Author: Joanna Hoffman

Karima Bennoune on Fundamentalism, Extremism & Women’s Cultural Rights

karima bennoune

The UN Special Rapporteur on Cultural Rights, Karima Bennoune, reports on the global effects of fundamentalism and extremism on women’s cultural rights.

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Mina’s List Voted Audience Favorite at MIT Solve Awards

This past Sunday at the MIT Solve Challenge Finals, the audience picked the Mina’s List/Voatz team’s project as the one they’re most excited to learn about.

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Poetry is Not a Luxury: Art, Activism & Peacebuilding

Peace is Loud speakers Marion Bethel, Sonya Renee Taylor and Samina Ali all examine the intersection of art, activism and peacebuilding in their work.

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Vote Mina’s List for the Solve Award!

Solve Award

Help us bring more women into elected office: Vote for Mina’s List/Voatz for the 2017 MIT Solve Community Award!

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Iran: The Change that Matters Is Happening Already

Sanam Anderlini

Peace is Loud speaker and ICAN Co-Founder Sanam Anderlini, along with Sina Azodi, reflects on regime and culture change in Iran, and the transformation of women’s roles.

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“I want to Live”: Support a Woman Peace Activist Under Threat

I want to live

‘I want to live’: Support a Woman Peace Activist Under Threat. Read about a woman human rights defender who needs global support.

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“Peace Means Empathy”: Meet New Speaker Priya Shah

Priya Shah

Peace is Loud is thrilled to welcome new speaker Priya Shah, a creative artist, entrepreuneur and the Founder of non-profit organization The Simple Good. Learn more about what has shaped Priya’s work bringing together art & activism, the authors she considers “required reading” for activism, and what inspires her to keep going.

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It Takes Two: Peace is Loud and Mina’s List

It Takes Two

Learn more about Peace is Loud’s newest project, Mina’s List. Together, we’re leveling the playing field for women political leaders.

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Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini Speaks with Ms. Magazine

sanam naraghi-anderlini

Born in Iran and a refugee in the UK by the age of 11, Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini has been a leading international advocate and peace strategist for 20 years. Read her interview with Ms. Magazine.

Posted in Blog, Sanam Anderlini

Returning Mother’s Day to its Peace Activist Roots

mothers day

Now, it’s time to reclaim Mother’s Day and return it to its roots of peace activism, Jamie Dobie and Tanya Henderson write.

Posted in Blog, Mina's List


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