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Human rights ‘There’s no way I’ll be silenced’

Alfred Brownell has been the target of both government and corporate smear campaigns, of a statewide manhunt, of an attack mob threatening his life—all for standing up for the rights of the people in communities in his home of Liberia. Faced with no choice but to flee the country for his safety last year, Brownell, a prominent Liberian human rights and environmental lawyer, came to Northeastern.

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