Rev. Barber and Moral Monday movement: A special shoutout to the the civilly disobedient
Farmworker Advocacy Network: In fighting for the rights of migrant workers, they raise public awareness
Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense: Defying the bullies, these women seek to eliminate gun violence
Monika Johnson-Hostler: Her calling is to advocate for victim of sexual and domestic abuse
Thava Mahadevan: Finding new ways to heal those with mental illness
"What drives people to public service is a sense of possibility."
—Henry Hampton, an African-American filmmaker whose productions, including Eyes on the Prize, focused on social justice
The Rev. Carolyn Schuldt, the Rev. Hugh Hollowell, Scott Holmes: They stick up for the poor, the homeless and the invisible