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Grace Abbott 1878 - 1939
Hawa Abdi 1947 -
Ralph Abernathy 1926 - 1990
Kathy Acker 1947 - 1997
Jane Addams 1860 - 1935
Saul Alinsky 1909 - 1972
Helen Andelin 1920 - 2009
Ethel Percy Andrus 1884 - 1967
Susan B. Anthony 1820 - 1906
Mary Antin 1909 - 1949
Julian Assange 1971 -
Sherman Austin 1983 -
Bill Ayers 1944 -
Ella Baker 1903 - 1986
Roger Nash Baldwin 1884 - 1981
Kevin Bales 1952 -
Sushmita Banerjee -
Abu Bakar Bashir 1938 -
Daisy Bates 1914 - 1999
Kiran Bedi 1949 -
Steven Biko 1946 - 1977
Bob Black 1951 -
Julian Bond 1940 -
Catherine Booth 1829 - 1890
Tomas Borge 1930 - 2012
Wes Boyd 1960 -
Charles Bradlaugh 1833 - 1891
James Brady 1940 -
Sarah Brady 1942 -
Harry Bridges 1902 - 1990
Larry Brilliant 1944 -
Earl Browder 1891 - 1973
William Wells Brown 1814 - 1884
H. Rap Brown 1943 -
Olympia Brown 1853 - 1926
Vladimir Bukovsky 1942 -
Charlotte Bunch 1944 -
John Burns 1858 - 1943
Jack Cade -
Geoffrey Canada 1952 -
James P. Cannon 1890 - 1974
Roger Caras 1928 - 2001
Stokely Carmichael 1941 - 1998
Edward Carpenter 1844 - 1929
Majora Carter 1966 -
Carrie Chapman Catt 1859 - 1947
Ralph Chaplin 1887 - 1961
Maria Weston Chapman 1806 - 1885
Cesar Chavez 1927 - 1993
Lydia M. Child 1802 - 1880
Noam Chomsky 1928 -
Caroline M. Nichols Churchill 1833 - 1926
Shane Claiborne 1975 -
Septima Poinsette Clark 1898 - 1987
Thomas Clarkson 1760 - 1846
Eldridge Cleaver 1935 - 1998
Rachel Corrie 1979 - 2003
Angela Davis 1944 -
Dorothy Day 1897 - 1980
Marian Wright Edelman 1939 -
Jane Elliott 1933 -
Robert Emmet 1780 - 1803
Medgar Evers 1925 - 1963
Charles Evers 1922 -
James L. Farmer, Jr. 1920 - 1999
Eliza Farnham -
Louis Farrakhan 1933 -
Millicent Fawcett 1847 - 1929
Ruth First 1925 - 1982
Tom Fitton -
Sandra Fluke 1981 -
Judith Ellen Foster 1840 - 1910
Sebastian Franck 1499 - 1543
Betty Friedan 1921 - 2006
James Garner 1928 -
John Gates 1913 - 1992
Helene D. Gayle -
Leymah Gbowee 1972 -
Susan George 1950 -
Wael Ghonim 1980 -
John Gilmore 1955 -
Ira Glasser 1938 -
Emma Goldman 1869 - 1940
Samuel Gompers 1850 - 1924
Andrew Goodman 1943 - 1964
David Graeber 1961 -
Wavy Gravy 1936 -
Germaine Greer 1939 -
Wilfred Grenfell 1865 - 1940
Angelina Grimke 1805 - 1879
Chen Guangcheng 1971 -
Joan Halifax 1942 -
Fannie Lou Hamer 1917 - 1977
Fred Hampton 1948 - 1969
Henry Hampton 1940 - 1998
Nhat Hanh 1926 -
David Harris 1946 -
Dorothy Height 1912 - 2010
Jack Herer 1939 -
Ali Hewson 1961 -
James Heywood 1966 -
Jim Hightower 1943 -
Joe Hill 1879 - 1915
Julia Butterfly Hill 1974 -
Sidney Hillman 1887 - 1946
Abbie Hoffman 1936 - 1989
Julia Ward Howe 1819 - 1910
Trevor Huddleston 1913 - 1998
Dolores Huerta 1930 -
Patricia Ireland 1945 -
Alija Izetbegovic 1925 - 2003
Jesse Jackson 1941 -
George Jackson 1941 - 1971
Benjamin Todd Jealous 1973 -
Sonia Johnson 1936 -
Mother Jones 1837 - 1930
Mary Harris Jones 1837 - 1930
Van Jones 1968 -
Nancy Keenan 1952 -
David Keene 1945 -
Florence Kelley 1859 - 1932
Florynce Kennedy 1916 - 2000
Bruce Kent 1929 -
Jack Kevorkian 1928 -
Coretta Scott King 1927 - 2006
Lane Kirkland 1922 -
David Korten -
Ron Kovic 1946 -
Maggie Kuhn 1905 - 1995
Satish Kumar 1936 -
William Kunstler 1919 - 1995
Aung San Suu Kyi 1945 -
James Larkin 1875 - 1947
Mary Lasker 1900 - 1994
Lilly Ledbetter 1938 -
Daniel De Leon 1852 - 1914
Rosa Luxemburg 1870 - 1919
Wangari Maathai 1940 -
Elaine MacDonald -
Catharine MacKinnon 1946 -
Malcolm X 1925 - 1965
Ellen Malcolm 1947 -
Subcomandante Marcos -
Jose Marti 1853 - 1895
Giuseppe Mazzini 1805 - 1872
Colman McCarthy -
Francis John McConnell 1871 - 1953
Russell Means 1939 - 2012
Kate Millett 1934 -
Heather Mills 1968 -
David Mixner 1946 -
Dalia Mogahed 1974 -
Federica Montseny 1905 - 1994
Michael Moore 1954 -
Cherrie Moraga 1952 -
Robin Morgan 1941 -
Constance Baker Motley 1921 - 2005
Lucretia Mott 1793 - 1880
Jean Moulin 1899 - 1943
Yousef Munayyer -
Emily Murphy 1868 - 1933
Inga Muscio 1966 -
A. J. Muste 1885 - 1967
Carry Nation 1846 - 1911
Alexei Navalny 1976 -
Maajid Nawaz -
Scott Nearing 1883 - 1983
Ingrid Newkirk 1949 -
Huey Newton 1942 - 1989
Florence Nightingale 1820 - 1910
Jacqueline Novogratz -
Frances O'Grady 1959 -
Jean O'Leary 1948 - 2005
Sylvia Pankhurst 1882 - 1960
Emmeline Pankhurst 1858 - 1928
Rosa Parks 1913 - 2005
Alice Paul 1885 - 1977
Leonard Peltier 1944 -
Wendell Phillips 1811 - 1884
Peace Pilgrim 1908 - 1981
Ai-jen Poo -
Robert Purvis 1810 - 1898
A. Philip Randolph 1889 - 1979
Irwin Redlener 1944 -
Jimmy Reid 1932 - 2010
Cecile Richards 1958 -
George Ripley 1802 - 1880
George Lincoln Rockwell 1918 - 1967
Ernestine Rose 1810 - 1892
Carne Ross -
Alice S. Rossi 1922 - 2011
Jerry Rubin 1938 - 1994
Zainab Salbi 1970 -
Emiliano Salinas 1976 -
Bobby Sands 1954 - 1981
Margaret Sanger 1879 - 1966
Phyllis Schlafly 1924 -
Rose Schneiderman 1882 - 1972
Bobby Seale 1936 -
Betty Shabazz 1936 - 1997
Manal al-Sharif 1979 -
Anna Howard Shaw 1847 - 1919
Cindy Sheehan 1957 -
Eleanor Smeal 1939 -
Barbara Smith 1946 -
Edward Snowden 1983 -
Joseph Sobran 1946 -
Elizabeth Cady Stanton 1815 - 1902
Gloria Steinem 1934 -
Andy Stern 1950 -
Bryan Stevenson 1959 -
Lucy Stone 1818 - 1893
Henrietta Szold 1860 - 1945
Norman Thomas 1884 - 1968
Richard Trumka 1949 -
Sojourner Truth 1787 - 1883
Harriet Tubman 1820 - 1913
Benjamin Tucker 1854 - 1939
Nat Turner 1800 - 1831
Sergei Udaltsov 1977 -
Pancho Villa 1877 - 1923
Henry Cantwell Wallace 1866 - 1924
Randi Weingarten 1957 -
Ida B. Wells 1862 - 1931
Mary Whitehouse 1910 - 2001
Simon Wiesenthal 1908 - 2005
Roger Wilkins 1932 -
Frances E. Willard 1839 - 1898
Emma Willard 1787 - 1870
Jody Williams 1950 -
David Wilmot 1814 - 1868
Tim Wise 1968 -
Leonard Woodcock 1911 - 2001
Victoria Woodhull 1838 - 1927
Fred Woodworth -
Ilya Yashin 1983 -
Ahmed Yassin 1937 - 2004
Whitney M. Young 1921 - 1971
Malala Yousafzai 1997 -
Ethan Zuckerman -
Ernst Zundel 1939 -

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