murray was an American civil rights activist who became a lawyer, a women’s rights activist, Episcopal priest, and author.
"You Are a Royal soul who always advocates solutions that uphold the dignity and value of all"
Viola Irene Desmond
Viola Irene Desmond (July 6, 1914 – February 7, 1965) was a Canadian civil rights activist and entrepreneur of Black Nova Scotian descent. In 1946 she challenged racial segregation at a cinema in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia by refusing to leave a whites-only area of the Roseland Theatre