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Tag: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

November 14, 2011

Nobel Women

Since the Nobel Peace Prize was first awarded in 1901, only 15 women have been named laureates. This slideshow shows the women and their accomplishments.

October 18, 2011

What Has Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Done for Liberian Women?

Etweda “Sugars” Cooper helped found the Liberian Women’s Initiative in 1994 to press for disarmament and free and fair elections in Liberia. She’s one of the activists featured in Pray the Devil Back to Hell, a documentary about a group […]

October 11, 2011

Nobel Mamas

Great illustration about the three women who won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday

October 7, 2011

Leymah Gbowee Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

The Nobel committee’s decision touches at the heart of our series, Women, War and Peace.