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Nobel Peace Prize #1008795

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 07, 2011
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to 3 women’s rights advocates, Yemeni Tawakkol Karman††, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf†† and Liberian Leymah Gbowee††, reported.

(New York: Michelle Miller) Gbowee’s efforts to end the civil war in Liberia by rallying the women featured; details given about her activism that was the focus of the documentary “Pray the Devil Back to Hell.” [GBOWEE – says violence has never settled peace; says crossing over a dead body without thinking is not a normal life; talks about uniting Muslim and Christian women.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Miller, Michelle
Duration:
00:02:20

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