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At Long Last!

3 February 2014

  Nely Rodriguez of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) got her long-overdue 2012 Woman of Courage award on January 12. Nely (left, in picture) is so busy and so humble that several attempts to find an occasion to present it had been unsuccessful. At last UNANIMA Coordinator Michele Morek combined a family visit with […]

Woman of Courage 2014!

8 January 2014

When ethnic violence engulfed the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the late 1990s, Rose Mapendo was imprisoned with her family, after a harrowing nighttime arrest of her entire family. Her husband was executed, and her twin sons were born in prison. She emerged from this experience advocating forgiveness and reconciliation. In a country where […]