A soldier for civil rights: Benjamin Hooks. A civil rights activist, lawyer, and minister, Hooks was the executive director of the NAACP in the 1970s and the grandson of Julia Britton Hooks, the second black woman to graduate from college. A strong Republican, Nixon appointed him one of the FCC commissioners. In 2007, he received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from GW Bush.
ISIS is gunning down civilians as they try and flee Mosul in Iraq