Topic: Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy
Leymah Gbowee's Women Peace and Security Network Africa came out of her confrontation with Liberian warlord Charles Taylor. Now she's sharing this year's Nobel Peace Prize with Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Yemen's Arab Spring activist Tawakkul Karman.
10/11/2011 12:52 pm
Buffeted by years of civil war, Liberian women – led by newly named Nobel Peace Prize laureate Leymah Gbowee – are praying for a peaceful and successful Oct. 11 election, and hoping that fire-mouthed politicians don't drag their country back to war.
10/06/2011 12:39 pm
Liberia shows that recovery is complicated and hard – but possible.
03/19/2010 09:48 am
Readers write about bringing 'change' to America, how the media report on Taiwan, and the causes of a Liberian conflict.
11/13/2008 12:00 am