Greek Grandmother & Fisherman Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

All Nobel Peace Prizes

The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded 98 times to 131 Nobel Laureates between 1901 and 2017, 104 individuals and 27 organizations. Since the International Committee of the Red Cross has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize three times (in 1917, 1944 and 1963), and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize two times (in 1954 and 1981), there are 24 individual organizations which have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Click on the links to get more information.

The Nobel Peace Prize 2017

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)

“for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons”

The Nobel Peace Prize 2016

Juan Manuel Santos

“for his resolute efforts to bring the country’s more  than 50-year-long civil war to an end”

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Guaranteed basic income

“Ideas can and do change the world,” says historian Rutger Bregman, sharing his case for a provocative one: guaranteed basic income. Learn more about the idea’s 500-year history and a forgotten modern experiment where it actually worked — and imagine how much energy and talent we would unleash if we got rid of poverty once and for all.

Youtube.com : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ydKcaIE6O1k

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King in New York

1957 – A Kid Explains Why Government is Deceptive and Evil

This clip is from the 1957 British comedy film Á King In New York’, directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin in his last leading role, which presents a satirical view of certain aspects of United States politics and society. The film was produced in Europe after Chaplin’s exile from the US in 1952. It did not open in the United States until 1967. The young boy’s name is Michael Chaplin, son of Charlie Chaplin.

 

 

What is Glyphosate?

This video provides relevant insights into the ongoing battle in the EU to ban the use of this harmful herbicide. Find our more about the legislative procedure behind its use and the influential action of the citizens, civil society and the Greens to ensure transparency around this issue and to ban its use. Join the European Citizens’ Initiative to ban glyphosate by signing this petition: http://banglyphosate.eu/ #stopglyphosate This video is a part of the online course “IMPACT EUROPE: Online Course for Green Activists”, developed by the Green European Foundation in partnership with the Greens/EFA. To take part, visit our webpage: http://gef.eu/publication/take-part-i…