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Here are the top ten articles for the Human Rights Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Giving to Charity Intelligently
The holidays inspire many people to give to others. Unfortunately, not all charities out there are legitimate. Here are some ways you can be sure that your money is given to people who are truly in need.

2. Compassion Quotes
A collection of quotes that discuss the nature of human compassion.

3. Makers Review
A review of Makers: Women Who Make America, a documentary about the women’s movement in America.

4. 12 Years a Slave Movie Review
A review on the movie 12 Years a Slave, which is based on a true story.

5. Rosa Parks
Rosa Parks was a courageous figure of the Civil Rights Movement. You may remember her as the woman who wouldn’t give up her seat on the bus.

6. Charlie Hebdo and Freedom of Speech
On January 7, 2015, terrorists attacked a French magazine known for its offensive cartoons. While free speech is important to protect, here are some things you may not have considered.

7. Get Involved Now
Ideas to get involved in human rights advocacy today.

8. The Senate's CIA Torture Report
In December 2014, the U.S. Senate released a report revealing new details about the interrogation techniques used against prisoners following the attack on September 11, 2001. Many of these techniques were purely and simply torture, and gross violations against the human rights of those prisoners.

9. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American activist best known for his advancement of civil rights.

10. Redefining Realness Book Review
Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More by Janet Mock is a true story of a trans woman’s life.

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