The Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award 2013

Jeremy Corbyn with The Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award 2013

Jeremy Corbyn with The Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award 2013

The Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award for 2013 was awarded to Jeremy Corbyn, MP Islington North on 26th November 2013 at Portcullis House.

Thank you to all who attended

You can read Jeremy Corbyn’s speech by clicking here
You can also view photographs of the event by scrolling down the right hand column of our homepage to reach the Photo Gallery

The Trustees of The Gandhi Foundation agreed to offer him our International Peace Award in recognition of his consistent efforts over a 30 year Parliamentary career to uphold the Gandhian values of social justice and non‐violence. Besides being a popular and hard‐working constituency MP he has made time to speak and write extensively in support of human rights at home and world‐wide. His committed opposition to neocolonial wars and to nuclear weapons has repeatedly shown the lack of truth in the arguments of those who have opposed him.

http://www.jeremycorbyn.org.uk/

http://www.stopwar.org.uk/

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4 Comments on “The Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award 2013”

  1. Terry Kelly
    July 6, 2016 at 10:25 am #

    I don’t remember this being covered by the BBC, or the Labour Party saying anything about it either. Perhaps they were all in a huff because Tony Blair never won it!.

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  2. July 6, 2016 at 8:41 pm #

    Well Done Mr Corbyn. You deserved it. We are all behind you a million percent. X

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  3. July 7, 2016 at 10:41 pm #

    Reblogged this on dainagregory.

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  4. July 22, 2016 at 12:58 pm #

    An excellent choice.

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