"Means we use must be as pure as the ends we seek."

News: Martin Luther King Awarded Nobel Peace Prize. The 1964 Nobel Peace prize was given to Martin Luther King, Jr., who was, after Ralph Bunche, the second black American to win the award.

Pearl Buck (1892-1973), writer, civil rights activist, winner 1938 Nobel Prize in Literature. Born Hillsboro, West Virginia to missionary parents. Taken to China at 3 months old. Graduated Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Lynchburg, VA, Phi Beta Kappa, 1914. Masters from Cornell University in 1925. In 1949, outraged that existing adoption services considered Asian and mixed-race children unadoptable, Buck established Welcome House, Inc., the first international, interracial adoption agency.

Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu, was an American writer and novelist. As the daughter of missionaries, Buck spent most of her life before 1934 in China. Her most famous book was The Good Earth.

The Nobel Peace Prize 2011: Tawakkol Karman. Prize motivation:for "her non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work"

Tawakkol Karman - Nobel Peace Prize 2011 Nobel Peace Prize 2011 "for non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work"

Toni Morrison  ~ novelist -      The first African American to win the Nobel Prize for Literature and winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Her enthralling books illuminate the mysteries of the human heart and unflinchingly take on the toughest issues.

125 Most Influential Women

Toni Morrison - NOVELIST The first African American to win the Nobel Prize for Literature; winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Her enthralling books illuminate the mysteries of the human heart and unflinchingly take on the toughest issues.

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1964: Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin. Prize motivation: "for her determinations by X-ray techniques of the structures of important biochemical substances"

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin May 1910 - 29 July was a British biochemist who development of protein crystallography and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in

Elizabeth H. Blackburn Nobel Prize winner for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telemeres and the enzyme telomerase.

Elizabeth H. Blackburn-------The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2009 was awarded jointly to Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Carol W. Greider and Jack W. Szostak "for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase".

#Nobel #Prize #Winner #German #Germany #Food #Responsible #Cancer

#Nobel #Prize #Winner #German #Germany #Food #Responsible #Cancer

Marie Curie - 1st female professor at Paris U, winner of two Nobel prizes - which she donated, discovery of two elements as well as radioactivity

Marie Skłodowska-Curie was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the only woman to date to win in two fields, and the only person to win in multiple sciences.

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