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Peace Corps, Peace Corps

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Peace Corps, Peace Corps, Wikimedia Commons, 2016

The Peace Corps is a volunteer service program overseen by the United States government. Following the success of some smaller programs, like…

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ICJ, Oscar S. Straus: International Court of Arbitration at The Hague

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ICJ, Oscar S. Straus: International Court of Arbitration at The Hague, ICJ, 2006

Oscar S. Straus wanted to be appointed to the court of arbitration at The Hague. The court had been established at the 1899 peace conference but…

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Unknown, Nobel Prize Awarded to Organizations

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Unknown, Nobel Prize Awarded to Organizations, Nobel Prize, Before 1896

The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded 26 times to organizations between 1901 and 2015. Twenty-three individual organizations have been awarded the…

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The World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations, The World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (WANGO)

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The World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations, The World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (WANGO), The World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations, 1987

The World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (WANGO) is an international organization uniting NGOs worldwide in the cause of advancing…

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Frances Benjamin Johnston/Library of Congress, Tuskegee Institute faculty with Andrew Carnegie

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Frances Benjamin Johnston/Library of Congress, Tuskegee Institute faculty with Andrew Carnegie, Library of Congress, 1906

Photo of Andrew Carnegie, founder of the Carnegie Corporation of New York, with members of the faculty of the Tuskegee Institute. “Andrew Carnegie…

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