KEN SARO-WIWA

Kenule “Ken” Beeson Saro Wiwa (Oct. 10, 1941 – Nov. 10, 1995) was a Nigerian writer, television producer, environmental activist and member of the Ogoni people whose Niger Delta homeland has been targeted and exploited by Shell, Chevron and other oil corporations since the 1950s, suffering extreme environmental pollution and terrorist violence to keep the…

BOB MARLEY

Bob Marley, OM (born Nesta Robert Marley), Jamaican singer-songwriter & musician, recipient of the Jamaican Order of Merit, and rhythm guitarist & lead singer for the ska, rocksteady & reggae bands The Wailers and Bob Marley & The Wailers. His music was influenced by the social issues of Jamaica, giving a voice to political and…