Nobel Nominees/Laureates/Peace Champion Profiles

Whether you agree with the "causes" presented or if you support their methods,
I've chosen to include profiles and lessons from several organizations & leaders.
I'm please to showcase Nobel laureates, Nobel nominees and self-professed peace champions.
There are many lessons to glean from each of their stories...

Mairead Maguire & Betty Williams
What triggers some people to march?

2012 Peace Prize Forum:
South African President F.W. de Klerk

Reflections on Eboo Patel &
Dietrich Bonhoeffer
"The Faith Divide"

2011 Nobel Peace Prize Forum: Nobel Laureate Dr. Shirin Ebadi

Truth & Reconciliation Commission
"A Human Being Died that Night"

Congrats to the 2011 Winners : Reflections on their speeches

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2011

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2011

Nobel  Peace Prize Laureate
14th Dalai Lama

Maggie Gobran: "Mother Theresa of Cairo"

Ragip Zarakolu: Publishing in Defiance

Yusaf Islam: Get on the Peace Train

Jon Francis : Speaking out after 17 years of silene

Bill Gates

Irom Chanu Sharmila
A World Record Hunger Strike

Nihon Hidankyo (Japan Confederation of A and H Bomb Sufferers Organization)
& Mayors for Peace

Ladies in White of Cuba
"Las Damas de Blanco"

 Andrea Riccardi: Creating another model of Peace

Honoring Wangari Maathai
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

Debridement of a Wound:  Memorial and  Svetlana Gannushkina

A big bowl of "Oatmeal" : A Story from Afghanistan
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

100,000 children sign petition
for Sir Nicholas Winton

Prevention of War vs. Treatment that Brings Peace
 Dr. Denis Mukwege

Blessed are the Peacemakers...who walk among us

Another helping of Oatmeal -- Smells like potential
Ory Okolloh

Searching for "Oatmeal" for my soul-- all the way to Liberia Africa
Leyma Gbowee   ( Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2011)

Steinar Bryn / Nansen Dialogue