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Dec 21, 2010
Focus: Human Rights
Action Request: Think About
Location: Guatemala

Activism can be more than signing petitions and voting for the person we think will most support our causes. People all over the world are putting their lives at risk to help the powerless. Follow this link to find out what happened to Emilia Quan in Guatemala in the first week of December. She was an activist in support of victims of torture.

http://www.irct.org/Default.aspx?ID=3843&PID=13717&M=NewsV2&Action=1&NewsId=2971

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Posted: Dec 21, 2010 2:27am

 

 
 
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