Three Women’s Rights Activists Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, activist Leymah Gbowee of Liberia and rights activist Tawakkul Karman of Yemen are the shared recipients of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. Johnson Sirleaf and Gbowee were awarded the prize for their efforts in bringing democracy and stability to Liberia, and Karman received the recognition because of her ongoing efforts in the Arab Spring protests in Yemen …

 

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