Contemporary Voices

The following are links to information and background of present-day individuals who have made and are making a significant impact on contemporary issues surrounding peace and social justice

Rigoberta Menchu Tum - Nobel Peace Prize 1992
Dame Cicely Saunders - Founder of the modern hospice movement
Oliver Sachs - Renowned neurologist and author
Gabrielle Giffords - Victim of gun violence and passionate advocate for gun control
Diane Nash - An important voice in the American civil rights movement
Ady Barkan - Stricken by ALS and a powerful advocate for universal health care
John Lewis -  One of most influential voices in the American civil rights movement

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