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Act for Freedom 2017: Margie Wolf

May 1, 2017

Margie Wolf BOOK PUBLISHER AND CO-FOUNDER OF SECOND STORY PRESS WHAT DOES ACCOUNTABILITY MEAN TO YOU? Accountability has always been integral to social justice publishing. We do books to inspire social change — they detail who we are as a society by showing our best, telling us how we might be better, and pointing to […]

Act for Freedom 2017: Shelagh Day

May 1, 2017

Shelagh Day PRESIDENT/SENIOR EDITOR, CANADIAN HUMAN RIGHTS REPORTER; DIRECTOR, POVERTY AND HUMAN RIGHTS CENTRE IN VANCOUVER WHAT DOES ACCOUNTABILITY MEAN TO YOU? As a human rights activist, my job is to search out every possible mechanism, venue and opportunity for holding governments accountable to the human rights norms that they have embraced. For the last […]

Act for Freedom 2017: Patricia Gagic

May 1, 2017

Patricia Gagic INTERNATIONAL ARTIST, AUTHOR, ENTREPRENEUR, HUMANITARIAN WHAT DOES ACCOUNTABILITY MEAN TO YOU? The greatest challenge in the world today is to recognize no matter who you are, what you do for a living, you are part of the history of the world. This simple fact, makes your actions part of the system we call […]