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Prisoner of Conscience

Prisoner of Conscience

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Martin Khikuku was a Kenyan politician who was the Assistant Minister in the Office of the Vice President and Home Affairs by President Jomo Kenyatta. He was imprisoned when he commented that the Kenya African National Union (KANU) government was dead. Amnesty International is non-government organization focused on human rights. The mission statement of Amnesty International is "a world in which every person enjoys all the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Rights."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Poster
maker
Amnesty International
place made
United States: New York, New York City
referenced
Kenya
Measurements
overall: 23 in x 16 1/2 in; 58.42 cm x 41.91 cm
ID Number
1986.0231.056
accession number
1986.0231
Credit Line
Anne B. Zill
subject
Amnesty
Prisons
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Political and Military History: Political History
Princeton Posters
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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