How Zack Snyder Hopes Justice League Will Save His DC Universe
Last Friday, io9 was among a group of journalists invited to the London set of Justice League. There director Zack Snyder, star/executive producer Ben Affleck, and everyone involved all had one, simple message for us: We know. And we’re trying.
10 Messages Of Hope And Justice From The Sunday Sermon At Mother Emanuel
Just a few days after horror struck Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, the church o...
Why Ebony Harris is Hoping Justices Give Free Speech Life in NIFLA v. Becerra
It was in choosing life for her son, Ethan, at a pro-life pregnancy center that Ebony Harris truly discovered her own life for the first time.
Still hoping for justice 10 years later: Family holds vigil remembering Eric Walton
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Loved ones of Eric Walton remembered him Saturday with a vigil, 10 years after his death. The family is still hopeful for justice as the search for his killer continues. “We don’t know what happened," said Taleah Walton, Eric's sister. "All we know is he was murdered in his sleep.”
What La Santa Cecilia Hopes Our Next President Can Do for Criminal Justice
#SchoolsNotPrisons is a free music and art tour making its way across California communities that have been heavily impacted by incarceration to push for a future that's invested in our youth's education instead of their imprisonment. MORE: What Carmen Carrera Hopes Our Next President Can Do for Transgender Rights
It's Time to Plant Hope: 10 Inspiring Quotes on Leadership for Social Justice from Dr. Wangari...
The power of one- one person can make a difference. One person can lead social change. Dr. Wangari Maathai's leadership legacy demonstrates the power of ...
Father of Clemson student found dead 20 years ago still hopes for justice
Just days after a law enforcement task force announced new information in the 20-year-old homicide of Clemson student, Brooke Holsenback, the girl's father said Monday that he still hopes the case will be solved.
How One Man Used Marketing to Bring Buyers to Justice
Jason Kowal, Principal and Co-Founder of Global Thinking had a good reason to get involved. Two daughters. In the spring of 2014, Shared Hope contacted Jason and his team about helping launch the Demanding Justice Project campaign website, a site that serves to expose buyers convicted of purchasing sex with minors. At the conclusion of …
Early Release of "Hope Rising: How the Science of HOPE Can Change Your Life"
The Alliance in collaboration with the Hope Research Center at the University of Oklahoma has been measuring hope in its programs since 2013. Casey Gwinn and Chan Hellman have now authored a new book to be released on November 27, 2018 challenging individuals and organizations across America to measure and cultivate hope in their own lives and in their work with trauma survivors. Their publisher has just announced the pre-release of a limited number of copies of the new book at the 18th…
Why we must listen to Rohingya perspectives
It is paramount international actors prioritize Rohingya’s participation in their own struggle for peace
How Criminal Justice is a Reproductive Justice Issue, Especially for Women of Color
In 2011, a woman named Bei Bei Shuai was prosecuted for homicide based on her attempted suicide. She was pregnant at the time and was rushed to the hospital to have an emergency cesarean section. Her newborn daughter died shortly after birth. Rather than treating Ms. Shuai with the compassion she deserved, the state of Indiana charged her with attempted murder and feticide of her child. Ms. Shuai served 435 days in jail until the Supreme Court of Indiana allowed her release on…
What is Economic Justice?
Remarks delivered at “Music, Peace, and Hoppiness“, sponsored by MAPA Next Gen, August 19, 2018 Hi, my name is Susannah Sudborough and I’m a member of Massachusetts Peace Action Network- Next Generation. We’re a group of young people looking to take on the mission of Peace Action. I wanted to tak
Imprisonment, torture and rape: Why Myanmar must be referred to the ICC
Only a credible process that takes steps to prosecute those responsible to account will end the government's vicious cycle of violence against its own people
Will the ICC Start an Investigation in Afghanistan after all? What we know so far about the ICC...
After the startling rejection in April by the International Criminal Court (ICC) of the prosecutors' request to launch an investigation into war crimes and
What is Hope Strong?
The Salvation Army's initiative to maximize all resources across the City of Chicago and the Metropolitan Division.
What is Transitional Justice?
Transitional justice definition : the set of judicial and non-judicial measures implemented by societies to redress legacies of massive human rights abuse.
Mapped: How monsoon rains could submerge Rohingya refugee camps
This bird’s-eye view shows just how vulnerable Rohingya are to flood and landslide risks
20 Years of Hope
When her husband, Ed, was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2006, Elise Ziv knew her family needed more than medical attention to cope with the crisis. Fortunately, someone told her about Hopewell Cancer Support. Ed and Elise Ziv and their two boys, Caleb and Coby, then 5 and 7 years old, all received free services from licensed professionals there and, above all, found a community of people who understood what they were up against “My husband joined a brain tumor support group, and…
What Lies Ahead for Azerbaijan?
The result of Azerbaijan’s upcoming presidential election is not in doubt. But the incumbent president will face a new set of challenges during his next five-year term.
How to Lie with Data Visualization
Data visualization is one of the most important tools we have to analyze data. But it’s just as easy to mislead as it is to educate using charts and graphs. In this article we’ll take a look at 3 of the most common ways in which visualizations can be misleading. Truncated Y-Axis One of the …