Nobel Peace Prize winners. From left to right: President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf of Liberia (AP Photo); Liberian activist Leymah Gbowee (AP); Yemeni Tawakul Karman who head the organisation Women Journalists Without Chains (AP).
They were awarded the prize for “for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women’s rights to full participation in peace-building work.” Johnson-Sirleaf is Liberia’s first elected female president and has acted as a reformer in her time in office. Gbowee organized a group of Christian and Muslim women to stand up to Liberian warlords. Karman is a Yemeni journalist who is both a women’s rights activist and a leading protest organiser in Yemen’s Arab Spring uprisings.
This is so great.
- Trina and Shawnna perform together at Adrianna’s in Chicago, Illinois. (2)
- Behind the scenes footage of dancers at “Red Bottoms” music video shoot. (2)
- Terrence J and Trina at Manson Night Club. (2)
- Exclusive: Trina moves to into Marquis Residence Condo.
- Trina set to appear on “La La’s Full Court Life” on October 10th, 2011.
- Photo surfaces of Trina on “Red Bottoms” music video set.
- Trina performs at 50/50 Club in Texas for Dallas Pride. (2)
- Previous Trina News Round-Ups.
US First Lady Michelle Obama (C) with a group of children watch the Men’s quarterfinal match between Andy Roddick of the US and number two seed Rafael Nadal of Spain at the US Open tennis tournament September 9, 2011 at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. (via Photo from Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 09: First lady Michelle Obama laughs as she plays the Wii during the Let’s Move! (via Photo from Getty Images)
Some more President Obama for you guys. It’s great to be reminded that on top of being the Commander in Chief, he is also a Dad.
Here are some pics of Obama spending quality time with daughters Sasha and Malia.
A big thanks goes to Abby for requesting the Obama pics, especially the snow goblin photo.
First Lady Michelle Obama talks with Washington, D.C., area high school students who attended the Teen Design Fair, in the Red Room of the White House prior to the Cooper-Hewitt Design Awards luncheon, Sept. 13, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) See more official photos at http://wh.gov/photogallery.
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US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama make their way to board Air Force One before departure from John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City, on September 11, 2011. The Obamas was in New York City to attend ceremonies marking the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. (via Photo from Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: U.S. President Barack Obama (R), first Lady Michelle Obama walk past the North Pool of the 9/11 Memorial during the tenth anniversary ceremonies of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center site, September 11, 2011 in New York City. New York City and the nation are commemorating the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan which resulted in the deaths of 2,753 people after two hijacked planes crashed into the World Trade Center. (via Photo from Getty Images)