Happy Birthday, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi!
Along with many others around the world, I was so happy to hear about your release from detention last November.
My birthday wish for you and the people of Burma is that all prisoners of conscience still behind bars in Burma are released!
A dream you dream alone is only a dream.
A dream you dream together is reality.
19th June 2011
“If we want to survive as a race of people we’ve got to address problems head on. John and Yoko took the bull by the horns and for that you’ve got to take your hat off to both of them” – Ozzy Osbourne This week marks the 70th anniversary of John Lennon’s birth, and we at [...]
www.tibetinsong.com About Tibet In Song In 1995, a young Tibetan musicologist named Ngawang Choephel travelled to Tibet to make a documentary about traditional Tibetan folk music and dance. After filming for two months, the Chinese government arrested Ngawang, held him incommunicado and sentenced him to 18 years in prison, saying that the Fulbright scholar had [...]
You can promote freedom and human rights by joining Amnesty International’s annual Global Write-a-thon, the world’s largest letter writing event! Sign up HERE. This global action marking International Human Rights Day on December 10 brings people together just about anywhere – in classrooms, churches, workplaces, homes, and more – to make a difference in the lives [...]
Dear Friends, You and I share a passion for peace and justice – and a commitment to helping Amnesty International stand up for humanity and human rights. That’s why I’m writing to ask you to help Amnesty reach a vitally important goal of 10,000 membership donations in the month of September. Please join by the [...]
Gift of Lennon’s Songbook Supports Amnesty International’s Global Campaign on Darfur February 18, 2009 Yoko Ono’s generous gift to Amnesty International — the right to have leading international musical artists record new versions of John Lennon’s solo compositions – provided a significant boost toward the organization’s campaign to end the violence in Darfur, achieve security for [...]
The Price of Silence Created in 1948 the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) set forth the basic rights of every human being, yet 60 years later in places the world over, violence, poverty and oppression hold sway. To commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the UDHR, and to remind the world that violations of Human [...]