Naomi Klein Awarded 2016 Sydney Peace Prize

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Climate justice activist and author, Naomi Klein, has been awarded the 2016 Sydney Peace Prize by the Sydney Peace Foundation. The foundation’s mission is devoted to peace with justice.

Klein is renown for her book This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. She has also played a vital role in initiating The Leap Manifesto movement in Canada, which aims to embody the “change” principles laid out in her book…

SOURCE: Sydney Peace Foundation

The 2016 Sydney Peace Prize Jury’s citation reads: “Naomi Klein: For exposing the structural causes and responsibility for the climate crisis, for inspiring us to stand up locally, nationally and internationally to demand a new agenda for sharing the planet that respects human rights and equality, and for reminding us of the power of authentic democracy to achieve transformative change and justice.”

SOURCE: Common Dreams

For Inspiring ‘A New…

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