Tutu: The Slow Genocide Against the Rohingya

Tutu: The Slow Genocide Against the Rohingya

In a speech at the Oslo Conference on Rohingyas, transcribes on Newsweek.com, Archbishop Desmond Tutu credits the government of Myanmar for recent reforms, but reminds us all that t cannot “blind us to the ongoing disavowal and repression of its ethnic...
Nobel laureates appeal for end to persecution of Rohingya

Nobel laureates appeal for end to persecution of Rohingya

Several Nobel Peace Prize winners on Thursday called for an end to the persecution of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, describing it as “nothing less than genocide,” and appealed for international help for them in Rakhine state. The appeal came at the end...
Desmond Tutu to the Dalai Lama: We stand with you

Desmond Tutu to the Dalai Lama: We stand with you

Stand with us in support of His Holiness the Dalai Lama by adding your name below. The letter will be released to the international media and delivered to the Chinese leadership. We the undersigned Nobel Peace Prize laureates, human rights leaders and concerned...
Who signed the Desmond Tutu letter

Who signed the Desmond Tutu letter

The letter from Desmond Tutu to the Dalai Lama was originally published for signature in 2010. After we reached 10,000 signatures, the letter was closed and delivered. We re-opened the letter recently at the request of our viewers, who wanted to be able to add their...

video: Desmond Tutu message to the Iranian people

In June 2009, millions of Iranians took to the streets to demand democracy and human rights. On the anniversary of this uprising, Archbishop Desmond Tutu sends a message of hope and solidarity to the Iranian people, through united4iran.com. Text of the message: Hello...