An Evening with the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Tawakkol Karman
Date: 6/9/2017; 55 minutes

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2011 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Tawakkol Karman is the first Yemeni, the first Arab woman and the second Muslim woman to win a Nobel Prize. A human rights activist, journalist and politician, she was dubbed the "Mother of the Revolution" for her key role in the Arab Spring, during which she was imprisoned numerous times. An advocate for education, social equality and responsible investment as means to counteract poverty and oppression, Karman offers hopeful solutions to uphold the democratic spirit across the globe. Recorded on 04/08/2017. (#32452)

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