Taxonomy Archives: Celebrating Peacemakers

headshot of Human rights activist Nadia Murad Basee Taha
Nadia Murad

In 2014, the Islamic State attacked Nadia Murad’s village in Iraq’s Sinjar region. That day, she witnessed the murders of…

head shot of Wai Wai Nu
Wai Wai Nu

Wai Wai Nu was among thousands of political prisoners detained by Myanmar’s former military regime. Following the sentencing of her…

Headshot of Lyse Doucet
Lyse Doucet

Lyse Doucet is known for her coverage of Afghanistan, where she first traveled on Christmas Eve 1988. In 2002, she…