1. Noam Chomsky - 2013 Human Rights Award Honoree

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    In May 2013, international human rights organization, Global Exchange honored the life work of political critic and activist, Noam Chomsky at the 11th Annual Human Rights Awards and 25th Anniversary celebration. Randall Wallace, of the Wallace Action Fund, introduced Prof. Chomsky. Wikileaks and Crystal Lameman were also honored, please watch those videos here: Wikileaks (accepted by Daniel Ellsberg), People's Choice Award: https://vimeo.com/69112760 Crystal Lameman, Grassroots Award: https://vimeo.com/69350489 His insightful and sharp analysis of corporate capitalism reveals the underpinnings of class warfare. His searing critique of U.S. military interventions, support for undemocratic regimes, its foreign policy and ambitions for geopolitical dominance has educated, challenged, and inspired millions for over 50 years, making him both a controversial and beloved figure for social change. Join Noam Chomsky. Support Global Exchange: http://www.globalexchange.org/noamnote Thanks to John Hamilton, KPFA and Democracy Now! for the filming.

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    • Wikileaks & Julian Assange - 2013 People's Choice Award Winner

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      In May 2013, international human rights organization, Global Exchange presented Wikileaks and Julian Assange with the People's Choice Award at at the 11th Annual Human Rights Award and 25th Anniversary celebration. The Award was presented by Kiki Kapany, of the Julian Assange Legal Defense Committee, and accepted by whistleblower hero, Daniel Ellsberg. Crystal Lameman and Noam Chomsky were also honored, please watch those videos here: Crystal Lameman, Grassroots Award: https://vimeo.com/69350489 Noam Chomsky, Human Rights Award: https://vimeo.com/69111899 To learn more about Global Exchange, visit: http://www.globalexchange.org Support the work of Global Exchange: http://www.globalexchange.org/noamnote Wikileaks is a valuable tool for human rights activists the world over. Wikileaks helps whistle blowers bring forth information that is vital to public debate and have helped push stories hidden by secretive governments or ignored by corporate oriented media to the fore. Thanks to John Hamilton, KPFA and Democracy Now! for the filming.

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