Remembering Martin Luther King Jr., an extraordinary man, who was awarded the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize for his non-violent campaign against racism. He also fought to secure economic justice for people living in poverty. Find out more:
As the world suffers a pandemic that was jump-started by Chinese censorship of the Wuhan doctor whistleblowers, it's worth recalling Liu Xiaobo, who believed in free speech, won the Nobel Peace Prize, and died in a Chinese prison because of his principles.
Wangari Maathai was a laureate of firsts: the first woman in East and Central Africa to earn a doctorate, the first female professor in Kenya, the first African woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Born#OTD her Green Belt Movement led to the planting of millions of trees.
“The most important thing that one can do for survivors is believe them.” - @nguyen_amanda , Founder of @RiseNowUS , was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for her work advocating for sexual assault survivors. #MAKERSBoldandUntold
(cont.) For their brave efforts, Sadat and Begin won the Nobel Peace Prize (Carter wasn't nominated in time to join them, but he won in 2002 for his decades of humanitarian and diplomatic work). To this day, Egypt and Israel remain at peace
Liberian activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner @LeymahRGbowee launched a movement that toppled a dictatorship and ended a 14-year civil war. How did she do it? By bringing women into the peace process. Listen to this podcast from @ProSyn @endeavoringE
BREAKING NEWS: The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2018 to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict. #NobelPrize #NobelPeacePrize
This man is a son, a father, a brother. He has won dozens of journalism awards. He's been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize every year since 2010. Powerful actors, including CIA, are engaged in a sophisticated effort to dehumanise, delegitimize and imprison him. #ProtectJulian
In light of everything that’s gone down in the last 72 hours in Oakland, I’d officially like to nominate Mike Tomlin for the Nobel Peace Prize.
the stylist for Ezra Miller's new gq shoot deserves a nobel peace prize