From civil rights to women’s lib, social movements have changed history and advanced democracy. Meet seven modern-day social movement leaders who engage, inspire, and empower millions to challenge the status quo. Our 2013 fellows join a community of 50 notable leaders at the forefront of today’s most pressing social issues.

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Meet Our Newest Fellows

Will Allen Will Allen

Growing Power, Inc.

Will Allen believes in healthy, affordable and safe food. Learn more »

Judith Browne Dianis Judith Browne Dianis

Advancement Project

Judith Browne Dianis protects voting as a fundamental right. Learn more »

Rea Carey Rea Carey

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Foundation

Rea Carey works to advance fairness and justice for LGBT people and their families. Learn more »

Malkia Cyril Malkia Cyril

Center for Media Justice

Malkia Cyril organizes for media policy solutions to end racism and poverty in the US. Learn more »

Sarita Gupta Sarita Gupta

Jobs with Justice

Sarita Gupta advocates for the rights of working people. Learn more »

Mauricio Lim Miller Mauricio Lim Miller

The Family Independence Initiative

Mauricio Miller dismantles stereotypes and other barriers to economic and social mobility. Learn more »

Benjamin Todd Jealous Benjamin Todd Jealous


Benjamin Todd Jealous seeks to remove all barriers of racial discrimination. Learn more »

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