On Charlottesville – the need for human rights defenders to keep pushing for cultures of justice, equality, and peace
Shalini Eddens, Director of Programs for Urgent Action Fund On Saturday morning, many of us woke up to the painful and horrible images of the events in Charlottesville. Many watched in disbelief. Many were reminded, yet again, that this country is not much different than it was a half century ago. After months of planning, a well-organized group of white supremacist anti-Semites held one of their largest gatherings in decades.