If the position of Nobel Peace Prize laureate adds authority and force to one's words, it is better used to encourage calm, dialogue and peaceful resolution than to further polarize.
Read Whole Story
Yemen is not like other countries who have been part of the Arab Spring -- it is has very few resources, very little oil, very low levels of literacy and education.
While just three women will ascend to the podium in Oslo today, the victory will be shared by many, many more -- and couldn't have come at a better time.
This Nobel Peace Prize weekend, Oslo's Grand Hotel is filled to the gills with international guests, including an especially robust crowd from Liberia...
This week, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation selected yet another male African leader for its Ibrahim Prize. I was rooting for them to have some radical imagination and give the prize to the women of Rwanda; and I was disappointed.
The words described how Jobs lived his life. He didn't live to fit into the system. He lived to create what he thought was possible.
Tawakul is the idealist extraordinaire. She talks the talk and walks the walk and screams at the top of her lungs for justice.
Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn more.