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  •  - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington

    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington

    Posted: 3/8/2012 2:05:57 PM EST
    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama congratulate Shad Begum of Pakistan in Washington

    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama congratulate Shad Begum of Pakistan in Washington

    Posted: 3/8/2012 1:49:10 PM EST
    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama (L) congratulate Shad Begum of Pakistan during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony. in Washington March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and First lady Michelle Obama congratulate Samar Badawi of Saudi Arabia in Washington

    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and First lady Michelle Obama congratulate Samar Badawi of Saudi Arabia in Washington

    Posted: 3/8/2012 1:47:19 PM EST
    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and First lady Michelle Obama (L) congratulate Samar Badawi of Saudi Arabia during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. First lady Michelle Obama embraces Hawa Abdallah Mohammed Salih of Sudan during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington

    U.S. First lady Michelle Obama embraces Hawa Abdallah Mohammed Salih of Sudan during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington

    Posted: 3/8/2012 1:45:31 PM EST
    U.S. First lady Michelle Obama embraces Hawa Abdallah Mohammed Salih of Sudan during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama congratulate Maryam Durani of Afghanistan during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners

    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama congratulate Maryam Durani of Afghanistan during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners

    Posted: 3/8/2012 1:43:15 PM EST
    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama (L) congratulate Maryam Durani of Afghanistan during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony. in Washington March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama congratulate  Major Pricilla de Oliveira Azvedo of Brazil during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award

    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama congratulate Major Pricilla de Oliveira Azvedo of Brazil during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award

    Posted: 3/8/2012 1:40:20 PM EST
    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama (L) congratulate Rio De Janeiro police Major Pricilla de Oliveira Azvedo of Brazil during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. Secretary of State Clinton and first lady Obama attend the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington

    U.S. Secretary of State Clinton and first lady Obama attend the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington

    Posted: 3/8/2012 1:37:15 PM EST
    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama attend the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington March 8, 2012. Winner Aneesa Ahmed of Maldives is at left. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - People take part in a demonstration to support Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon in Madrid

    People take part in a demonstration to support Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon in Madrid

    Posted: 2/8/2012 3:31:18 PM EST
    People take part in a demonstration to support Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon in Madrid February 8, 2012. Garzon, best known for securing the 1998 London arrest of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, is on trial accused of abusing his powers in investigating some 114,000 suspected murders during the 1936-1939 Spanish Civil War and the four-decade dictatorship that followed. The sign reads: "There's no courage to honour Francoism victims! REUTERS/Susana Vera (SPAIN - Tags: CIVIL UNREST CRIME LAW POLITICS)
  •  - Republican presidential candidate and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum signs a poster during a campaign stop on Hilton Head Island

    Republican presidential candidate and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum signs a poster during a campaign stop on Hilton Head Island

    Posted: 1/12/2012 5:47:26 PM EST
    Republican presidential candidate and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum signs a campaign poster which reads "The Courage to Fight for America" during a campaign stop at the Beaufort Yacht and Sailing Club in South Carolina January 12, 2012. The South Carolina Primary will be held on January 21. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)
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    Posted: 1/4/2012 6:20:45 AM EST
    FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2011 file photo, Kim Kardashian appears at Bloomingdale?s to promote her Belle Noel jewelry line, in New York. An online video from the Courage Campaign targets the star of ?Keeping Up with the Kardashians? and ?Kourtney and Kim Take New York? as part of its campaign for a proposed November ballot initiative to raise taxes on the wealthiest Californians. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File)
  •  - Russia's President Medvedev poses for a picture with Ingush student Susurkiyev during an awarding ceremony at the Kremlin in Moscow

    Russia's President Medvedev poses for a picture with Ingush student Susurkiyev during an awarding ceremony at the Kremlin in Moscow

    Posted: 12/29/2011 9:06:10 AM EST
    Russia's President Dmitry Medvedev (L) poses for a picture with Ingush student Mussa Susurkiyev after decorating him with the Order of Courage during an awarding ceremony at the Kremlin in Moscow December 29, 2011. REUTERS/Yekaterina Shtukina/RIA Novosti/Kremlin (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS) THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS
  •  - Right Livelihood prize winner Huang Ming of Himin Solar in Dezhou City, China, attends a news conference in Stockholm

    Right Livelihood prize winner Huang Ming of Himin Solar in Dezhou City, China, attends a news conference in Stockholm

    Posted: 12/5/2011 5:18:30 PM EST
    Right Livelihood prize winner Huang Ming of Himin Solar in Dezhou City, China, attends a news conference in Stockholm, December 5 2011, prior to receiving the prize for his development and mass-deployment of technologies for harnessing solar energy. The Right Livelihood Award is given for demonstrations of personal courage and social transformation, according to its website. REUTERS/Jonas Ekstromer/Scanpix (SWEDEN - Tags: SOCIETY) NO COMMERCIAL OR BOOK SALES. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN
  •  - Right Livelihood prize winner Renee Vellve of international organisation GRAIN, speaks at a news conference in Stockholm

    Right Livelihood prize winner Renee Vellve of international organisation GRAIN, speaks at a news conference in Stockholm

    Posted: 12/5/2011 5:15:35 PM EST
    Right Livelihood prize winner Renee Vellve of international organisation GRAIN, speaks at a news conference in Stockholm, December 5 2011, prior to receiving the prize for protecting the rights of farming communities. The Right Livelihood Award is given for demonstrations of personal courage and social transformation, according to its website. REUTERS/Jonas Ekstromer/Scanpix (SWEDEN - Tags: SOCIETY) NO COMMERCIAL OR BOOK SALES. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN
  •  - Right Livelihood prize winner Huang Ming of Himin Solar in Dezhou City, China, bows after receiving the prize in Stockholm

    Right Livelihood prize winner Huang Ming of Himin Solar in Dezhou City, China, bows after receiving the prize in Stockholm

    Posted: 12/5/2011 5:08:57 PM EST
    Right Livelihood prize winner Huang Ming (L) of Himin Solar in Dezhou City, China, bows after receiving the prize in Stockholm, December 5, 2011, for his development and mass-deployment of technologies to harness solar energy. The Right Livelihood Award is given for demonstrations of personal courage and social transformation, according to its website. REUTERS/Maja Suslin/Scanpix (SWEDEN - Tags: SOCIETY) NO COMMERCIAL OR BOOK SALES. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN
  •  - Right Livelihood prize winner Jacqueline Moudeina of Chad, displays her diploma in Stockholm

    Right Livelihood prize winner Jacqueline Moudeina of Chad, displays her diploma in Stockholm

    Posted: 12/5/2011 5:05:58 PM EST
    Right Livelihood prize winner Jacqueline Moudeina of Chad, displays her diploma in Stockholm, December 5, 2011, after receiving the prize in parliament for her efforts to win justice for the victims of the former dictatorship in Chad. The Right Livelihood Award is given for demonstrations of personal courage and social transformation, according to its website. REUTERS/Maja Suslin/Scanpix (SWEDEN - Tags: SOCIETY) NO COMMERCIAL OR BOOK SALES. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN
  •  - Right Livelihood prize winner May Gaskin, founder and director of Farm Midwifery Center, receives her prize from prize founder von Uexkull in Stockholm

    Right Livelihood prize winner May Gaskin, founder and director of Farm Midwifery Center, receives her prize from prize founder von Uexkull in Stockholm

    Posted: 12/5/2011 5:02:43 PM EST
    Right Livelihood prize winner Ina May Gaskin, founder and director of the Farm Midwifery Center, located near Summertown, Tennessee, receives her prize from prize founder Jakob von Uexkull (L) in Stockholm, December 5, 2011, for her teaching and advocating of safe, woman-centred childbirth methods. The Right Livelihood Award is given for demonstrations of personal courage and social transformation, according to its website. REUTERS/Maja Suslin/Scanpix (SWEDEN - Tags: SOCIETY) NO COMMERCIAL OR BOOK SALES. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN
  •  - Right Livelihood prize winners Hobbelink and Vellve representing international organization GRAIN, display their diploma after receiving prize from prize founder von Uexkull in Stockholm

    Right Livelihood prize winners Hobbelink and Vellve representing international organization GRAIN, display their diploma after receiving prize from prize founder von Uexkull in Stockholm

    Posted: 12/5/2011 4:57:14 PM EST
    Right Livelihood prize winners Henk Hobbelink and Renee Vellve representing the international organization GRAIN, display their diploma after receiving the prize from prize founder Jakob von Uexkull (L) in the parliament in Stockholm, December 5 2011, for protecting the rights of farming communities. The Right Livelihood Award is given for demonstrations of personal courage and social transformation, according to its website. REUTERS/Maja Suslin/Scanpix (SWEDEN - Tags: SOCIETY) NO COMMERCIAL OR BOOK SALES. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN
  •  - Right Livelihood prize winner Jacqueline Moudeina of Chad speaks at a news conference in Stockholm

    Right Livelihood prize winner Jacqueline Moudeina of Chad speaks at a news conference in Stockholm

    Posted: 12/5/2011 4:49:10 PM EST
    Right Livelihood prize winner Jacqueline Moudeina of Chad speaks at a news conference in Stockholm, December 5 2011, prior to receiving the prize "for her tireless efforts at great personal risk to win justice for the victims of the former dictatorship in Chad ". The Right Livelihood Award is given for demonstrations of personal courage and social transformation. REUTERS/Jonas Ekstromer/Scanpix Sweden (SWEDEN - Tags: SOCIETY) NO COMMERCIAL OR BOOK SALES. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN
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    Posted: 11/5/2011 7:25:46 AM EST
    FILE - In this May 17, 2011 file photo, U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is seen at TIRR Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston. The joint memoir of Giffords and her husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly, is coming out Nov. 15. The book, titled "Gabby: A Story of Courage and Hope," was written with "The Last Lecture" co-author Jeffrey Zaslow. The book is the most personal and detailed look yet at Giffords? struggle over the past 10 months to relearn how to walk and talk, and her painful discovery that 12 others were wounded and six killed during the Jan. 8 attack. (AP Photo/southwestphotobank.com, P.K. Weis, File) MANDATORY CREDIT
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    Posted: 11/4/2011 11:55:47 AM EST
    FILE - In this May 17, 2011 file photo, U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is seen at TIRR Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston. The joint memoir of Giffords and her husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly, is coming out Nov. 15. The book, titled "Gabby: A Story of Courage and Hope," was written with "The Last Lecture" co-author Jeffrey Zaslow. The book is the most personal and detailed look yet at Giffords? struggle over the past 10 months to relearn how to walk and talk, and her painful discovery that 12 others were wounded and six killed during the Jan. 8 attack. (AP Photo/southwestphotobank.com, P.K. Weis, File) MANDATORY CREDIT