Graphic Design Love: United Nations International Peace Stamps ibby Oct 20, 2017 We're all in need of a little peace these days and we just love this new project of designing International Peace Stamps by New York-based bespoke design consultancy Stranger & Stranger. Show More Summary
Amnesty International on Thursday alleged police and justice authorities in Poland are suppressing anti-government protesters, a claim flatly rejected by the interior ministry. "The Polish government is cracking down on peaceful protesters in a blatant attempt to dissuade further protests," AI said in a new report published on Thursday. Show More Summary
The EU on Wednesday demanded Israel reconsider plans for nearly 1,300 settler homes in the West Bank, saying they were illegal under international law and undermined the prospects for peace. Israeli authorities on Tuesday advanced plans...Show More Summary
The theme for this year’s International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is peaceful and inclusive societies. The commemorative event, which takes place on Tuesday, traces its roots back 30 years when more than 100,000 people gathered in Paris to honour the victims of extreme poverty. Show More Summary
The death of the bass singer Nikolai Okhotnikov has been announced by the Mariinsky Theatre. An international artist, he was nominated for a Grammy for his role in Prokofiev’s War and Peace.
London (AFP) – Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez says Jamaal Lascelles and Mohamed Diame have patched up their differences after a training ground flare up. Senegal international Diame and Newcastle’s combative English captain Lascelles came to blows during a recent training session. Show More Summary
The awarding of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize to the International Campaign Against Nuclear Weapons was widely interpreted as a signal to the Donald Trump administration, despite the Norwegian Nobel Committee chairwoman insisting that “we’re...Show More Summary
There are two ways to look at the Nobel Committee’s decision to award the 2017 Peace Prize to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, the main nongovernmental organization advocating for the international treaty banning nuclear weapons, which was adopted at the United Nations in July. The first is that it’s a safe choice. Show More Summary
The GCC nations in general may be best for high salaries and luxury living, but expats have voted Oman as the most peaceful of them all. The 2017 Expat Insider survey, complied by expat networking website InterNations, rated the small country as the most peaceful of all the GCC nations as well as one of the most stable. Itâ??s also the... Expats Blog -
UNESCO’s mission statement: “Contribute to peace and security by promoting international collaboration through educational, scientific, and cultural reforms in order to increase universal respect for justice, the rule of law, and human rights along with fundamental freedom proclaimed in the United Nations Charter.” The Associated Press reports: U.S. Show More Summary
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, and a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, talks with Rachel...
The nuclear disarmament group awarded 2017’s Nobel Peace Prize has issued a warning about Donald Trump and his supervision of America’s nuclear arsenal. The International Campaign Against Nuclear Weapons – or Ican – said Mr Trump’s election...Show More Summary
Monkey pox breaks out in Nigeria, 37 years after the eradiction of the deadly smallpox by the WHO while international stakeholders mobilize in a fresh push a peaceful re-run of Kenya's Presidential poll.
[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-1006-1.mp3"] The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons. The group, known as ICAN, is a... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) for drawing "attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking...Show More Summary
In a year when threats from nuclear weapons seemed to draw closer, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded on Friday to an advocacy group behind the first treaty to prohibit them. The group, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons,...Show More Summary
The $1.1 million prize was given to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, based in Geneva, Switzerland.
A nuclear-disarmament group, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, is the surprise Peace Prize recipient this year.
Robin Wright writes about the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize going to ICAN, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons.
The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) was awarded this year’s Nobel Peace Prize in recognition of the group’s work “to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weaponsShow More Summary