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Exhibit Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to Open at Nobel Museum

December 10 is Nobel Prize Day, and in recognition and celebration, we are revisiting this exclusive November 2018 article about the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize winner.

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On This Day: Martin Luther King Jr. Is Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Today, on the 55th anniversary of Dr. King’s Nobel Peace Prize bestowal, we remember and celebrate him and revisit this informative October 2018 article.

[EBONY Throwback] Toni Morrison, Who Sounded Off on Race, Writing and Regrets, Dies at 88

In celebration of Pulitzer Prize- and Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison, who passed away on August 5, 2019 at the age of 88, we are revisiting this April 2015 article.

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Congolese Doctor and Yazidi Activist Awarded 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Dr. Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad, who…


Rolihlahla Nelson Dahlibunga “Madiba” Mandela, who dedicated 48 years of his life to toppling South…

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Desmond Tutu in Hospital

A South African foundation says retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has checked into a Cape Town…

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Black Girls Rock Recap

Since 2006, Black Girls Rock! Inc. has celebrated young women who are inspirations to their…

European Union Wins Nobel Peace Prize

The European Union won the Nobel Peace Prize for its efforts to promote peace and…

Lupe Fiasco

[INTERVIEW] Lupe Fiasco on Freedom

Last week, Aung San Suu Kyi, the pro democracy leader of Myanmar (formerly Burma) was…