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By The Dispatch On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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Yazidi woman, Nadia Murad, wins Nobel Peace Price

(International Christian Concern) –Nadia Murad, a young Yazidi woman who was held captive by ISIS as a sex slave for 3 months, has won the Nobel Peace Prize. Since her escape, she has become a human rights activist More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, September 27th, 2018
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Egypt’s Christians have received a nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize

(International Christian Concern) –Egypt’s Christians have received a nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize, in what is believed to be the first time an ethno-religious group has received the nomination. They More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 21st, 2018
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Texas school removes ‘Act like a lady’ sign after being called ‘sexist misogynistic and discriminatory’

A Texas school has taken down a quote posted over student lockers for five years after a few critics claim the remark is “sexist, misogynistic, and discriminatory.” A photo went viral on the Internet, More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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Lindsey Graham: Trump wins Nobel Peace Price, a lot of liberals will ‘kill themselves’

During a recent interview on Fox News’ Sunday Morning Futures, South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said that if President Trump wins the Nobel Peace Prize he thinks a lot of liberals would “kill More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Things are Not Easy for Women: Sexual Harassment, Glass Ceiling and More

“We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.” These inspiring words are from Malala Yousafzai, a girl who was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman in 2012 for her “crime” of speaking up for the More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 16th, 2016
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Pakistani superhero cartoon to cost US taxpayers $1.25 million

In the latest edition of ‘The Waste Report,’ Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul highlights the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), a State Department agency, advertising a grant of $1.25 More...

By Sierra Jones On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016
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Anthony Wile Highlights Colombia’s Well-Deserved Cultural Resurgence

Colombia has fully emerged from its decades of drug-war driven internal strife and as the clouds part, beauty well beyond just the region’s world-renowned gorgeous women is emerging from the shadows. Businesses More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, July 6th, 2015
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Al Jazeera mocks Americans as fat, gun-toting racists in new video

Al Jazeera’s AJ+ posted a Fourth of July-themed video mocking Americans as fat, gun-toting, pill-popping, racist porn watchers. While some laugh off the clip titled “Americans Show Why USA Is The #1 Country More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
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This Day in History: Nelson Mandela released from prison 25 years ago

Nelson Mandela, leader of the movement to end South African apartheid, is released from prison after 27 years on February 11, 1990, 25 years ago. Mandela spent the first 18 of his 27 years in jail at the brutal More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, October 31st, 2014
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Malala Yousafzai wins World Children’s Prize, donates prize money to rebuild Gaza school

Malala Yousafzai, the 17-year-old advocate for girls’ education, has donated $50,000 in prize money to rebuild a Gaza school that was damaged in the Israel-Hamas war.    Yousafzai was awarded the World Children’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, October 16th, 2014
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Noble Peace Prize winner, Malala Yousafzai, calls for Boko Haram terrorists to free girls

Malala Yousafzai, the youngest-ever Nobel peace laureate, is calling on Nigerian officials to intensify efforts to free the over 200 schoolgirls who were abducted by Islamist militant group Boko Haram months More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
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US airstrikes across Iraq, Syria continue, Obama ‘not tolerate safe havens for terrorists’

President Obama continued to note that five Arab nations are aligned with the U.S. against the Islamic State in Syria so it “makes it clear to the world this is not America’s fight alone.” The More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 30th, 2014
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Edward Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Edward Snowden has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by two Norwegian lawmakers, who say the NSA whistleblower contributed to “transparency and global stability” by revealing the depth and sophistication More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 6th, 2013
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Remembering Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s ‘greatest son’

Just as Hollywood honors the legacy of the great South African leader, Nelson Mandela has passed away. photo South Africa The Good News / www.sagoodnews.co.za “He no longer belongs to us. He belongs to the More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, October 11th, 2013
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Malala Yousafzai denied Nobel Peace Prize, anti-chemical weapons group takes top honor

The teen schoolgirl from Pakistan may have been the favorite to win the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize announced in Oslo, Norway, but a chemical weapons watchdog won the top award. The Organization for the Prohibition of More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, July 16th, 2013
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Edward Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, though likely ineligible

Swedish sociology professor,  Stefan Svallfors, of Umeå University has nominated  NSA whistleblower, Edward Snowden for the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize, according to an RT.com report. Edward Snowden may have his More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 29th, 2013
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President Clinton compares Holocaust ‘sickness’ to Boston bombing, Malala Yousafzai shooting and Indian rape case

Former President Bill Clinton, speaking Apr. 29 at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum’s 20th anniversary commemoration, warned that the Holocaust’s “sickness is very much alive today”. Clinton More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 29th, 2013
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South Africa reports Mandela ‘in good spirits’ and ‘making steady progress’ during hospital stay

President’s office says 94-year-old anti-apartheid icon making steady progress after spending second night in hospital. Nelson Mandela, the former South African president, has made steady progress and is “in More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, December 11th, 2012
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Malala Yousafzai officially nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

The teenage Woman’s Rights activist in Pakistan who was shot by the Taliban is officially being nominated for the next Nobel Peace Prize. More than 150 French lawmakers have formally asked the Nobel Committee More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, November 12th, 2012
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World honors school girl Malala Yousafzai with Malala Day

People in Pakistan and around the world observed Malala Day in honour of injured schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai as part of a global day of action for girls’ education. Rallies ceremonies held in several cities around More...


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