Home/Tag: The LennonOno Grant for Peace

Lennon Ono Grant For Peace 2012 awarded to Rachel Corrie, John Perkins, Christopher Hitchens, Pussy Riot and Lady Gaga

LENNONONO GRANT FOR PEACE 2012 On October 9th, 2012, in Reykjavik, Iceland, Yoko Ono will give the Biennial LENNONONO GRANT FOR PEACE to five activists. This day also celebrates the birthday of John Lennon and his son Sean. This year's LENNONONO GRANT FOR PEACE recipients are: LADY GAGA RACHEL CORRIE JOHN PERKINS CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS PUSSY [...]

2014-11-24T16:47:17-05:00October 5th, 2012|Awards|

Josh Fox accepts the Cooper Union Service To Sustainability Award on behalf of Yoko Ono for protecting NYs drinking water

The Cooper Union's Service to Sustainability Awards recognize people and organizations that share the Institute's commitment to enhancing public understanding of sustainable environments and green building design and construction, and work to promote the adaptation of sustainability on local and global levels. This year's recipients have provided outstanding leadership in the drive to protect New [...]

2014-08-29T17:01:12-05:00April 14th, 2011|Awards|

Oscar nominated GASLAND movie – director Josh Fox responds to attacks by Gas Industry

Dear Friends Here is my response to the recent Gas Industry attacks. I hope you can spread it around! I'd really appreciate it. Thanks!!!! Josh AN OPEN LETTER TO JOURNALISTS FROM GASLAND DIRECTOR JOSH FOX IN RESPONSE TO ATTACKS BY GAS INDUSTRY February 7, 2011 With the recent Oscar nomination of my documentary film GASLAND, [...]

2011-02-08T15:18:58-05:00February 8th, 2011|Imagine All The People|

The LennonOno Grant For Peace 2010

Mayor of Reykjavik Jon Gnarr, Alice Walker, Michael Pollan, Yoko Ono, Josh Fox, Barbara Kowalcyk The Lennon Ono Grant for Peace 2010 The LennonOno Grant for Peace was created to honour Yoko Ono Lennon's late husband John’s dedication to peace and commitment to the preservation of human rights. Created in 2002, this biennial award has [...]

2014-08-29T17:01:25-05:00October 12th, 2010|Awards|

Iceland events to celebrate John Lennon’s 70th Birthday: 9th October 2010

Legendary artist, musician and peace advocate, YOKO ONO, announced today she will be holding several events in Iceland on October 9th to promote peace throughout the world and to celebrate what would have been John Lennon’s 70th birthday. The Lennon Ono Grant for Peace 2010 The LennonOno Grant for Peace was created to honour her [...]

2014-08-29T16:56:30-05:00October 6th, 2010|Imagine All The People, IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, Music|

Yoko Ono Grants Iceland Peace Award

Yoko Ono granted both the Icelandic nation and Indian scientist Dr. Vandana Shiva with the LennonOno Peace Award at the relighting of the Imagine Peace Tower on Videy island off Reykjavík on the occasion of John Lennon’s birthday yesterday. “To my knowledge an entire nation has not been granted such an award before. I’m therefore [...]

2014-08-29T17:01:38-05:00October 10th, 2008|Awards, Imagine All The People|
Go to Top