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Kumi Naidoo
Secretary General | Activist | Speaking truth to power
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Jem Bendell Apr 19
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Phil Bloomer Apr 21
The Rebellion does what Ghandi and Martin Luther King taught us to do in the face of unresponisve government. "Power without love is reckless and abusive. Love without Power is sentimental and anaemic"
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Kumi Naidoo Apr 21
Horrified by the devastating attacks on churches and hotels during celebrations in Sri Lanka today. My heart goes out to all the victims and the people of Sri Lanka. We urge that truth and justice must prevail so this horrific violence can be defeated 🇱🇰
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Akhona Xotyeni👑 Apr 20
If you live around Cape Town take some time out on the 25th of April to go engage with the various political parties about how they will implement greener policies in S.A. if voted into power.
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Tomás Insua Apr 17
Two climate heroes meet. Two generations coming together to call for intergenerational justice. Such a blessing to be their translator today.
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Anna Taylor Apr 16
Feeling very inspired by the US youth strikers!
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US Youth Climate Strike Apr 15
In under a day of releasing our petition, we’ve already reached 10,000 signatures. Ten thousand. That is the power of grassroots. That is what happens when we unite together for our common goals. Let’s speak truth to power. Sign and share.
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Amnesty UK Apr 14
Thank you for your inspirational words at and vision for our future. Let's get to work!
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Winnie Byanyima Apr 14
It’s a great honour to be ranked the 20th most influential African by joining Nobel Laureate , my brother & our East African daughter on a list of 100 “decision-makers, money takers & thought shakers”! Humbling.
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Hannah Martin Apr 12
Young people speaking up for their generation calling for good jobs for themselves and to stop the climate crisis in its tracks with a
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Kumi Naidoo Apr 13
To win climate justice we need to oppose racism. Because the struggle to protect our planet and the struggle to protect our rights are one and the same. Thank you for helping to connect the dots.
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LMD English Apr 12
.: ‘Free speech is essential because it enables us to demand our other rights — but having freedom of expression alone is not enough.’
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Skoll Foundation Apr 12
. issued a strong call for , and a reminder of our shared humanity, at
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Skoll Foundation Apr 12
From to establishing , we face real challenges all across the planet. But brought the hope that justice and equality are near to
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Skoll Foundation Apr 12
Politics does not lead culture. Culture leads politics. urges the crowd: "As culture makers in this room, we need to recognize that this is the time for creative maladjustment."
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LJ Silverman Apr 12
Never accept that the voices that come from those in power are the best that humanity can be
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Meaghan Thumath Apr 12
The challenge of leadership & the challenge of activism today is finding the right balance of speaking truth to power but in a way that energizes & inspires. Rearranging the deck chairs on the titanic is a betrayal of our children and their children’s future
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Sarah M. Williams Apr 12
If we don’t find humanity in those that voted for trump, it’s our failure, not their victory.
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Skoll Foundation Apr 12
"If we're going to shift the moment of history that we're in, we have to learn to love the people who voted for Trump, who voted for Brexit, who voted for the most backwards people and not write them off." —
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Skoll Foundation Apr 12
.'s calls to creative action: "As culture-makers in this room, we need to recognize that this is the time for creative maladjustment."
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