Essay about Analysis Of Martin Luther King Jr 's ' I Have A Dream '

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Equality Now

Martin Luther King Jr. gave his ‘I have a Dream’ speech in August of 1963 in support of international equality, and yes, here we are 50 years later, still debating the same issue. Equality Now is an organization that works toward a worldwide egalitarian society. Equality Now is a highly ranked organization working, “For the protection and promotion of the human rights of women and girls around the world,” (Equality Now) with many supporters, one of which being Joss Whedon, a profound American screenwriter, who donates and supports the organizations current focuses.
Equality Now was founded in 1992, it is a non-government organization that does not accept any direct funding from the government. Their mission statement is, “Equality Now was founded in 1992 to work for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women around the world. Working with national human rights organizations and individual activists, Equality Now documents violence and discrimination against women and mobilizes international action to support their efforts to stop these human rights abuses. Through its Women 's Action Network of concerned groups and individuals around the world, Equality Now distributes information about human rights violations; takes action to protest these violations; and brings public attention to human rights violations against women.” (Equality Now, Mission Statement). They are a very strong organization with the backing of many celebrities and Grassroot…

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