Abraham Lincoln

Spanish NGO Proactiva Open Arms receives ALBA Human Rights Award

 04/17/2017 - 03:01
 Director of the non-governmental organization Proactiva Open Arms, Oscar Camps, poses with crew members during the presentation of the new ship 'Golfo Azurro' in Barcelona, northeastern Spain, 23 December 2016. EPA/ALEJANDRO GARCIA
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Proactiva Open Arms, a Spanish NGO which has helped and rescued some 37,000 migrants in the Aegean and central Mediterranean Sea, on Sunday received the 2017 ALBA / Puffin Award for human rights activism in New York.

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Monday, April 17, 2017 - 3:00am
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 Director of the non-governmental organization Proactiva Open Arms, Oscar Camps, poses with crew members during the presentation of the new ship 'Golfo Azurro' in Barcelona, northeastern Spain, 23 December 2016. EPA/ALEJANDRO GARCIA

El papa dará su discurso desde el 'Pedestal de Gettysburg'

 09/04/2015 - 11:02
El papa dará su discurso desde el 'Pedestal de Gettysburg'
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Abraham Lincoln usó este pedestal el 19 de noviembre de 1863 para rendir tributo a los caídos en la guerra civil en el cementerio de Gettysburg (Pensilvania).

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Friday, August 7, 2015 - 3:45pm
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The Pope will speak from Lincoln's Gettysburg Address lectern

 08/07/2015 - 15:49
The Pope will speak from Lincoln's Gettysburg Address lectern
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Abraham Lincoln used the lectern on November 19, 1863 to dedicate part of the Civil War battlefield at Gettysburg as a cemetery.

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Friday, August 7, 2015 - 3:45pm
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