Posted on: Monday, September 29, 2008
After decades of prominence in film, activism and philanthropy, Paul Newman died at the age of 83 last Friday, September 26. In 1982, he founded a food company, Newman's Own, which would go on to raise $250 million for progressive...
Posted on: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Keywords: Sri Lanka
Sunila Abeysekera, MADRE partner and Sri Lankan human rights activist, won the Human Rights Defender Award this September. Sunila was one of five activists chosen to receive the award by Human Rights Watch for their bravery and selflessness in the...
Posted on: Thursday, September 11, 2008
We've been doing all we can this week to get emergency support to our partner organizations in Haiti. Haiti—the poorest in the hemisphere—has been slammed by four major storms in the past month. More than 1,000 people have...