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Create Peace Within as Tutu Celebrates 82nd Birthday | Robert V. Taylor

As Desmond Tutu the Nobel Peace Laureate celebrates his 82nd birthday on October 7 millions around the world celebrate his courageous peace-making. The work of peace mongering always includes creating peace within your own life. Tutu’s birthday is an invitation to think about the tools for doing that. At The Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation we provide tools for young people ...

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Desmond Tutu takes Unesco human rights prize | Mail & Guardian

Tutu was on Monday awarded the prize for “his exceptional contribution to building a universal culture of human rights at the national, regional and international levels.” The jury highlighted the role he played in building the new non-racial South Africa and his contribution as head of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to national reconstruction which became a model for other ...

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu: Why Women Should Rule the World | Link TV

Nobel-laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu describes why he believes it’s time for the world to recognize women as leaders, in this discussion held at the World Affairs Council of Northern California. Learn more about Women’s issues, and What You Can Do! For more on this story, visit: Video | Archbishop Desmond Tutu: Why Women Should Rule the World | Link TV.

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Tony Blair should face trial over Iraq war: Desmond Tutu | The Observer

Anti-apartheid hero attacks former prime minister over ‘double standards on war crimes’ Archbishop Desmond Tutu has called for Tony Blair and George Bush to be hauled before the international criminal court in The Hague and delivered a damning critique of the physical and moral devastation caused by the Iraq war. Tutu, a Nobel peace prize winner and hero of the ...

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Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu to speak at St. John’s, Shrewsbury, Mass. | The Daily Northborough

SHREWSBURY, Mass. – Archbishop Desmond Tutu, moral and religious leader of the struggle against apartheid and racism in South Africa, will speak to students, faculty and guests at Saint John’s High School on the evening of Monday, May 23. “Archbishop Tutu’s work in South Africa and around the world has helped to transform individuals and societies,” remarked Saint John’s Headmaster ...

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Nobel laureate Tutu to visit Mass. high school | BostonHerald.com

SHREWSBURY — Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who won the Nobel Peace Prize for his decades of peaceful opposition to South African apartheid, is scheduled to speak at a Massachusetts high school this spring. Michael Welch, headmaster of St. John’s High School in Shrewsbury, calls Tutu’s visit scheduled for May 23 “humbling and a privilege.” St. John’s students will study Tutu in ...

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