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Decolonizing International Relations Club: Nobel Peace Prize Winner Tawakkol Karman


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Thursday, February 25, 2021, 12 – 1:30pm

Tawakkol Karman has been called the Mother of the Yemeni Arab Spring and the Iron Jasmine for her role in leading the Arab Spring protests in Yemen. In 2005 she started campaigning for more press freedom and women's rights in Yemen, and when the Arab Spring protests started in 2011, she expanded her efforts to call for the end of Ali Abdullah Saleh's government. She was awarded the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize for her work.

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