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Archbishop Desmond Tutu was in Washington on Wednesday to promote his latest campaign: ending child marriage in the developing world.
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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 names to the letter....
Nobel prize-winning rights advocate Leymah Gbowee has quit her post in Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf’s government, criticising her fellow laureate for corruption and nepotism,
Watch the Nobel Peace Prize announcement: Streamed live from Oslo, Norway, 11:00 a.m. CET, October 12, 2012.
U.S. President Barack Obama met with Nobel Peace Prize winner and Burmese pro-democracy opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in the Oval Office at the White House today.
Washington rolled out a red-carpet welcome on Wednesday for Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi, who was to hold talks with President Barack Obama and finally receive Congress’s highest honor.