Posts tagged Human Rights

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Mother Clare Speaks About Nobel Peace Prize Winners

In this YouTube video  Mother Clare Watts speaks about the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize winners, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee, and Yemeni democratic activist Tawakkul Karman, who won for their work on women’s rights, human rights, freedom of expression, [...]
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Amistad

The Centers of Light will host its monthly Conscious Movie event in November, showing Amistad. Amistad is a true story that takes place in 1839, and is about a Spanish slave ship of that name that captures Africans and brings them to Cuba. On the way from Cuba to the US the chained Africans hold a [...]
Rendition

Rendition

The Centers of Light hosted its monthly Conscious Movie event in August, showing Rendition. This movie examines the practice of “renditioning” – moving terror suspects to overseas prisons for detention and interrogation – and how the practice can be misused and abused by those who have the [...]
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