28th MAY ~ HiSTORY ON THiS DAY

May 28th ~ This Day in History video by History.com ~ 1961 : Appeal for Amnesty campaign launched : The London Observer (British newspaper) published British lawyer Peter Benenson’s article “The Forgotten Prisoners” on its front page on the 28th May 1961, launching the Appeal for Amnesty 1961,  a campaign calling for the release of all people imprisoned in various parts of the world because of the peaceful expression of their beliefs. | & more about history on this day in the video…