Desmond Tutu Foundation USA http://www.tutufoundationusa.org Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:32:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Desmond Tutu: Child marriage harms our human family http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/11/18/desmond-tutu-child-marriage-harms-human-family/ http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/11/18/desmond-tutu-child-marriage-harms-human-family/#respond Fri, 18 Nov 2016 05:29:17 +0000 http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/?p=12503 Millions of girls are married as children. This fact harms our human family and reminds us how deeply biased our world...

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The Day After: Healing Through Ubuntu http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/11/09/day-healing-ubuntu/ http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/11/09/day-healing-ubuntu/#respond Wed, 09 Nov 2016 23:07:53 +0000 http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/?p=12494 This morning, the morning after the 2016 election, President Obama, Secretary Clinton and President-elect Trump have all made the obligatory calls...

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Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation Celebrates Archbishop Tutu with Facebook Live: #TutuAt85 http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/10/25/facebook-live-tutuat85/ http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/10/25/facebook-live-tutuat85/#respond Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:04:02 +0000 http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/?p=12486 This article originally appeared on the Huffington Post. On October 7th, the Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation, was able to do something...

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Artists Come Together for MINI-BIG Show Benefit Concert Series to Celebrate Desmond Tutu’s 85th Birthday http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/08/19/artists-come-together-mini-big-show-benefit-concert-series-celebrate-desmond-tutus-85th-birthday/ http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/08/19/artists-come-together-mini-big-show-benefit-concert-series-celebrate-desmond-tutus-85th-birthday/#respond Fri, 19 Aug 2016 04:53:36 +0000 http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/?p=12472 For decades, Archbishop Tutu has preached a message of unity through ubuntu – what affects one of us, affects us all. On...

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Desmond Tutu: Reaching Within Ourselves for Solutions to Global Violence http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/07/29/desmond-tutu-reaching-within-solutions-global-violence/ http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/07/29/desmond-tutu-reaching-within-solutions-global-violence/#comments Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:25:29 +0000 http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/?p=12466 Two knifemen claiming to be acting in the name of God beheaded an 85-year-old priest in Normandy this week. In Jerusalem,...

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Our Glorious Diversity: Why We Should Celebrate Difference http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/07/11/glorious-diversity-celebrate-difference/ http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2016/07/11/glorious-diversity-celebrate-difference/#respond Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:18:44 +0000 http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/?p=12459 Excerpted from a speech to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights in Geneva in 2001: We inhabit a universe that...

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