Social action

Alan Henning: a ripple of hope in a world of injustice

alan-henningEach time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centres of energy and daring, those ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.”

Robert Kennedy, Cape Town, South Africa, 1966

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