Posts Tagged “Nobel Peace Prize”

BDS movement nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

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BDS movement nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

BDS movement nominated for Nobel Peace Prize The Palestinian Solidarity Campaign and Jewish Voice for Peace released news this week that the BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanction) movement has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. BDS opposes the illegal activities of the Israeli Government in denying the human and civil rights of civilians targeted by…

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International Women’s Day, Alfred Nobel and Mother’s Day

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International Women’s Day, Alfred Nobel and Mother’s Day

International Women’s Day began in the early 1900’s as a Socialist political event, primarily in Europe and especially in the Soviet Bloc. By Eileen Fleming International Women’s Day has lost much of its political flavor however, the political and human rights theme designated by the United Nations still runs strong. Among the women who raised…

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From One Palestinian: Dear Bretha Von Suttner, Wake Up!

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From One Palestinian: Dear Bretha Von Suttner, Wake Up!

From One Palestinian: Dear Bretha Von Suttner, Wake UP! By Lilas Taha I made it to The Peace Palace in The Hague, The Netherlands. Though the building itself is impressive, the mission behind it is vital, I found myself in turmoil once I learned about its major founder: Bertha Von Suttner, mother of the peace…

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Tunisian group wins 2015 Nobel Peace Prize

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Tunisian group wins 2015 Nobel Peace Prize

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2015 goes to Tunisian group for their efforts to bing Democracy to their country during the 2011 Jasmine Revolution The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2015 is to be awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet for its decisive contribution to the building of a…

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American Muslims; Best wishes to President Carter.

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American Muslims; Best wishes to President Carter.

We send our respectful wishes to President Carter and pray for his speedy recovery. We also pray and wish him a longer life, and hope he can witness the fruition of his work that he started for lasting peace in the Middle East. He is a genuine peace maker and a blessing to the world…

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July 4th Hope: Nuking America’s Ugly Side

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July 4th Hope: Nuking America’s Ugly Side

July 4th Hope: Nuking America’s Ugly Side By Eileen Fleming Exclusive to The Arab Daily News   On the 4th of July 1776, America’s Declaration of Independence indicted a government that engaged in barbaric conduct contrary to the laws of Humanity that included “works of death, destruction and tyranny unparalleled in the most barbaric ages”…

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