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VIDEO: Activists Express Condolences for Victims of Flotilla Attack

Posted by in Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 7th June, 2010 | No Comments

Turkish-Embassy-VideoPeace activists, led by CODEPINK and Global Exchange Co-founder Medea Benjamin, convened in front of the Turkish Embassy, in Washington, D.C., on Friday, June 4, 2010. They were there to express their condolences for the “deaths of the Turkish citizens,” as a result of Israel’s lethal attack, in international waters, “on the nonviolent Gaza Freedom […]

Mu Sochua Charged “Guilty” by Supreme Court

Posted by in World News & Events on 7th June, 2010 | No Comments

Mu6Two weeks ago, Global Exchange honored Mu Sochua at our Human Rights Awards gala with the People’s Choice Award. Unable to attend the event as she was facing trial and prosecution for simply asserting her right to free speech, her daughter Devi Leiper accepted the award on her behalf. Her court case took place last […]