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A. Philip Randolph 1889 - 1979
Abbie Hoffman 1936 - 1989
Abu Bakar Bashir 1938 -
Adolfo Perez Esquivel 1931 -
Ai-jen Poo -
Al Sharpton 1954 -
Alexei Navalny 1976 -
Ali Hewson 1961 -
Alice Paul 1885 - 1977
Amal Clooney 1978 -
Andy Stern 1950 -
Angela Davis 1944 -
Angelina Grimke 1805 - 1879
Anna Howard Shaw 1847 - 1919
Aung San Suu Kyi 1945 -
Barbara Smith 1946 -
Benjamin Todd Jealous 1973 -
Benjamin Tucker 1854 - 1939
Betty Friedan 1921 - 2006
Betty Williams 1943 -
Bill Ayers 1944 -
Bobby Sands 1954 - 1981
Bobby Seale 1936 -
Caitlin Doughty 1984 -
Carry Nation 1846 - 1911
Catharine MacKinnon 1946 -
Cecile Richards 1958 -
Cesar Chavez 1927 - 1993
Charles Bradlaugh 1833 - 1891
Charles Evers 1922 -
Charlotte Bunch 1944 -
Chen Guangcheng 1971 -
Cherrie Moraga 1952 -
Cindy Sheehan 1957 -
Constance Baker Motley 1921 - 2005
Coretta Scott King 1927 - 2006
Daisy Bates 1914 - 1999
Dalia Mogahed 1974 -
David Graeber 1961 -
David Korten -
David Mixner 1946 -
David Wilmot 1814 - 1868
Dolores Huerta 1930 -
Dorothea Dix 1802 - 1887
Dorothy Day 1897 - 1980
Dorothy Height 1912 - 2010
Earl Browder 1891 - 1973
Edward Carpenter 1844 - 1929
Edward Snowden 1983 -
Efua Dorkenoo 1949 - 2014
Eldridge Cleaver 1935 - 1998
Elizabeth Cady Stanton 1815 - 1902
Ella Baker 1903 - 1986
Ellen Malcolm 1947 -
Emily Murphy 1868 - 1933
Emma Goldman 1869 - 1940
Emma Willard 1787 - 1870
Emmeline Pankhurst 1858 - 1928
Ernestine Rose 1810 - 1892
Ernst Zundel 1939 -
Ethan Zuckerman -
Fannie Lou Hamer 1917 - 1977
Fatema Mernissi 1940 - 2015
Federica Montseny 1905 - 1994
Florence Kelley 1859 - 1932
Florence Nightingale 1820 - 1910
Florynce Kennedy 1916 - 2000
Frances Beinecke -
Frances O'Grady 1959 -
Fred Hampton 1948 - 1969
Geoffrey Canada 1952 -
George Jackson 1941 - 1971
George Ripley 1802 - 1880
Germaine Greer 1939 -
Giuseppe Mazzini 1805 - 1872
Gloria Steinem 1934 -
Grace Abbott 1878 - 1939
H. Rap Brown 1943 -
Harriet Tubman 1820 - 1913
Hawa Abdi 1947 -
Heather Mills 1968 -
Helena Norberg-Hodge 1946 -
Helene D. Gayle -
Huey Newton 1942 - 1989
Ida B. Wells 1862 - 1931
Inga Muscio 1966 -
Ingrid Newkirk 1949 -
Irwin Redlener 1944 -
Jack Herer 1939 -
Jack Kevorkian 1928 -
James Garner 1928 - 2014
James L. Farmer, Jr. 1920 - 1999
James Larkin 1875 - 1947
Jane Addams 1860 - 1935
Jerry Rubin 1938 - 1994
Jesse Jackson 1941 -
Jim Hightower 1943 -
Jimmy Reid 1932 - 2010
Joan Halifax 1942 -
Jodie Evans 1954 -
Jody Williams 1950 -
Joe Hill 1879 - 1915
John Burns 1858 - 1943
John Prendergast 1963 -
Jose Marti 1853 - 1895
Joseph Sobran 1946 -
Julia Butterfly Hill 1974 -
Julia Ward Howe 1819 - 1910
Julian Assange 1971 -
Julian Bond 1940 - 2015
Kailash Satyarthi 1954 -
Karen DeCrow 1937 - 2014
Kate Millett 1934 -
Kathy Acker 1947 - 1997
Kathy Giusti -
Lane Kirkland 1922 -
Larry Brilliant 1944 -
Leonard Peltier 1944 -
Leymah Gbowee 1972 -
Lilly Ledbetter 1938 -
Louis Farrakhan 1933 -
Lucretia Mott 1793 - 1880
Lucy Stone 1818 - 1893
Lydia M. Child 1802 - 1880
Maajid Nawaz -
Maggie Kuhn 1905 - 1995
Majora Carter 1966 -
Malala Yousafzai 1997 -
Malcolm X 1925 - 1965
Margaret Sanger 1879 - 1966
Maria Weston Chapman 1806 - 1885
Marian Wright Edelman 1939 -
Mary Antin 1909 - 1949
Mary Harris Jones 1837 - 1930
Medgar Evers 1925 - 1963
Melanne Verveer -
Michael Moore 1954 -
Millicent Fawcett 1847 - 1929
Mother Jones 1837 - 1930
Nat Turner 1800 - 1831
Nhat Hanh 1926 -
Nicholas Winton 1909 - 2015
Niger Innis 1968 -
Noam Chomsky 1928 -
Norman Thomas 1884 - 1968
Olympia Brown 1853 - 1926
Pancho Villa 1877 - 1923
Patricia Ireland 1945 -
Peace Pilgrim 1908 - 1981
Phyllis Schlafly 1924 -
Rachel Corrie 1979 - 2003
Ralph Abernathy 1926 - 1990
Randi Weingarten 1957 -
Richard Trumka 1949 -
Rigoberta Menchu 1959 -
Robert Kennedy, Jr. 1954 -
Robin Morgan 1941 -
Roger Caras 1928 - 2001
Roger Nash Baldwin 1884 - 1981
Roger Wilkins 1932 -
Rosa Luxemburg 1870 - 1919
Rosa Parks 1913 - 2005
Rose Schneiderman 1882 - 1972
Russell Means 1939 - 2012
Sacheen Littlefeather 1946 -
Samuel Gompers 1850 - 1924
Sandra Fluke 1981 -
Sarah Brady 1942 -
Satish Kumar 1936 -
Saul Alinsky 1909 - 1972
Scilla Elworthy 1943 -
Scott Nearing 1883 - 1983
Shane Claiborne 1975 -
Sherman Austin 1983 -
Simon Wiesenthal 1908 - 2005
Sojourner Truth 1787 - 1883
Sonia Johnson 1936 -
Steven Biko 1946 - 1977
Stokely Carmichael 1941 - 1998
Subcomandante Marcos -
Susan B. Anthony 1820 - 1906
Susan George 1950 -
Sylvia Pankhurst 1882 - 1960
Thomas Clarkson 1760 - 1846
Tim Wise 1968 -
Tomas Borge 1930 - 2012
Utah Phillips 1935 - 2008
Van Jones 1968 -
Victoria Woodhull 1838 - 1927
Vladimir Bukovsky 1942 -
Wael Ghonim 1980 -
Wangari Maathai 1940 -
Wavy Gravy 1936 -
Wendell Phillips 1811 - 1884
Wilfred Grenfell 1865 - 1940
William Kunstler 1919 - 1995
William Wells Brown 1814 - 1884
Winona LaDuke 1959 -
Yuri Kochiyama 1921 - 2014
Zainab Salbi 1970 -

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