Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Belarusian activist Ales Bialiatski and two NGOs, Russian and Ukrainian

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The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded in Oslo this Friday, October 7 to a trio of representatives of civil societies in Eastern Europe: the Belarusian activist Ales Bialiatski, the Russian NGO Memorial and the Ukrainian Center for Civil Liberties, a highly symbolic prize in the midst of the war in Ukraine. Nobel Peace Prize: “Militating … Read more

Thousands mourn death of West Papua independence activist Filep Karma

Thousands mourn death of West Papua independence activist Filep Karma

File photo of Filep Karma released by Indonesian human rights investigator Andreas Harsono. Used with permission. Thousands joined the funeral procession honoring beloved West Papuan independence activist Filep Karma, who was found dead at Jayapura beach on November 1. Police say Karma died during a diving trip, but local activists are calling for a independent … Read more

The activist Vandana Shiva receives the Ignacio Ellacuría Cooperation Award

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The Lehendakari Iñigo Urkullu delivered this afternoon the Ignacio Ellacuría Cooperation Award for Development 2022 to the doctor vandana shiva, a world leader in the international ecofeminist movement and in the fight to preserve biodiversity and build sustainable agricultural alternatives in the face of the climate crisis. The candidacy was proposed by the organization Calcutta … Read more

“He only has a few days left”: the activist imprisoned in Egypt who has been on hunger strike for 6 months and now stopped drinking water – BBC News World

He only has a few days left the activist imprisoned

Drafting BBC News World 28 minutes image source, AFP He has been on a hunger strike for 6 months and, since Sunday, he no longer drinks water. British-Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel Fattah, who has spent most of the last decade in prison in Egypt, has intensified his hunger strike to coincide with the start of … Read more

L’Expression: Culture – L’Apprenti, this passionate activist

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The one who is still nicknamed the “Apprentice” today, because of his comic character, alongside Hadj Abderrhamane who is leading the investigation into Inspector Tahar, died on October 9, 2004, at the 76 years old. For many Algerians, it is this eternal image that we keep of him, his lively and jovial temperament, small in … Read more

Nobel Peace Prize 2022: Belarusian activist Ales Bialiatski, the Russian organization Memorial and the Ukrainian Center for Civil Liberties are awarded

Nobel Peace Prize 2022 Belarusian activist Ales Bialiatski the Russian

Drafting BBC News World 7 October 2022, 09:08 GMT Updated 3 hours image source, Nobel Prize Foundation Belarusian political activist Ales Bialiatski, the Russian human rights organization Memorial, and the Ukrainian human rights organization Center for Civil Liberties are the winners of the 2022 Nobel Peace Prize. They were honored for their work in protecting … Read more

Writing Paths – “Mr. Loverman” by Bernardine Evaristo, activist storyteller

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Winner of the Booker Prize 2019 with his masterful girl, woman, other, Bernardine Evaristo dominates British literature with her delightfully subversive writing. The publication in French translation this year of Mr Lovermanone of the Briton’s previous novels recounting the “coming out” of a Caribbean dandy in today’s London, is a great opportunity to discover or … Read more

Oscars 2022: Jessica Chastain wins Best Actress Oscar for her portrayal of a televangelist turned LGBTI+ rights activist

Each day of filming, Jessica Chastain had to put on a heavy paraphernalia for this role made up of prostheses, hairpieces and make-up to reproduce the features and the flashy style of Tammy Faye Bakker, gospel singer who later became a pastor and rights activist. LGBTI+. The actress, just 45 years old, had already been … Read more

Nobel Peace Prize winner regrets denial of visa to social activist to arrive in Mexico

At the end of a week of 700 activities of the 2022 World Social Forum in which the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize winner participated, the Tunisian Hedia Arfaoi pointed out that a social activist from the transgender community was denied a visa. The World Social Forum held its XV edition in a hybrid way (face-to-face … Read more