Tawakkol Karman

Tawakkol Karman, a co-recipient of the 2011 Nobel peace prize, chairs Women Journalists Without Chains. She is a human rights activist and leader of the popular revolution movement in Yemen

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Thursday, August 15, 2013
Consider Egypt’s Peaceful Masses
What is going on in Egypt undermines the values of the Arab Spring. The military coup against an emerging democracy destroys all the gains of the January 2011 revolution.
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Wednesday, November 02, 2011
The World Must Not Forsake Yemen's Struggle for Freedom
We in Yemen are no less thirsty for freedom and dignity than our brothers and sisters in Tunis. After the fall of President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali, our own vigils took a new direction when thousands of young people went on to the streets.
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