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Boston Globe
George Clooney teams up with Flagship VenturesVardanyan. Clooney cochaired the prize selection committee with Nobel laureate
George Clooney teams up with Flagship Ventures
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Vardanyan. Clooney cochaired the prize selection committee with Nobel laureate and Boston University professor emeritus Elie Wiesel. This year’s winner was Marguerite Barankitse for saving lives during Burundi’s civil war. “On the one hand,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Romania Expected to Facilitate Return of Property to Holocaust SurvivorsCommunity Yosef Adler, Chief Rabbi of Romania Rafael Sheffer, Ben Helfgott, Cha
Romania Expected to Facilitate Return of Property to Holocaust Survivors
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
Community Yosef Adler, Chief Rabbi of Romania Rafael Sheffer, Ben Helfgott, Chaim Chesler, Herman Cahn- childhood friend of Elie Wiesel, Ovidiu Nemes, and Elisabeta Ungurianu. Photo Credit: Marc Israel Sellem The Romanian parliament is expected to... Read more
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International Business Times
Burundi: Humanitarian worker Marguerite Barankitse presented $1.1m prize by George Clooney among almost 200 humanitarians by a nine-member committee which included Hollyw
Burundi: Humanitarian worker Marguerite Barankitse presented $1.1m prize by George Clooney
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
among almost 200 humanitarians by a nine-member committee which included Hollywood star Clooney, the Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel and the former Irish president Mary Robinson. "Tonight's award celebrates heroism and bravery far beyond what... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
HOLD Burundi humanitarian worker wins $1.1m Aurora Prize presented by George Clooney in Yerevancauses. This year’s nine-member selection committee included Mr Clooney ; form
HOLD Burundi humanitarian worker wins $1.1m Aurora Prize presented by George Clooney in Yerevan
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
causes. This year’s nine-member selection committee included Mr Clooney ; former president of Ireland, Mary Robinson; Elie Wiesel, a Nobel peace prize laureate; Hina Jilani, former UN special representative of the secretary –general on human... Read more
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Times of Malta
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Times of Malta / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Irish Examiner
George Clooney using fame to draw attention to global injusticesa one million dollar award. Alongside him on the prize selection committee is
George Clooney using fame to draw attention to global injustices
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
a one million dollar award. Alongside him on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Gareth Evans. You might... Read more
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heraldscotland
George Clooney using fame to draw attention to global injusticesthe winner – for a one million dollar award. Alongside him on the prize select
George Clooney using fame to draw attention to global injustices
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
the winner – for a one million dollar award. Alongside him on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Gareth Ev... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Northern Echo
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Shropshire Star
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight « Shropshire Star- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Oxford Mail
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Streatham Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Bury Times
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Gazette
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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guardian-series
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Harrow Times
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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This is West Country
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Gazette News
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Express and Star
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight « Express & Star- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Bolton News
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney using fame to put global injustices under the spotlight
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
- for a one million US dollar award. Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Garet... Read more
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Harrow Times
George Clooney to present one million dollar humanitarian prizeothers will be compelled to act too." Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney to present one million dollar humanitarian prize
Harrow Times / Posted 7 days ago
others will be compelled to act too." Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Gareth... Read more
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This is West Country
George Clooney to present one million dollar humanitarian prizeothers will be compelled to act too." Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney to present one million dollar humanitarian prize
This is West Country / Posted 7 days ago
others will be compelled to act too." Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Gareth... Read more
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Gazette News
George Clooney to present one million dollar humanitarian prizeothers will be compelled to act too." Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney to present one million dollar humanitarian prize
Gazette News / Posted 7 days ago
others will be compelled to act too." Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Gareth... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
George Clooney to present one million dollar humanitarian prizeothers will be compelled to act too." Alongside Clooney on the prize selection
George Clooney to present one million dollar humanitarian prize
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
others will be compelled to act too." Alongside Clooney on the prize selection committee is the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, former president of Ireland Mary Robinson, and the former Australian foreign minister Gareth... Read more
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The Forward
Romania Mayor Hopeful Accused Jews of Exaggerating HolocaustRomanian institutional structures,” the statement read, the online edition of E
Romania Mayor Hopeful Accused Jews of Exaggerating Holocaust
The Forward / Posted 11 days ago
Romanian institutional structures,” the statement read, the online edition of Evenimentul Zilei reported on Thursday. The Elie Wiesel National Institute for the Study of Holocaust warned that Munteanu “presents a concern” not only because of his... Read more
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Kenosha News
Students take modern-day lessons from Holocaust historywith a documentary and film, was organized by three English teachers whose stud
Students take modern-day lessons from Holocaust history
Kenosha News / Posted 14 days ago
with a documentary and film, was organized by three English teachers whose students have been reading the book “Night” by Elie Wiesel. The autobiographical novel documents Wiesel’s Holocaust experience. At the same time, the students have been... Read more
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Newsmax
Armando Valladares, Former Cuban Political Prisoner, to Receive Becket Fund's Canterbury MedalArmando Valladares for many, many years. And he is a very good person, an hones
Armando Valladares, Former Cuban Political Prisoner, to Receive Becket Fund's Canterbury Medal
Newsmax / Posted 17 days ago
Armando Valladares for many, many years. And he is a very good person, an honest fighter for peace and for justice," said Elie Wiesel, Nobel laureate, Holocaust survivor, and fellow medalist who will be presenting Valladares at the dinner. "I... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston University project attempts to understand the MaccabeesAnd were they truly great ancient warriors or has their heroism been exaggerate
Boston University project attempts to understand the Maccabees
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
And were they truly great ancient warriors or has their heroism been exaggerated? The Maccabees Project, sponsored by the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies and supported by the Jewish Cultural Endowment and the Institute for the Liberal Arts... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Take and Read: Nightof this magazine included a chapter from Night, a recently published (1958 in F
Take and Read: Night
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
of this magazine included a chapter from Night, a recently published (1958 in French; 1960 English translation) book by Elie Wiesel. This chapter made a significant impression on me, an intellectually searching, recently professed young woman... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kwibuka22 - Rwanda and International ConspiraciesDenial ensures the crime never ends. If we forget that, we are accomplices. Th
Kwibuka22 - Rwanda and International Conspiracies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Denial ensures the crime never ends. If we forget that, we are accomplices. The Holocaust survivor and Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel said in his acceptance speech: "What all these victims need above all is to know that they are not alone; that we... Read more
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The Forward
The Bromance Ends: What Split Cory Booker and Shmuley Boteach?to Washington Ron Dermer, another Oxford friend of Boteach, to discuss the deal
The Bromance Ends: What Split Cory Booker and Shmuley Boteach?
The Forward / Posted 19 days ago
to Washington Ron Dermer, another Oxford friend of Boteach, to discuss the deal or to sit down with Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel, who also opposed the agreement. But Booker did, in fact, speak to Dermer, albeit by phone, before the making his... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Harrison
Harrison Jewish Community Center Plans Holocaust Memorial Exhibitare still here. And no matter what, we shall continue to be here to tell people
Harrison Jewish Community Center Plans Holocaust Memorial Exhibit
The Daily Voice - Harrison / Posted 29 days ago
are still here. And no matter what, we shall continue to be here to tell people so they can learn from our history, " said Elie Wiesel, Nobel Laureate, author and Holocaust survivor. Some of the displays were made by children of the JCCH Religious... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Christian genocide is happening nowno news about this anti-Christian atrocity, or the many others like it? Holoca
Christian genocide is happening now
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 1 months ago
no news about this anti-Christian atrocity, or the many others like it? Holocaust survivor and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elie Wiesel said, "We must take sides. … Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented." It is incumbent on those of... Read more

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